CompTIA A+ Certification Prep Instructor

Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale, VA
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Role Title Role Code FLSA Non-Exempt Pay Band Working Title CompTIA A+ Certification Prep Instructor Position Number Agency Northern VA Community College Division NV280-VP Workforce Development Work Location Hiring Range Commensurate with teaching experience and education Emergency/Essential Personnel No EEO Category I-Faculty Full Time or Part Time Part Time Does this position have telework options? Does this position have a bilingual or multilingual skill requirement or preference? Work Schedule Varies based on class schedules Sensitive Position No Job Description NOVA Workforce is recruiting experienced instructors/trainers to teach non-credit courses that will prepare students to successfully pass the CompTIA A+ certification exams. Courses are delivered in a synchronous format in-person, virtually, and/or hybrid. Course Day/Time: TBD - courses may be offered evenings, weekends, or daytime bootcamps. This posting is designed to build a pool of potential instructors. There may or may not be any positions currently available, however, in order to be considered for current/future openings, please follow the application process. Duties include but are not limited to: Provide hands-on instruction and practical training to prepare students for the CompTIA A+ Core 1 and Core 2 exams. Training should focus on exam objectives. Create instructional materials (course outlines, syllabi, student handouts, hands-on exercises, assessments, and training aids). Evaluate students to ensure they are meeting learning objectives and are prepared for the certification exams. Curriculum design and development. Assist in class scheduling and program management. Special Assignments May be required to perform other duties as assigned. May be required to assist the agency or state government generally in the event of an emergency declaration by the Governor. KSA's/Required Qualifications Excellent organizational skills and classroom management skills. Ability to communicate complex subjects in a clear and engaging way. Ability to work with groups of varying ages, skills level, and socio-economic backgrounds. Ability to use a wide variety of teaching methods to promote learning. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work individually as well as on a team. Must be a self-starter and innovative thinker. Experience teaching "boot camp"A' style training courses is a plus. Associate's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience. Must hold active CompTIA A+ certification. Two (2) years' experience teaching technical training programs. One (1) years' experience teaching CompTIA A+ training program. Professional experience using exam objectives in real-world use case scenarios. Experience teaching adult learners. Experience in curriculum design and development. Preferred Qualifications Previous experience in an educational or training setting. CompTIA Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+) certification. Relevant industry experience. Operation of a State Vehicle No Supervises Employees No Required Travel No required travel Posting Number ADJ_221P Recruitment Type Public Number of Vacancies multiple depending on class availablity Position End Date (if temporary) Job Open Date 01/26/2021 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Agency Website Contact Name Email Phone Number Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Background Check Statement Disclaimer The selected candidate's offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment). Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth's Statement of Economic Interest. For more information, please follow this link: EEO Statement The Virginia Community College System, an EEO employer, welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and recognizes the benefits of a diverse workforce. Therefore, the VCCS is committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. We prohibit discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, mental or physical disabilities, political affiliation, veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. ADA Statement The VCCS is an EOE and Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), VCCS will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes. E-Verify Statement VCCS uses E-Verify to check employee eligibility to work in the United States. You will be required to complete an I-9 form and provide documentation of your identity for employment purposes. Quicklink for Posting Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ( ). Do you have an active CompTIA A+ certification? Yes No Do you have at least two (2) years' experience teaching technical training programs? Yes No Do you have at least one (1) years' experience teaching CompTIA A+ training program? Yes No Which certifications have you previously taught exam prep courses? (Open Ended Question) What strategies do you use to ensure students are successful in passing certification exams? (Open Ended Question) I understand that only information provided at the time of the application submission will be considered when determining my qualifications and only responses to Supplemental Questions that can be verified in my application and resume will be credited. Yes No Applicant Documents Required Documents Resume Cover Letter/Letter of Application Optional Documents Writing Sample Other Document Certificate PDF Portfolio or Website Sample Lesson Plan Sample Syllabus

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