Adjunct Instructor Pool - ELA Programs

Centralia College
United States
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Job Title: Adjunct Instructor Pool - ELA Programs
Location: Centralia College
Full/Part Time:
Job ID: 10696
About Us
Centralia College is located on a 30-acre campus in the heart of Centralia, Washington and has been serving students in the Lewis County region since 1925. As a comprehensive community college, Centralia College offers academic transfer and workforce programs, as well as adult basic education, ELL, and personal enrichment classes. The college also offers four Bachelor of Applied Science degrees: Information Technology - Application Development, Diesel Technology, Applied Management (Business), and Teacher Education.

In addition to the main campus in Centralia, Centralia College East in Morton is a smaller site that serves the needs of students in east Lewis County. Since the college is committed to the success of all students, Centralia College also provides educational programs at two corrections centers in southwest Washington - Garrett Heyns Education Center located in Shelton, Washington and Cedar Creek Corrections Center located in Littlerock, Washington. In total, the college serves more than 7,000 students annually. For more than 90 years, several generations of Lewis County residents have looked to Centralia College for their education and training needs.

For more information on Centralia College and what it can do for you, please call 360-736-9391 or visit
Job Description Centralia College is seeking qualified part-time instructors for our BEdA programs. This position will include teaching multilevel ELA, ABE, High School Plus, GED®, I-BEST, and other courses as identified. Instructional modalities will include face-to-face, hybrid, virtual, and online. Course assignments will vary quarter to quarter. This position may include evening hours and teaching at other locations. Duties and Responsibilities
    Develop and/or update class syllabusDevelop and teach to the objectives of the approved curriculumIdentify individual learning needs of students and make appropriate adjustments to instructionCreate and maintain an environment of rapport and respectMaintain up-to-date appropriate records which indicate student progress and attendance that meet college requirementsComplete student intake and administer CASAS pre- and post-testing Present a certificate of completion of Canvas 101, or complete Canvas 101 training within the first two quarters of employmentComplete mandatory CASAS trainings for assessmentQualifications
      Bachelor”s degree with a focus in English Language Learning, TESOL, TEFL, Linguistics or other related field from an accredited institution.Two years full-time teaching experience in adult learning or high school setting or equivalent experience. Experience using technologies commonly used in instruction and office environments, including ability to effectively use learning management systems in all class modalities.Preferred Qualifications
        Master”s degree with focus in English Language Learning English Language Learning, TESOL, TEFL, Linguistics or other related field from an accredited institution.Two years teaching experience in a community college or similar setting. Experience in curriculum design.Experience teaching cross-culturally, multi-level classes face-to-face, hybrid and online. Experience implementing Basic Skills requirements of the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, e.g., Washington Adult Learning Standards, CCRS familiarity, CASAS, etc. Conditions of Employment
        Centralia College faculty are represented by the Centralia College Federation of Teachers, Local No. 4469, AFT/AAFL-CIO.

        Adjunct employment is ongoing and filled based on need. Applications will be screened as they are received.


        Current lecture/lab rates ($886.41 - $1,358.22 per credit)


        Interested candidates may apply by submitting the following items:
        • Online Application
        • A cover letter that addresses:
          • Your interest in the position.
          • How you meet the qualifications--as well as any preferred qualifications.
          • Your ability to perform the responsibilities described in this announcement.
          • Your availability to teach face-to-face courses on our Centralia campus.
        • Detailed CV or résumé of all relevant educational and professional experience.
        Eligibility to Work
        If you are hired, you will need proof of identity, and documentation of U.S. citizenship or legal authorization to work.
        Background Check
        Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant”s suitability and competence to perform in the position.
        EEO Statement
        Centralia College has a strong institutional commitment to the principles of diversity in all areas. In that spirit, we strongly urge all qualified applicants, especially people of color, persons of disability, women, and disabled and Vietnam era veterans, to apply. Centralia College is an Equal Opportunity employer.

        It is the policy of Centralia College to assure equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age (over 40), religion, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.

        Centralia College does not discriminate in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Designated Title II, VI, VII, IX, Section 504, ADA compliance officer: Vice President for Human Resources and Equity, Hanson Hall Room 101, Centralia College, 600 Centralia College Blvd, Centralia WA 98531-4099, (360)623-8943.

        The Human Resources Office is accessible for persons with disabilities. Those who need disability accommodation in the application/employment process, please call (360)623-8943.
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        Title IX Statement
        Centralia College is compliant with Title IX best practices. For more information visit, Title IX.