About Westchester Community College:
The Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC), a division of Westchester Community College, is seeking highly motivated and energetic instructional and student support personnel to join its team. Located in Yonkers, NY, WEOC provides tuition-free non-credit academic and vocational training to eligible under served adults. Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and computer skills, and the ability to work with diverse populations, required.
Seeking energetic and engaging Adjunct Faculty to teach Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention-Revised (SCIP-R) in the Direct Support Professional Program. Successful candidates will deliver the New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities curriculum that provides students with an awareness of the needs of persons with developmental disabilities and equips students with skills for crisis prevention and intervention in order to gain competence when responding to a behavior crisis. The Adjunct Faculty member will empower students with methods of assisting and teaching individuals to maintain self-control and will engage students to use proactive methods of positive behavior support. Successful candidates must demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of a diverse population and have the ability to work effectively with students who have barriers to employment. Specify evening availability.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor's degree in education or related field, Master's Degree, NYS SCIP-R Instructor Certification, and 1 year of prior group teaching or training at risk adult students required. The successful candidate must be highly organized and detail-oriented. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three (3) years of prior group teaching or training experience, of which at least one (1) year must have been with at risk, adult students strongly preferred.
POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open until filled.
SALARY & BENEFITS: $80.95/hour. No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.
TO APPLY: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please submit your resume and cover letter.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.