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ASL (Adjunct) Instructor

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Position Information

Applicant Special Instructions
Job Title ASL (Adjunct) Instructor
Classification Job Title Sign Language Interpretation (Adjunct) Instructor
Position Number To Be Determined
Requisition Number 14019
Department DM Sign Language Interpretation
Required Qualifications

The position requires at least (1) a Master’s degree in Deaf Studies, Deaf Education, Special Education with a concentration in ASL and/or interpreting, ASL Linguistics, ASL Teaching, Speech/Pathology or Sign Language Interpreting or (2) a Master’s degree in any discipline and national certification from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) or certification from the American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA).

Substitute of Experience for Education Permitted No
Job Description

This is to fill part-time adjunct faculty positions on the Dale Mabry, Plant City and SouthShore campuses.

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer applicants with: (1) previous higher education teaching experience and (2) work experience as a sign language interpreter.

Supplemental Job Information

The College is seeking applicants to teach part-time for upcoming semesters. Applications will remain actively on file for one year. To be considered, applicants must have been awarded the qualifying degree and/or qualifying graduate semester hours. If you are selected for a screening interview for an adjunct faculty position, you must bring an official transcript(s) in a sealed envelope from the educational institution to the interview. Applicants with a qualifying degree from an educational institution outside the United States and Canada must submit a foreign credential evaluation from one of the members of the National Association of Credential Evaluations Services (website: www.naces.org).

Additional Documents Required

To complete your application, you must attach a copy of your graduate academic transcripts from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, showing attainment of at least the minimum qualifications. Do not send official transcripts to the College unless specifically asked to do so at a later date. You can scan your transcript(s) and attach to the application. In addition, if you have certification, attach a copy to your application. If you cannot attach your transcripts, contact the Employment Office prior to the job close date (if applicable) and we will attach the document(s) for you. If the transcript does not reflect the awarding of the qualifying degree, or the attainment of the required graduate semester hours, attach written documentation from the educational institution showing when the degree was awarded or hours earned.

Campus Dale Mabry
Location 10 - Dale Mabry Campus
Pay Rate

Adjunct faculty is compensated at $64.67 per instructional point (based on the number of assigned load points). No distinction is made for advanced degrees and pay is calculated based on actual classes taught (the load points). Load points are generated: (1) one lecture or distance learning credit hour generates 10 load points and (2) one laboratory contact hour or one clinical contact hour generates 8 load points.

Pay Basis Load Points
Job Open Date 01/22/2014
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Responsible Hiring Manager Elizabeth Bonni, Margaret Lawless, Mary Bendickson
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Adjunct

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have requires at least (1) a Master's degree in Deaf Studies, Deaf Education, Special Education with a concentration in ASL and/or interpreting, ASL Linguistics, ASL Teaching, Speech/Pathology or Sign Language Interpreting or (2) a Master's degree in any discipline and national certification from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) or certification from the American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA)?
    • No
    • Yes
  2. * Which statement best describes your teaching experience at the community college or four-year educational institution level?
    • No experience
    • Less than two years experience
    • Between two and five years experience
    • More than five years experience
  3. * Describe your work experience as a sign language interpreter.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Transcript – Post Secondary Degree
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript 2
  4. Transcript 3
  5. Transcript 4
  6. License and Certifications
  7. Foreign Transcript Evaluation
  8. Media Portfolio
  9. Teaching Philosophy
  10. Other