Job Description

Adjunct DOC College Funded Instructor

Position Title: Adjunct DOC College Funded Instructor
Department: Dept of Corrections
Supervisor: President

Description of Essential Functions (critical tasks):

Job Summary: Responsible for teaching in discipline areas as assigned by the respective Associate Dean. All instructors are expected to demonstrate a mastery of the subject matter and a commitment to teaching and learning, with a focus upon student retention and success.
  • Observes, supports, and enforces the regulations, policies, and programs of Lake Land College; adheres to the procedures outlined in the Adjunct Faculty Handbook.
  • Comply with Illinois Department of Corrections Regulations and procedures.
  • Prepares instructional materials, including a course syllabus using the syllabus template provided; follows course outlines approved by the College; evaluates and assesses student performance.
  • Arrive at work site prior to beginning of established shift, signing in and out on designated college and DOC forms.
  • Arrive at the classroom prior to the scheduled class time.
  • Conduct oneself in a professional manner.
  • Submits required documentation, attendance forms, final course grades, and other information as requested or required by the associate dean; maintains accurate scholastic student records.
  • Remains current with content, technology, and instructional methods and strategies in the discipline.
  • Maintains regular communication with associate dean, especially with regard to absences and/or cancelling class.
  • Maintain supervision of students in assigned areas and report any issues immediately to security staff and associate dean.
  • Assist institutional personnel during emergency situations
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by the associate dean.

Specific Functional Job Requirements

Education: Master's Degree in in the discipline.
Experience: Minimum of 2,000 hours work experience in the field.
Knowledge: Demonstrates ability to learn the Lake Land College information systems and processes; maintains all professional credentials required to teach in area of discipline.
Skills Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, ability to adapt instruction to various academic levels and learning styles, superior command of the English language, expertise with instructional technology
Personal: Open minded, innovative, enthusiastic, positive attitude, and adaptive to new teaching technologies.
Physical: Physical ability to perform the job functions and travel as the job requires.
Machines and equipment used: Office and classroom technology.

General Employment Statement

A. Length of training and Probationary Period: 90 days
B. Hours of Work Day: Varies
C. Group Affiliation: Part-Time Grade Level:
D. Condition of Employment: Board policy
E. Position: E

Job Demands

Some = 1-3 hours/day Frequently = 4-6 hours/day Very Frequently = 7+ hours/day

Job Demand None Some Freq Very Freq

Physician Requirements

Physical Requirements Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Type Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Judgment and Reasoning Required