Washburn Tech Technical Instructor Vacancies

Vacancy - Evening Adjunct Technical Instructor Computer and Networking

Washburn Institute of Technology seeks applications for a Computer and Networking adjunct technical instructor at the Washburn Institute of Technology for the 2014-2015 school year. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire. This position is a part-time evening position.  The area of instruction is in the second-year networking technologies section of the program. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Technical Instructors are expected to provide positive role models for students. Instruction shall be based on current state-of-the-art practices in the field.

  • Participate in the development, organization,      implementation and evaluation of curriculum.
  • Participate in developing standards for student      admission, progression and program completion.
  • Develop course objectives and content and laboratory      experiences and implement the course of study in cooperation with other      faculty.
  • Teach both theoretical and practical learning      experiences.
  • Select and maintain appropriate materials, audiovisuals      and equipment to enhance student education.
  • Direct, guide and evaluate student performance in the      clinical and laboratory setting.
  • Maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Maintain student records pertaining to the program.
  • Evaluate each course taught and performance in      teaching.
  • Assist in selection, recruitment, retention,      evaluation, advising and counseling of program students.
  • Submit recommendations related to budget and purchases.
  • Actively participate in professional organizations and      advisory committees.  Attend seminars, conferences and workshops.
  • Develop and maintain working relationships and      constructive interaction with other technical instructors, both in the      program and across the institution, and personnel of the school,      cooperating agencies and community groups.
  • Serve as a member of committees as assigned.
  • Perform all other functions necessary for the proper      operation of assigned courses.
  • Ability to move and maneuver equipment and materials      weighing as much as 50 pounds.

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED:  Associates degree.  Two years or ‘4000 hours’ work experience as a network support technician or supervisor. Cisco: CCNA (Routing & Switching), CCNA Security, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+

PREFERRED:  Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related field. Teaching experience at the post-secondary level, and certifications listed above.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

To apply for these positions, submit a letter of interest, resume, names and phone numbers of three professional references, transcript(s), college transcript(s), and copy of current credentials to cindy.rodman@washburn.edu or mail to Associate Dean of Instruction, Washburn Institute of Technology, 5724 SW Huntoon St, Topeka, KS  66604. Review of résumés will begin July 1, 2014 and continue until position is filled.  

TO ENRICH EDUCATION THROUGH DIVERSITY, WASHBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.  CANDIDATES FROM UNDER-REPRESENTED GROUPS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.