Working Title Adjunct Spanish-Languages, Linguistics, Literatures, &
Adjunct/Part Time/GA $ Amount $2,718 for 3 credit hours
Posting Number A0852021
Department Name Languages, Linguistics, Literatures, & Cultures
Position Summary: Teach one, two, or three Elementary Spanish classes in
traditional face to face format on campus. If three classes, eligible for full
Courses available are 12:00-12:50 MWF; 1:00-1:50 MWF; and 2:00-2:50 MWF.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Advanced fluency in Spanish and native or
near-native fluency in English. Must have the skills and knowledge to teach in
a program grounded in ACTFL proficiency standards.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Job Duties & Responsibilities: Teach one, two, or three Elementary Spanish I
classes for Fall 2021.
Skills Considered Essential for Success
-Knowledge of the organization and administration of higher education.
-Knowledge of state, federal, and university rules, regulations and
-Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment.
-Ability to work collaboratively and independently with common goals as a part
of a team.
-Ability to make sound judgments and assist in resolving student concerns.
-Effective interpersonal communication, writing, and organizational abilities.
-Civility in all interactions of a public or confidential nature.
-Demonstrate follow-up contacts and consultations in a timely manner.
Required Education and/or Experience
Required Education and/or Experience: MA in Spanish or BA in Spanish with an
MA in Teaching or Language Education related field. Teaching experience and
language education coursework preferred.
License(s)/Certifications (Required or Preferred)
University, Campus, and Community Description
Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central
Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 10,000, of which more than
15% are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate
and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including doctoral programs
in five disciplines. The undergraduate student body consistently scores above
the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of
teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and
creative activities. UCA seeks to attract students and employees that are
dedicated to building a culture of diversity, belonging, inclusion, and
Background Check Requirements 00 - 01 - Criminal/Sex/Drug
Desired start date 08/16/2021
Background Check Statement
This position may be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender
registry, financial history background check and drug screening. A criminal
conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history
alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to
the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening
information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner
consistent with state and federal law.
UCA EEO Statement
The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty
and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and
opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment,
admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers
employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not
discriminate against a person on the basis of gender, race or color,
ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status,
socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs,
intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other
factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.
Open Date 06/10/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Special Instructions: To be considered, applicants must submit (1) a letter
of interest addressing their qualifications and ability to work in a
university setting; (2) a current CV; and (3) contact information for at
least two references (4) unofficial transcripts.
Posting Supplemental Questions
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Cover Letter/Letter of Application