Part Time Instructor Criminal Justice (POOL)

Central Oregon Community College
September 24, 2023
Offerd Salary:$714
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Part time
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Position Information

Position Title Part Time Instructor Criminal Justice (POOL)

Classification Title Part Time Instructor Hourly rate, Stipend, or Load Unit $714 LU Revision Date 07/01/2022 Position Type/Employee Class Part-Time Instructor Overtime Eligible Exempt FLSA Status Learned Professional Campus Location Bend Primary Purpose

Provide instruction in Criminal Justice as a member of an instructional team of full and part time instructors. Instruction is primarily in the 100 level required courses in the Associate of Applied Science Degree. These courses include, Introduction to Criminal Justice, The Judicial Process and Law Enforcement. Criminal Justice faculty should have some experience in the field through law enforcement, corrections or probation and parole. In addition to teaching within the criminal justice curriculum, faculty will direct student discussion, select learning experiences appropriate for meeting objectives and evaluate student performance in the classroom.

This is a part-time instructor position, non-represented and non-benefited.

Essenatial Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide instruction in Criminal Justice courses in classroom, remote, or online delivery mode using established course outcomes. This includes providing individual conference time to guide and evaluate student progress. Teaching assignments may include courses taught during the day and/or evening, classes taught on any of the four campuses COCC serves, by interactive video chat technology.
  • Cooperate with the Business Department efforts to revise and standardize curricula for these classes.
  • Attend regular trainings as scheduled by the department or College.
  • Perform other essential duties and tasks specific to each location, as assigned.
  • Department Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    Individuals must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the duties and responsibilities of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities. The individual is expected to follow College work rules and policies.

  • Thorough knowledge of field of Criminal Justice based on education and/or experience in the field.
  • Knowledge of teaching and instruction of various audiences and group dynamics.
  • Visual ability, corrected, to enable instructor to observe, direct, and supervise students in classroom situations.
  • Ability to operate or oversee the operation of computers, video chat technology (e.g. Zoom) and familiarity with or willingness to learn the learning management system (LMS) used at COCC.
  • Ability to orally communicate effectively with others, using the English language, with or without the use of an interpreter.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing, using the English language, with or without the use of auxiliary aids or services.
  • Ability to review, understand and apply concepts presented in training programs, conferences, and/or professional literature.
  • Ability to work with other faculty and COCC staff at all levels.
  • Willingness to travel and/or teach at various hours and locations, as required.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with and contribute to a diverse workplace through ideas or experience.
  • Ergonomic Requirements

    Regular office hours are established between 8 am – 5 pm during the workweek. A flexible work schedule, including nights and weekends, may be necessary due to the nature of the responsibilities. Incumbent must be able to function effectively indoors in an office environment engaged in work of primarily a sedentary nature. Requires the ability to work at a workstation for extended periods. Requires to write, read written materials and computer screens, and ability to use telephonic conversations. Occasional lifting up to 25lbs. All individuals are required to be able to perform the essential functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

    Minimum Requirements

  • Master's Degree or equivalent required.
  • Equivalency Statement

    The College recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants who do not meet minimum qualifications but present other qualifications or experience equivalent to those required will be considered and are encouraged to apply. To qualify under equivalency, applicants must indicate how they qualify under equivalency by responding to the supplemental question presented during the application process.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • College Teaching experience preferred
  • EEO Statement

    The goal of Central Oregon Community College is to provide an atmosphere that encourages our faculty, staff and students to realize their full potential. In support of this goal, it is the policy of Central Oregon Community College that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran or military status, pregnancy or any other classes protected under federal and state statutes in any education program, activities or employment. Persons with questions about this statement should contact Human Resources at 541.383.7216 or the Vice President for Student Affairs at 541.383.7211.

    This policy covers nondiscrimination in both employment and access to educational opportunities. When brought to the attention of the appropriate parties, any such actions will be promptly and equitably responded to according to the process outlined in general procedures sections N-1, N-2, or N-3.

    In support of COCC's EEO statement, bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is considered a plus, along with experience working in a diverse multicultural setting.

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest level of education?
  • No High School Diploma or GED
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Professional Certification or License (not a degree)
  • Associates Degree
  • Bachelors Degree in Progress
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters Degree In Progress
  • Masters Degree
  • Ph.D. in Progress
  • Ph.D.
  • J.D.
  • M.D.
  • Other Doctorate Level Degree
  • Although only a preference, do you have any college teaching experience? Briefly explain your experience:
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • The College recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants who do not meet minimum education and/or experience requirements, but present other qualifications or experience equivalent to those required are encouraged to apply and provide an equivalency statement here. Your statement should make clear the requirement you are addressing and why you feel your education/experience is equivalent. Please be aware that applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements and do not provide an equivalency statement may not advance to the next stage of the recruitment process.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • In support of COCC's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, bilingual fluency in English and another language is considered a plus: Please list any languages other than English in which you are fluent (read and write)
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • The College is NOT able to support Visa applications for this position. Applicants must already be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this position. Are you, or will you be eligible to work in the US by the start date of the position?
  • Yes
  • No
  • COCC employees must work and reside in the state of Oregon at the time their work is being performed. Are you, or will you be residing in the state of Oregon by the start date of this position?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Are you a U.S. military veteran? COCC provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment. To receive veterans' preference in this recruitment process, you must upload your DD214 and 215 (215 if applicable) or certification that you expect to be honorably discharged from the military within 120 days of certifying veteran status as supporting documentation. You will have the opportunity to upload the document(s) in the next step of this application process.
  • Yes, I am a veteran
  • No, I am not a veteran
  • If you have identified yourself as a qualified veteran or disabled veteran by submitting your DD214 and DD215 (if applicable) form(s) as proof of veteran status, please describe any transferable skills earned during your military service that you feel relate to the requirements/preferences of this position.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Background checks are required for all employees of COCC. Should an offer of employment be made to you and accepted by you, you will receive an email from COCC / HireRight Screening requesting your consent and basic information to complete the check. The offer of employment will be conditional upon satisfactory completion of the criminal background check. Confirmed findings on a criminal background check will not automatically disqualify you from being hired into a position. Results are evaluated on a case-by-case basis, considering the job responsibilities and other risk factors. Additional information regarding COCC's criminal history check policy can be found online in the General Procedures Manual, Section HR-2-1. Please indicate here if you will provide consent to the criminal history check when requested by the College
  • Yes, I will provide my consent when requested
  • No, I will not provide my consent when requested
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume/Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • College Transcript 1 (unofficial)
  • Optional Documents

  • Letter of Recommendation 1
  • US Military DD 214
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