South Suburban College
South Suburban College

Adjunct Instructors Wanted

Typically South Suburban College hires a number of adjunct faculty members each semester to teach a variety of courses. If you are interested in teaching for us on a part time basis please submit your vitae or resume to the Office of Human Resources and we will contact you as opportunities become available.

Application Procedure

Submit cover letter, resume, licensure credentials (in Health Professions positions), and unofficial transcripts to: 

South Suburban College
Office of Human Resources, Room 1245
15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473

Unofficial transcripts must be submitted for consideration.

Or email resumebank@ssc.edu*

*In order to ensure that your information is received in a timely manner, please send to the resumebank. Applications sent to any other email address will not be accepted.

Biology

Course: All BIOLOGY courses
Minimum Requirement: A Bachelors degree in any of the life sciences; a Master’s degree in Education or any of the life sciences.
Preferred Requirements: Master degree preferred. Teaching experience in a high school or community college setting; the ability to teach Microbiology, General Biology, and Anatomy and Physiology.

Building Construction Technology

Course: BLD 101 - Carpentry
Minimum Requirement: 5 years minimum experience in framing.
Preferred Requirement: B. S. and previous teaching experience preferred.

Course: BLD 102 - Masonry
Minimum Requirement: 5 years minimum experience in concrete and brick work.
Preferred Requirement: B.S. and previous teaching experience preferred.

Course: BLD 103 - Home Energy Dynamics
Minimum Requirement: 1 - 3 years minimum experience in Building Science with some experience in Energy Auditing procedures.
Preferred Requirement: B. S. and previous teaching experience preferred.

Course: BLD 105 - Print Reading
Minimum Requirement: 3 years minimum experience.
Preferred Requirement: B. S. and previous teaching experience preferred.

Course: BLD 203 - Estimating
Minimum Requirement: 5 years minimum experience in construction materials estimating.
Preferred Requirement: B. S. and previous teaching experience preferred.

Course: BLD 225 - Residential Home Inspections  
Preferred Requirement: Licensed Home Inspector preferred

Chemistry

Course: CHM 113 - General Chemistry
Minimum Requirements: M.S. in Chemistry; or M.A. and 18 credit hours in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related disciplines.
Preferred Requirements: M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemistry with teaching experience at the community college/university level.

Court Reporting/Verbatim Technology

Course: Various Speedbuilding Courses
Minimum Requirement: Minimum A.S. in Court Reporting 
Preferred Requirement: 2+ years of teaching experience.

Economics

Course: ECO 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics
Minimum Requirement: Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and at least 18 graduate credit hours in Economics or a closely related field is the minimum requirement.

Course: ECO 202 - Principles of Microeconomics
Minimum Requirement: Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and at least 18 graduate credit hours in Economics or a closely related field is the minimum requirement.

English

Course: ENG 097 – Writer’s Workshop I
Minimum Requirement: Minimum B.A. in English; 2+ years of teaching experience preferred.

Course: ENG 098 – Writer’s Workshop II
Minimum Requirement: Minimum B.A. in English; 2+ years of teaching experience preferred.

Course: ENG 099 – Writer’s Workshop III (Developmental Writing)
Minimum Requirement: Minimum B.A. in English; 2+ years of teaching experience preferred.

Course: ENG 101 – Composition and Rhetoric
Minimum Requirement: Minimum B.A. and M.A. in English with a minimum of 12 hours in composition.

Course: ENG 102 – Composition and Research
Minimum Requirement: Minimum B.A. and M.A. in English with a minimum of 12 hours in composition.

Geology

Course: GLG 101 - Physical Geology
Minimum Requirement: Master’s degree in geology or a related field with previous teaching experience.

An evening section is available for the 2014 Spring semester, classes start the week of January 13, 2014.

Health Professions

Course: All EMT-B courses
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's with at least two (2) years of experience; OR
    AA and 6 years of experience; OR
    The equivalent (candidates making application on the basis of equivalency must submit all materials requested for an equivalency judgment, indicated on the Equivalency Process link); Bachelor's with at least two (2) years of experience; OR
    AA and 6 years of experience; OR
    The equivalent (candidates making application on the basis of equivalency must submit all materials requested for an equivalency judgment, indicated on the Equivalency Process link)
  • A current license as an EMT-B, EMT-I, EMT-P, RN or physician;
  • A minimum of four years of experience in pre-hospital emergency care;
  • At least two years of documented teaching experience;
  • Documented classroom teaching experience, i.e., BTLS, PHTLS, CPR, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Documented successful completion of the Illinois EMS Instructor Education Course or equivalent to the National Standard Curriculum for EMS Instructors. :
    • A Physician, Registered Nurse, Physician Assistant, or Paramedic currently licensed in California with at least 2 years of academic or clinical experience in the practice of emergency medicine or pre-hospital care in the last 5 years.
    • An Advanced EMT or EMT who is currently certified in California with at least 2 years of academic or clinical experience in the practice of emergency medicine or pre-hospital care in the last 5 years.

Course: All MEDICAL ASSISTING courses
Minimum Qualifications:

  • The faculty must be credentialed in medical assisting by a credentialing organization accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and must have at minimum, a baccalaureate degree in an Allied Health related field.
  • Faculty must be knowledgeable in course content, as evidenced by education and/or experience, effective in directing and evaluating student learning and laboratory performance, and be prepared in educational theory and techniques.
  • Faculty must have teaching experience in postsecondary and/or vocational/technical education.
  • Knowledgeable of the Medical Assisting Educational Review Board (MAERB) standards and guidelines.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree preferred in an Allied Health related field.
  • At least three 3-5 years experience in teaching on a college level affiliated with an accredited Medical Assisting program.
  • Experience with developing didactic and clinical outcomes/curricula on a program and course level.
  • Excellent technology and classroom management skills.
  • Knowledge of the Medical Assisting industry needs, which includes active participation in professional organizations.

Course: All MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNOLOGY courses
Minimum Qualifications:

  • The faculty must be certified as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Certified Coding Specialist Physician-based (CCS-P) and must have at minimum, a baccalaureate degree.
  • The faculty must have experience in curriculum development, instructional theory, evaluations, counseling of students, program management and other methods for obtaining student outcomes.
  • Knowledgeable of the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) and AHIMA standards.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree preferred in HIT/HIM.
  • At least three 3-5 years experience in teaching on a college level affiliated with an accredited HIT program.
  • Experience with developing didactic and clinical outcomes/curricula on a program and course level.
  • Excellent technology and classroom management skills.
  • Knowledge of the HIT industry needs, which includes active participation in professional organizations.
Human Services

Course: HSA 110 – Sign Language I
Minimum Requirement: American Sign Language fluency required.
Preferred Requirement: RID/NAD certification and at least 3 years professional teaching experience.

Paralegal

Position: Part Time Paralegal Instructor to teach Law Office Technology

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate degree at time of hiring;
  • a licensed, practicing attorney;
  • Demonstrative experience, knowledge, and understanding of legal technology, including but not limited to: electronic research, spreadsheets, electronic databases, office management software, case management and organization software, electronic discovery, and litigation support software;
  • Previous experience working with paralegals.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior college teaching experience preferred

Beginning Date: August 18, 2014

Application Deadline: July 14, 2014

Nursing

The Nursing Department at South Suburban College is seeking part-time adjunct clinical faculty in Fundamentals, Medical-Surgical, Advanced Medical-Surgical, Mental Health and OB/PEDS. Responsibilities for clinical include but is not limited to providing clinical educational experience that is reflective of didactic classroom learning. Minimum Requirements: Master Degree in Nursing, a minimum of two years experience in education and/or clinical education, and a license in Illinois. An Indiana license would be a plus.

Non-Credit

The Business & Career Institute of South Suburban College, a leading provider of adult education and training for business and industry, is looking for innovative instructors, facilitators, and consultants to collaborate in meeting training needs for the current and future world of work. We are seeking applicants with experience in cutting edge topics within the fields of:

  • Industrial Manufacturing Processes and Maintenance
  • Transportation, Warehousing, and Logistics
  • Food Manufacturing
  • Conflict Management
  • Benchmarking
  • Homeland Security
  • Six Sigma
  • Quality Improvement and Lean Manufacturing
  • Soft Skills, Sales, Industrial Safety
  • Computer Skills
  • English As a Second Language, Shop Math, CAD, and more.

Additionally, trainers in leisure time activities, such as arts and crafts, etc. are also wanted.

New approaches are sough in bi-lingual training, leading edge information tools, and techniques that are based on industry certified and recognized programs.

Please e-mail your resume and description of topics to bcijobopportunities@ssc.edu. For more information, call Nancy Burrows at (708) 596-2000 ext. 2556.


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