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Part-Time Faculty: Upward Bound Instructor - Various Subjects Needed (Pool)

companyUmpqua Community College
locationRoseburg, OR, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023

UPWARD BOUND INSTRUCTOR

Faculty Part-Time Temporary

The position of Upward Bound Instructor is a Pooled Position and applications will be reviewed on an as needed on-going basis. Please note this is a temporary position for Summer Academy. 

Are you interested in pushing the boundaries of what education could be for a dynamic community college in a beautiful rural setting? If yes, then this is the position for you!

As a Part-Time Non-Credit Faculty Upward Bound Instructor, you will be hired for Summer Academy. Summer Academy includes the following key dates: 1) Summer Academy classes run Monday-Thursday, June 26-July 20. 2) Final presentations, July 19-20. Every summer, the program designs themed-based classes in several areas. The Upward Bound program is looking for engaging instructors who will develop hands-on, interactive project-based classes. Upward Bound program is a federally funded grant that provides supplemental academic instruction and the advising needed to get low-income, first-generation college students into the college of their choice. Hands-on, experiential learning is critical, and classes that involve service learning are encouraged. The program is looking for instructors with knowledge in science, language arts, math, and more. New classes and offerings can be developed based on the instructor. Class sizes range from 10 – 20 students. 

REVIEW THE JOB DESCRIPTION HERE: 

https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/umpquacommunitycollege/classspecs/15…

If you have an interest in coming to work every day to invest in the vitality of our next generation's opportunities for career, personal and economic success, we welcome your application. We have the very best students, and our team is looking for the very best colleague to help reach its goals. Bring your energy, diligence, commitment, and collaborative spirit for student success to UCC. 

REASONS TO WORK HERE

 Fun, innovative atmosphere

Ability to transform lives and enrich communities

Opportunity to work with helpful, caring, and friendly coworkers

Professional Development Opportunities

Beautiful Rural Campus 

The Douglas County community through UCC is building upon 50+ years of rich academic experiences and lives changed through higher education. We are a student-centered, positive working environment that thrives on innovation. We are committed to ensuring that everyone who interacts with our campus feels included, valued, and inspired to fulfill our mission to transform lives and enrich communities. 


 Umpqua Community College is located in beautiful Southern Oregon between the mountains of the Cascade Range to the east and the Coastal Range to the west. Hiking, biking, camping and skiing are a short car ride away and the town is surrounded on all sides by the amazing Umpqua River for fishing and water sports. The area is also home to over 40 wineries and many breweries with a bustling downtown. Roseburg has everything you’d want from a small town and has easy access to the bigger cities of Portland and Eugene by jumping on I-5. Roseburg has live-ability, a friendly feel and is ready to be home to your next career and family adventure. To learn more about our amazing community, click here: https://www.experienceroseburg.com/

 
QUALIFICATIONS

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • Previous experience in teaching or developing curriculum preferred.
  • Demonstrated sensitivity and experience working with individuals from diverse social, economic, ethnic, academic, and cultural backgrounds required.
  • First generation college graduate preferred.
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:
 For full consideration applicants must submit with their application all of the following:

  • A cover letter which addresses your interest in Umpqua Community College and how you would excel in this position;
  • Current resume that includes educational and professional work experience;
  • A list of 3 professional references listing contact information including email address;


 VETERANS PREFERENCE
 Umpqua Community College Honors Veterans Preference

 Applicants are eligible to use Veterans’ Preference when applying with Umpqua Community College in accordance with ORS 408.225, 408.230 and 408.235; and OAR 105-040-0010 and 105-040-0015. Preference will be given only if the applicant meets the minimum criteria of the position and electronically attach the required documentation at the time of application.
 Documents Required

  • Member Copy 4 of the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214 or 215)
  • or...
  • Letter from the US Department of Veterans’ Affairs indicating receipt of a non-service connected pension. Disabled Veterans must also submit a copy of Veterans disability preference letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs. You can request copies of your military service record through the National Archives website.

For information regarding Veterans’ Preference qualifications, visit www.oregonjobs.com.
 If you wish to self-identify under Section 503 as an individual with a disability, please provide this information by completing Department of Labor Form CC-305 available at www.dol.gov.
 
 Statement of Equal Opportunity
Umpqua Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that we will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard for race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, handicaps or veterans status. This policy affirms UCC's commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all vestiges of discriminatory practices that might exist.
 
 Employment with Umpqua Community College is contingent upon background check approval.