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College Preparation - Instructor - Mathematics and English/Reading

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Position Information

Position Title College Preparation - Instructor - Mathematics and English/Reading
Position Type Faculty
Department Workforce Development and Community Partnerships
Full Time or Part Time Part Time
Fixed Term/Tenure Track
Grade n/a
Salary Range
Hiring Salary Range
Union/Non Union
Job Description Summary

Mathematics and English/Reading instructors needed for college preparation program with high school students. The program runs from July 10, 2017-August 3, 2017 at Prince George’s Community College 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. This program will be repeated multiple times over the next several semesters. This program is grant based and dependent upon grant funding. The curriculum has been designed and successfully used with multiple groups of high school students. The curriculum is hands-on and student-centered, and provides the skills and concepts needed to pass college entrance exams.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. Must have teacher certification in Mathematics, English, or Reading for Middle School or Secondary Education OR college teaching experience in one of these three areas, OR either certification or college teaching in related fields.
  2. Must have strong pedagogical skills in hands-on, interactive teaching.

CRITERIA: The following criteria, which are not the sole criteria used in the final hiring decision, will be used to review the applications of those persons who meet the stated minimum qualifications and to select those qualified applicants who will be interviewed. Other information and observations made during the interview process may be considered in the selection process. Resume/CV and cover letter are required with the application. Please ensure that your documents address the criteria listed below for this position.

  1. Be enthusiastic and flexible
  2. Ability to teach abstract concepts in fun and concrete ways
  3. Ability to team teach and work collaboratively with other teachers.
Job Requirements
  1. Work schedule (Times and days) vary by school.
  2. Provide evidence of teaching certifications, or other professional qualifications listed on the application.
  3. As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
  4. A fingerprint supported background investigation will be conducted prior to the offer of employment. A signed authorization for release of personal information will be required if selected for an interview.
Is Background Check Required? Yes

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ADJ06911/12
Open Date 11/30/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Background Check Statement
Special Instructions to Applicants

If you have questions, please contact:
Dr. Terry Bridger at

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Which of the following best describes your level of completed education? (Education details must be included in your application.)
    • Master's Degree or above from an accredited college/university
    • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university
    • Associate's Degree from an accredited college/university
    • One to two years of college credit (30 credit hours is equivalent to one year)
    • Less than 30 credits from an accredited college/university
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • None of the above
  2. * Please describe in detail the extent of relevant teaching experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have the certification and/or license as required for this position? (See minimum qualifications on posting).
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • HERC
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • Hispanic Outlook
    • Indeed
    • Personal Referral
    • PGCC Website
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook)
    • The Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • The Washington Post
    • Other: Please indicate below
    • Educause
  5. How did you hear about this employment opportunity? If you selected "Other" please indicate source:

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Certifications - See Minimum Qualifications for type
  4. Other