Adult Ed Part-Time Instructor - Corrections

Adult Ed Part-Time Instructor - Corrections

(Part Time, Grant Funded)

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Knoxville is accepting applications for a Part-Time Instructor -Corrections in the Adult Education Program.

This position provides classroom instruction to adults with varying academic levels in a corrections setting for the six educational functioning levels.  The instructor uses a variety of instructional strategies that engage program participants in learning within a correctional environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate in Education or related field, Tennessee Teacher’s License (preferred or approved waiver, or experience in teaching.
  • Office Skills: Microsoft office – Microsoft Office Suite(i.e. PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Excel, etc) as well as the ability to learn to use other computer software
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Evidence of interpersonal /customer skills
  • Strong Organizational and analytical skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Travel to satellite class locations if necessary
  • Participate in local and state activities /staff development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in an adult education environment
  • Knowledge of data management system
  • Demonstrate command of content knowledge of current AE Curriculum and recommended resources
  • Maintain student files to track students for post testing
  • Work as team member

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan, teach and evaluate student work
  • Provide instruction for digital education classroom
  • Accept responsibility and is self-motivated
  • Demonstrate the ability to multi-task
  • Assist with graduation
  • Assist with student registration, assessment, orientation/counseling
  • Administer and interpret scores for CASAS and HiSET OPT exams for student placement and instruction
  • Organize and maintain confidential program and student files as well as report documentation, I including maintaining correct student sign-in sheets
  • Provide office coverage, customer service and assist with student registration, class assignment, attendance, and student goals
  • Maintain technical knowledge by engaging in opportunities to improve or increase skills
  • Contribute to team effort
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Maintaining time and effort documentation
  • Work toward classroom improvement based on program goals
  • Post-test all students after 40 hours of instruction
  • Work with Leadership Team to develop a program that supports students’ progression through the National Reporting System levels – ensuring  level gains

Application may be found at

Full-time responsibilities are based on a 37.5 hour work week.  Deadline for application is February 26, 2019

Application Deadline