Associate Instructor of Fast Track, Full Time

Title: Associate Instructor of Fast Track, Full-Time

Employee Classification: Faculty

Institution: TCAT-Knoxville

Department: Special Industry

Campus Location: TCAT Knoxville

Job Summary

This position will provide quality instruction for student learning in multiple introductory areas and maintain a positive learning environment in the classroom and laboratories. This position will work 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday, with a 30-minute lunch break.

Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency
  • Post-secondary diploma or A.A.S. in technical fields related to occupation
  • Three (3) years of employment experience in the related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • K12 and/or dual enrollment experience
  • Teaching and Banner experience
  • Experience with SkillsUSA Career Essentials


  • Fast Track Associate Instructor is responsible for providing individualized classroom and lab instruction to students.

  • The instructor must monitor, grade, and evaluate individual students’ progress, maintain student records in the college’s student records management software, maintain appropriate documentation, and submit timely reports.

  • The instructor must also maintain good public relations with related businesses and industries, cooperate with outside agencies, and supervise students.

  • Other duties include course content development, student record keeping and industry recruitment, participation in professional development activities, and participation in student organizations.

  • Some travel is required. - (Essential)


  • Computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office and other common software programs
  • Strong abilities in multi-tasking, customer service, interpersonal skills, and organization
  • Must possess communication skills necessary to interact with students effectively, the public, and employees at all levels, both written and verbally
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to provide both theory and practical instruction
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to meet deadlines