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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Applications accepted via email.  No phone calls please.  To apply, please email your (1) resume, (2) cover letter (including where you saw this posting), (3) salary requirements to humanresources@wma.edu.  A background check and drug test are required for employment.  EOE Employer/AAE/Vet/Disabled.

Position Overview: Wentworth Military Academy and College is accepting applications for an English Professor.  This full-time contract position for Wentworth’s College and is available in August.

Overview of Responsibilities:

  • Providing instruction for students in English and related disciplines
  • Developing lesson plans per established curriculum guidelines.
  • Establishes and maintains a classroom environment conductive to optimal learning
  • Manages student behavior in the classroom and takes appropriate action as required
  • Communicate with students and parents on routine matters related to instructional program and student progress etc. while complying with FERPA regulations
  • Register new students and complete degree audits
  • Collect and process all college grades and grade changes
  • Actively pursues professional development
  • Prepares a variety of materials/teaching methods aimed at maximizing the cadet/student learning.
  • Participates as requested on academy committees/boards and participates with clubs and activities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • Master’s degree with least 18 graduate hours in English, English Education, Composition, or Rhetoric
  • Previous teaching experience
  • Professional demeanor as demonstrated by strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Proficient and experienced with MS Office applications and database management

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: 

  • PhD in English focused program
  • Prior experience at a college level
  • Prior experience with SIS, Blackbaud, or other student database applications
  • Bilingual

Please apply by May 20, 2016. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Applications accepted via email.  No phone calls please.  To apply, please email your (1) resume, (2) cover letter (including where you saw this posting), (3) names and contact information for at least three professional references, and (4) salary requirements to humanresources@wma.edu . A background check and drug test are required for employment.  EOE Employer/AAE/Vet/Disabled

Wentworth Military Academy & College is an EOE/AAE/Vet/Disabled Employer

Should accommodations be required, contact humanresources@wma.edu
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