The Department Chairperson provides academic leadership to the World Languages Department and serves as an integral member of the College and Campus administrative team. This individual facilitates learning, quality teaching, scholarships, and services. The Department Chairperson also provides support and advice in the collective bargaining process, ensures adherence to relevant areas of any collective bargaining agreement. This is a Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College’s District Board of Trustees.
Master’s Degree In TESOL, Foreign Language or related discipline and five (5) years relevant work experience in higher education and/or teaching
All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
Knowledge and understanding of the College’s organization, goals, objective, policies, and procedures
Knowledge and understanding of the requirements of accreditation agencies
Knowledge and understanding of a wide range of instructional systems development, training methods, techniques and formats
Excellent organizational and communication skills (verbal and written)
Skill in budget preparation and management