Adjunct/ Camino Program



Job description

Manhattan College is an independent Catholic institution of higher learning that embraces all faiths, cultures, and traditions. The mission of Manhattan College is to provide a contemporary educational experience that prepares graduates for lives of personal development, professional success, civic engagement, and service to their fellow human beings. The College pursues this mission through programs integrating a broad liberal education with a concentration in specific disciplines in the arts and sciences or professional preparation in business, education, and engineering.

The Camino program is an English-supported associate degree program in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS). SCPS offers various programs for learners seeking to advance their careers and fulfill their personal goals. We provide degrees, certificates, and non-degree programming in Leadership and Administration, Healthcare Professions, and General Education for ESL/ENL students. The Camino program, the first associate degree at the College, provides native Spanish-speaking students an opportunity to complete their degree while improving their English language proficiency.

The Camino Intensive Language College Pathway Program (CILCPP) is a two-week intensive language program for English as a Second Language (ESL) high school students in New York City. This language program will provide these students with opportunities to practice the English language through visits to various New York City cultural sites. The program will also help students prepare for the college application, offering workshops on financial aid, writing a college entrance essay, and finding the right program to fit academic and career interests. At the end of the program, the students will have increased proficiency in the English language and a better understanding of how and why to pursue a college degree. This program starts July 10 and ends July 21.

The perfect candidate will want to spend the first two weeks of July teaching classes of 15-17 students of varying English proficiency. Summer courses cater to the needs of students and improve their general English language skills. As the instructor, you will be able to add your own “sparkle” to the daily lesson plans, ensuring students gain essential language skills and they have fun while they are doing it. You will provide academic instruction to students through communicative English language courses; assess and develop cognitive abilities, communication skills, and higher-order thinking skills among students through appropriate assignments and activities in one-on-one, classroom, and other instructional settings; Plan and organize instruction utilizing the curricula; Maintain current, accurate records of course enrollment and attendance.

Manhattan College is committed to ensuring equal access to its educational programs and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, sex/gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/partnership status, disability, age, citizenship status, veteran status, predisposing genetic characteristics, caregiver status, credit history, arrest/conviction record, unemployment status, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking, or any other legally protected status. This policy adheres to the requirements of Title Seven, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and Federal Executive Orders 11246 and 11375, and seeks to implement the objective and methods set forth in the Department of Labor. Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Equal opportunity can only be achieved through demonstrated cooperation from all members of the Manhattan College Community. We as a College Community must always demonstrate sensitivity and respect for our co-workers, colleagues, students, visitors and alumni…of diverse cultural background. All employees are expected to make every reasonable effort to carry out the Affirmative Action plans of the College. Historically, Manhattan College was founded by the Christian Brothers. Due to the significant shortage of Christian Brothers, Manhattan College gives special consideration to qualified Christian Brothers when filling vacant positions.

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