Adjunct Faculty, Massage Therapy Modality Courses



Job description

Vernon Hills, IL

Posting Number: F00594

Department: Biological & Hlth Sciences Div

Job Family
Adjunct Faculty

Job Summary

Teach one or more of the following Massage Therapy modality courses:

MAS 116: Clinical Skills and Special Populations

MAS 119: Introduction to Massage Therapy

MAS 131: Massage Therapy I: Swedish

MAS 132: Massage Therapy II: Integrative

MAS 233: Massage Therapy III: Rehabilitative

MAS 234: Massage Therapy IV: Advanced Techniques

MAS 235: Therapeutic Massage Clinic

The courses must be taught in accordance with current program approved course descriptions, course outlines, textbooks, and syllabi. Prepare lecture and lesson plans, teach lecture and/or lab portion of class, and respond to and grade student work. Use appropriate academic software (e.g. Canvas Course Management system, Power Point, etc.)

Required Qualification

Baccalaureate degree in massage therapy, a preventive health, wellness, exercise science discipline or other relevant field from an accredited institution with one year tested experience;


Baccalaureate degree and 2 years of tested experience;


Associate degree and 2 years of tested experience.

Must have a current Illinois Massage Therapy license OR a certification or license in modality being taught.

Ability to work effectively and constructively with persons of diverse cultures, gender identities, language groups, and abilities; demonstrate sensitivity to and ability to work with the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff, including those with disabilities; establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Competency in technologies commonly used in college level instruction.

Desired Qualifications

Previous college teaching experience.

Closing Date: 09/30/2020

Expected Start Date: 08/20/2020

Special Instructions Summary

Please attach a copy of your current massage therapist in Illinois license.

This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates. As teaching needs arise, applications will be reviewed for possible interviews. The number of adjunct faculty hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Adjunct faculty hires and assignments are coordinated by the department chairs.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Your application can remain under consideration the academic year. You may check your status at any time by logging into [email protected] with your username and password. Thanks for being patient with the adjunct faculty hiring process.

Pay Rate: Per adjunct contract.

Full-Time/Part-Time: Part-Time

Location: Southlake

Total Hours per week: No more than 10 load hours per week.

Work Schedule

Per class schedule.

How to apply

Apply online

EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Software Testing Required

Interview Process Requirements

The College of Lake County is located in the far northeastern suburbs of Chicago, serving a district with the third largest population in the Illinois community college system—713,000 residents living in more than 50 demographically distinct communities.