Part-Time Information Literacy Instructor



Job description

Job ID: 1004001
Location: Hialeah Campus
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Details:

Job Family: STAFF – Part-Time Instructor
Grade: HK
Salary: $25.00
Department: Learning Resources
Reports To: Learning Resources Director
Closing Date: November 1, 2022
FLSA Status: Exempt – Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation
First Review Date: September 9, 2022

Job Summary:

The Part-Time Information Literacy Instructor teaches credit instructional sessions designed to develop information literacy skills for all discipline courses.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Teaches lecture and laboratory sections
  • Develops teaching and learning strategies to optimize student performance for face to face and online non-credit courses
  • Develops instructional curricula
  • Develops assessment strategies to measure student progress and to adjust instruction accordingly
  • Incorporates and/or develops the use of emergent technology in instruction
  • Maintain accurate attendance records
  • Complies with departmental and College policies and procedures
  • Performs duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Masters Degree from a regionally accredited institution in Library Science or related field
  • All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Prior experience teaching adult learners
  • Prior experience teaching information literacy
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals, and objectives, and policies and procedures
  • Possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work with discipline faculty to identify needs and determine best course of action
  • Possess skills in designing instruction for online environments and incorporating the use of emergent technologies
  • Knowledge of information literacy skills necessary for finding information appropriate in a college classroom
  • Knowledge of current information sources-both online and off
  • Ability to design curricula to teach targeted information literacy skills and/or use of specific sources as well as to assess the skills taught
  • Ability to design hands-on, group instruction targeted to a particular need for information
  • Ability to know how students learn in online and F2F environments
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments

Additional Requirements:

The final candidate is to successfully complete a background screening and reference check process.:

Miami-Dade is an equal access/equal opportunity community college and does not discriminate on the basis of handicap. An official online MDC Employment Application is required. Please visit our web site for application and instructions.

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Miami Dade College is the largest and most diverse college in the nation. With eight campuses and more than 174,000 students from across the world, the College offers over 300 programs of study and several degree options, including vocational, associate, and baccalaureate degrees.