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Adult Education Instructor
Job#: 189322
Positions: 1
Job Type: Part Time
Location: Elberton, GA
Department: Student Affairs
Category: Faculty
Salary: Hourly
Contact: Thomas R. Heard, MBA, MS
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Job Description

Athens Technical College in Athens, Georgia seeks a part-time “lead” Adult Education instructor to teach basic skills and GED preparation classes for 19.5 hours per week at the Elbert County Campus in Elberton, Georgia. The pay rate is $18.00 per hour.

This position will serve as the lead contact and requires providing instruction in academic areas (reading, writing, English, and mathematics) for all assigned students.  Instruction is based on the individual needs of each participant as measured by pre-testing.  For those students who demonstrate readiness for GED preparation, instruction includes writing skills and social studies in addition to appropriate levels of mathematics, English, science, and reading.  The instructor will assist with student recruitment and retention.  The instructor will be responsible to turn in attendance and testing information on a monthly basis.  The instructor will be responsible for having knowledge of GALIS (Georgia Adult Learner Information System).   

This position requires attending training sessions and meetings as required; being flexible working at other campuses/centers in the 10-county service area if needed and being flexible with the work schedule (day and evening) if needed.

The instructor will encourage and facilitate cooperation, pride, trust, and group identity; foster commitment and team spirit; work cooperatively with others to achieve goals.  The instructor will work and communicate with the general public, internal customers and/or external customers to provide information and quality services and/or products targeted to meet customer expectations.  The instructor will display a high level of effort and commitment to performing work; operate effectively within the organizational structure; demonstrate trustworthiness and responsible behavior. 

Application review begins immediately.



Minimum Qualifications

The minimum of a baccalaureate degree is required.  The candidate should be able to relate to students at varying instructional levels.  Proficiency in teaching the subjects on the GED exam, which include math, writing, literature, science, and social studies is a must.

**Interested candidates should apply online at

To apply, click "Apply To This Job" and submit your cover letter, resume/vita, three (3) professional references, and unofficial transcripts.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Official copies of transcripts may be sent directly to:
Athens Technical College, Attn: Human Resources, 800 U.S. Highway 29 N, Athens, GA 30601

**Employment is contingent based upon successful completion of appropriate background checks.

As set forth in its student catalog, Athens Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law).

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