The Pre-education program developer is part-time limited term (16 weeks) position dedicated to the development and creation of LDCC's new approved Associate of Science in Teaching Grades 1-5 program. The program developer is responsible for further developing the approved curriculum, course additions, and related materials (syllabi, program policy, and other requirements for entry/completion) to meet the specific needs of LDCC's service region. The program developer will work with other college staff/faculty to gather necessary information for the development of proposals needed to for appropriate approvals. The end goal for this position is to develop the Associates of Science Teaching (AST) grades 1-5 program at LDCC for implementation.
Examples of Duties
- Design all courses associated with the AST (grades 1-5).
- Create new courses (Intro to Teaching, etc.)
- Develop syllabi for each course contained within the program
- Design program policy to ensure students accepted into the program have the opportunity to be successful in completion
- Work collaboratively with LDCC staff and other local college representatives in the formation of potential MOUs and 2+2 arrangements
- Master's degree in an education related field
- At least 5 years of K-12 classroom teaching experience
- Current/former Louisiana State Educator's Certification
- Experience teaching post-secondary education courses preferred
- Demonstrated experience in developing educational/academic programs
- Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
- Must have experience using Microsoft Office products including Word
In addition to completing an online application, a cover letter, resume and transcripts must be attached online for full consideration.
Louisiana Delta Community College (LDCC) is an equal-opportunity, Title IX institution and pledges to recruit, select and promote diversity by providing equality of opportunity in higher educations for all persons, including faculty and employees with respect to hiring, continuation, promotion, and applicants for admission, enrolled students and graduates without discrimination or segregation.
The College is interested in candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of colleagues, students, faculty, and community members. All employment decisions are made on a non-discriminatory basis. LDCC prohibits discrimination and harassment based on sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, work-related injury or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in College programs, services, and activities, A pre-employment background screen is required for all employees and the College participates in the Federally-mandated E-Verify program.
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Louisiana State Government represents a wide variety of career options and offers an outstanding opportunity to "make a difference" through public service. With an array of career opportunities in every major metropolitan center and in many rural areas, state employment provides an outstanding option to begin or continue your career. As a state employee, you will earn competitive pay, choose from a variety of benefits and have access to a great professional development program.
Flexible Working Arrangements – The flexibility of our system allows agencies to implement flexible working arrangements through the use of alternative work schedules, telecommuting and other flexibilities. These arrangements vary between hiring agencies.
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