Assistant Professor, Social Work
Responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation,
presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related
activities. Conduct classes in the day, evening, or on
weekends totaling not less 30 credits per year in accordance with
Cecil College approved syllabi and the stipulations of the
department. Meet every scheduled class, including the final
examination, for the full number of scheduled minutes in the room
assigned. Any changes in meeting place or time must be
reported to the Office of Academic Programs prior to the class
meeting. Responsible for the coordination of the social work and
addictions degrees and certificate programs.
Prior to the first day of class provide the Office of Academic
programs with a copy of the Course Information Sheet based upon the
official syllabus including (but not limited to) objectives of the
course, anticipated methods of presentation, outline of contents of
the course, and the nature of the evaluations to be used (grading
criteria). Each instructor is required to provide
students with course information on the first day of class.
Comply with the twenty-one requirements stated
in the policy entitled “Duties of Full-Time Teaching
Become thoroughly familiar with all college policies and
procedures and comply with all college policies and
Provide appropriate and effective
o Provide learning activities that stimulate student
involvement, encourage reflection and critical thinking, and take
into consideration different learning styles.
o Evaluate students' work according to departmental
o Ensure that each program/class contains essential
curricular components, has appropriate content and pedagogy, and
o Keep students informed about their progress
through the prompt grading of papers and other work;
o Participate in program and curriculum review and
development and student learning outcomes initiatives;
o Complete course assessments as required.
o Utilize the college learning management system
o Demonstrate a genuine concern for each student
through personal conferences.
Stay current in the scholarship of their discipline and
o Maintain active membership in at least one
professional organization in the teaching discipline or otherwise
read journals in the teaching field.
o Attend at least one conference or workshop when
appropriate and funds permit.
o Attend on-campus workshops related to the teaching
field or to learning in general when scheduling permits.
Support the department and the college.
o Serve as the point person for the college social
o Coordinate the social work and addictions degree
and certificate programs, including but not limited to advising
students, coordinating field experiences, and meeting with
o Facilitate the development of articulation
Assume other work related responsibilities as assigned by the
Division Chair, the Dean of Academic Programs, the Chief Academic
Officer, or the President or her designee. Additional
responsibilities include teaching various social work courses both
in-class and online. Potential courses include: Introduction to
Social Work, Social Welfare Policy and Research, Substance Abuse
and other Addictions and Chemical Dependency courses.
Bachelor’s degree and MSW or equivalent Master’s Degree or a
related area preferred. Experience with Addiction also
preferred. Teaching experience and familiarity with e-technology,
including Blackboard ideal.
Only completed application packages including a resume, cover
letter, transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendations, will
receive consideration. Letters of recommendation can be sent
to email@example.com Only applicants
who are authorized to work in the United States will be eligible
for hire. Cecil College, an equal opportunity, affirmative action
employer and educational institution, is committed to
Deadline: For best consideration, please apply by March 15, 2018.
Location/Region: North East, MD (US - 21901)