Iowa Western Community College
Council Bluffs, IA, United States
Education, Bluecollar, Aviation
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Basic Function and Responsibility:
This position is responsible for teaching classes as assigned by the Academic Dean. Must evaluate and report student performances and progress in courses in accordance with college and division policies and procedures. Must meet Minimum Faculty Standards for hire and adhere to college policies and procedures.
Typical Physical Demands:
Requires prolonged standing or sitting. Requires frequent bending, stooping or stretching. May require light lifting. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity. Requires ability to distinguish letters or symbols. Requires the use of office equipment such as computer terminals, calculator, telephone, faxes, and copiers.
Typical Working Conditions:
Work is routinely performed at the Aviation Technology Center at the Council Bluffs Airport. Work is routinely performed in a classroom and laboratory environment.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:
Help students achieve their educational and career goals
Promote, develop, and deliver quality education programs with the intent to retain students to graduation
Organize and teach labs as assigned by the academic dean
Assess student learning outcomes in courses each term
Refer students to college resources
Promote, model, and enforce academic integrity
Be available for student assistance via email, phone, or conference
Maintain confidentiality in accordance with FERPA and Title IX regulations
Implement accommodations for ADA compliance
Initiate and pursue a professional growth plan to maintain competency and knowledge of current research, practice trends in the field
Post student attendance, grades, and course syllabus to the college LMS in accordance with college timelines
Exhibit a positive and professional demeanor and attitude, contributing to a productive and growth oriented work environment
Demonstrate professional decorum with all members of the college and community
Other duties as assigned which may include:
Review faculty credentials in consultation with the Academic Dean
Review student transcripts upon request
Assist with instructor orientations
Assist the College with NACEP accreditation standards
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent oral and written communication and human relations skills.
Effective organizational skills, particularly as they relate to the teaching-learning process.
Capable of creating a classroom and lab environment, which is conducive to student learning.
Strong motivation to work/serve under-prepared students.
Ability to work with diverse populations.
Current FAA Airframe and Powerplant certifications. Ability to be certified as a Designated Mechanic Examiner (DME). Possess a combination of education, training, and at least 6,000 hours of relevant tested experience in the field.
Associates Degree in Aviation Maintenance
Possess a combination of education, training, and at least 6,000 hours of recent, relevant tested experience in the field.
Teaching experience is preferred.
General supervision received from Academic Dean
Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination
It is the policy of Iowa Western Community College to provide equal educational opportunities and not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, genetic information, physical or mental disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status, AIDS/HIV status, citizenship, or medical condition, as those terms are defined under applicable laws, in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices.
Questions or complaints? Contact Title IX and Equity Coordinator, Kim Henry, or ADA Coordinator, Keri Zimmer, email@example.com
, 712-325-3200, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661, (312)-730-1560, OCR.Chicago@ed.gov
. More information at https://www.iwcc.edu/about/statement.asp
Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).
Iowa Western Community College
Website : http://iwcc.edu