Baltimore City Community College
About Baltimore City Community College
Founded in 1947, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is a comprehensive, urban institution accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College’s campus is located in West Baltimore; the institution also has several satellite locations throughout the city. With its broad range of degree and certificate programs, affordable tuition, and extensive outreach, BCCC offers educational opportunities to the citizens of Baltimore City and throughout the state of Maryland. BCCC serves more than 15,000* students annually, providing credits that transfer to four-year colleges and universities as well as workforce training leading directly to job placement. The College is proud of the fact that 100** nations are represented within the student body.

* Based on annual unduplicated credit and non-credit headcount for FY 2016. **Based on fall 2015 credit enrollment.

Requisition Number: 2017-127
Posting Start Date: 12/13/2017
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Minimum Education: Bachelors
Additional Documentation: Transcripts Required (upload as other)
Compensation: 28.42

Adult Basic Education Literacy Instructor

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Description/Job Summary

Overview of position: 
  • Providing direct reading instruction for students who need reading/literacy intervention
  • Identifying the instructional needs of non readers and low level readers 
  • Teaching language construction acquisitions through multisensory, structured instruction 
  • Conducting formative and summative student assessments 
  • Maintaining all required student records and complete all reporting requirements.
Employee will receive direct supervision from the Director of Adult Basic Education and Alternative Diploma Options Programs, Business and Continuing Education Division.

Required Qualifications

Minimum Education and Training Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in education or related field 
  • Training in a phonetics-based reading program that addresses learning disabilities and adult learning styles
  • Familiar with diagnostic tools as WADE, SORT, GORT 
  • At least three years of experience teaching literacy to beginning readers 
  • Ability to model effective phonemic awareness/comprehension strategies 

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualification:
  • Knowledge of characteristics of adult learners. 
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BCCC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

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