Addiction Studies Instructor

  • Stone Child College
  • Stone Child College, Upper Box Elder Rd, Box Elder, MT, USA
  • May 17, 2021
Full time Education

Job Description

Stone Child College is currently accepting applications for a full-time addiction studies faculty member. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated educator who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to the empowerment of students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner using culturally relevant pedagogy.

Essential Duties:

Facilitate student learning, provide effective instruction, and perform evaluation of student learning for all assigned classes, using each course’s learning outcomes as a guide. The basic instructional assignment is a fifteen credit load per semester for a 9- month academic year. Each semester’s instructional load will be assigned by the instructor and the Dean of Academics. Specific teaching responsibilities include:

  • Teach courses in the addiction studies degree program.
  • Development of course curriculum, including research, syllabus development, course handouts, lectures, labs, and presentations.
  • Participation in program level learning assessment through articulating learning outcomes, choosing and administering measures, evaluating student performance, and suggesting changes to improve student learning.
  • Familiarity with current research and best practices for the addiction field.
  • Work with other faculty and administration in developing program curriculum, standards and policies including reviewing and participating in textbook selection process where appropriate.
  • Be available to students via email, phone, or personal conference.
  • Assign grades and maintain course/student records in accordance with FERPA regulations and submit grades and records by established deadlines.
  • Meet all course, program, and other scheduled responsibilities such as office hours and participation in department/college meetings.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Teams, etc., as online platforms are utilized for some courses.
  • Maintain a safe teaching and workspace.

Other Duties:

Student advising, on-campus office hours, professional development activities, peer reviews, committee assignments, attend departmental and college-wide events where appropriate or as required, other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Requirements:

Master’s Degree in Human Services, Social Work or Psychology required. Licensed Addiction Counseling (LAC) preferred.

How to Apply:

Please submit a complete application consisting of the following documents, in either hard or electronic copies in Portable Document Format (PDF):

  • Letter of Interest
  • Current Resume
  • Transcripts (may submit unofficial, but official transcripts will be required upon hire)
  • Three Professional Letters of Reference with contact information
  • SCC Application which can be found at stonechild.edu

Via email to Jessie Demontiney, Personnel Officer – jdemontiney@stonechild.edu. Only complete applications will be considered. All positions require pre-employment drug testing and criminal background check.