Pre-College GED Instructor

$50,000 yearly
  • Tohono O'odham Community College
  • Sells, AZ, USA
  • Mar 17, 2023
Full time Customer Service Education Other Science Training

Job Description

Job Title:          Pre-College GED Instructor

Reports To:      Chair of Academic Programs in Workforce & Community Development

Status:             Full-time/ Regular/ Salary/Exempt (Grant Funded)

Salary:             $50,000 annual

SUMMARY: The GED Instructor is responsible for the overall development and delivery of an assigned academic curriculum. Specific responsibilities may include; preparing course curriculum and lesson plans; developing testing material’s and related scenarios; mentoring and advising students’ preparing course grades; tracking student attendance and progress; developing service offering’s to the general public; and teaching related courses.


  • Administer GED curriculum and the educate students of the requirements for passing the Arizona Department of Education official GED exam;
  • Utilize technology associated with smart boards, zoom and the google platform to Instruct students in a virtual &; in-person classroom setting;
  • Administers the TABEs testing to GED applicants;
  • Prepare students in core competencies evaluated and addressed in the GED exam;
  • Maintains a weekly GED schedule of classes & tutoring sessions;
  • Develops individual student performance profiles for each GED subject;
  • Teaches, observes; grade assignments completed by students; and evaluates overall student performance;
  • Facilitates study sessions and workshops with students;
  • May assist in the preparation of schedules and course offerings;
  • Instructor will support the T-So:son (Our core Values) including T- Wohocudadag - Our Beliefs, T-Apedag -Our Well-Being, T-Pi:k Elida - Our Deepest Respect and I-We:mta – Working Together; and
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or a closely related field.
  • Must be certified or eligible for an Adult Education Certification.

Additional Consideration May Be Given To Individuals with the Following Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in education degree in adult education or related field.
  • One (1) year teaching in an adult education program.
  • Ability to speak and understand O’odham and/or Spanish
  • Knowledge and understanding in the history and contemporary issues facing Native peoples.


  • Valid Arizona Driver’s license with no DUI’s or major traffic offences with the past two years.
  • Must successfully pass a background check and finder print clearance.


  • Customer service principles;
  • Communication methods and techniques;
  • Instructional methodologies;
  • Modern office procedures, methods, and equipment;
  • Filing and recordkeeping principles;
  • Records management techniques;
  • Adult learning theory;
  • Research and Student evaluation methods;
  • Advising processes and practices
  • Basic office equipment maintenance procedures.


  • Using a computer and related software applications;
  • Providing customer service and advising students;
  • Conducting research;
  • Instructing students in various course delivery methods;
  • Creating collateral materials for class session;
  • Compiling and tabulating data for evaluating student performance;
  • Preparing correspondence;
  • Using modern office equipment;
  • Maintaining records and files;
  • Maintaining office equipment; and
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.