Information Technology Faculty – F0068
HIRING RANGE: Commensurate w/qualifications & experience
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
GENERAL INFORMATION: Brightpoint Community College is a two-year public institution of higher education and one of the largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. With campuses in Chester and Midlothian in the metropolitan Richmond area and at off-campus classrooms throughout the area, Brightpoint Community College provides quality educational opportunities that inspire student success and community vitality. The College’s vision is a success story for every student.
Nine-month full-time faculty positions available.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching a full range of information technology courses in face-to-face, hybrid, and/or online (synchronous and asynchronous) formats. Information technology courses range from introductory courses to more advanced courses in networking, cybersecurity, cloud computing, and/or programming. Full-time responsibilities include teaching the equivalent of 15 credit hours per semester. Teaching assignments may include a mixture of online, day, and evening classes. The successful applicant will actively participate in course/program development, assessment, advising students, and serving on division and college committees. IT faculty are also expected to work with local employers and government officials to ensure students obtain the skills needed to enter the IT workforce.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field with at least 2 years of IT work experience. Experience in training, conducting workshops, and/or teaching IT concepts. College level teaching experience and/or relevant work experience. Demonstrated ability to effectively use instructional technologies. Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and oral/written communication skills. Willingness to adopt and teach new and emerging technologies and commitment to meeting the needs of and providing instruction to diverse populations. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate-level credits with prior teaching at a higher education institution, and/or prior community college teaching experience. Established experience in curriculum development, distance-learning instruction and/or course development. Completion of several industry-related credentials related to IT and emerging technologies. Demonstrated experience in curriculum development, distance-learning instruction and/or course development.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Acceptable application packages are those submitted through the VCCS career website located at https://jobs.vccs.edu/postings/43323. REQUIRED: A fully completed applications, cover letter, resume/CV, all unofficial transcripts, and a list of three reference. There is a limit on the number and size of attachments that can be uploaded with the application. Documents that are unable to upload in the career website should be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org immediately after successfully applying to the position with the teaching discipline listed in the subject of the email only. Please do not submit the same document in the system and by email.
Brightpoint Community Point College embraces a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion that empowers anyone from anywhere to be successful in their academic and professional pursuits. We strive to provide an environment that is enriching to all by understanding and appreciating our dimensions of diversity, becoming global citizens, and welcoming new ways of engaging the unique contributions of all people.