Program Coordinator/Instructor - Vocational Cannabis Program
Company: Southwestern Illinois College
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Program Coordinator/Instructor - Vocational Cannabis Program Job
ID 2899 Location Belleville Full-Time ANNOUNCEMENT Southwestern
Illinois College is accepting applications for the full-time tenure
track position of Program Coordinator/Instructor for the Vocational
Cannabis Program. POSITION DESCRIPTION In accordance with the
Mission and Values of Southwestern Illinois College, this position
will develop, teach and maintain courses in the new Vocational
Cannabis Program. The faculty member should be familiar with all
aspects of the Cannabis Program operation and instructional
objectives. The faculty member will develop curriculum for
agriculture and other related courses in the cannabis program. The
faculty member will also assess student performance and collaborate
with other faculty within the department and other disciplines to
evaluate the effectiveness of instruction. Opportunities exist for
participation in professional development activities and service on
departmental, divisional, and/or college-wide committees. Due to
the nature of this program, this job requires the ability to use
judgement and stay informed of current and evolving federal, state,
and local regulations in regards to cannabis in order to ensure the
college's compliance. The faculty member will be maintaining
instructional excellence, promoting awareness on current cannabis
research and curriculum, and engaging other faculty in
opportunities for professional development. QUALIFICATIONS
- Master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Agriculture
in one of the following: biological sciences, agricultural
sciences, environmental sciences, chemistry, or related field or
2000 hours of work experience and appropriate recognizable
credentials in the field being taught is required.
- Additional master's level coursework in biological sciences,
agricultural sciences, environmental sciences, chemistry, or other
related fields preferred.
- Awareness of dispensary/cultivation operations required.
Experience related to cultivation/facility operations
- Experience with environmentally controlled agriculture
preferred. Teaching experience preferred.
- Teaching experience preferred.
- Experience in working with diverse student populations
- Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
- Shall meet the minimum standards of instruction established by
the Board of Trustees for any assigned courses. STARTING PAY AND
HOURS Commensurate with education and experience. WORK LOCATION
District-wide APPLICATION DEADLINE This position will remain open
until filled. APPLICATION PROCEDURE You must submit a cover letter,
resume, list of three references and, if applicable, college
transcripts. Required application materials, such as resume, cover
letter and references, should be attached to your application.
Other required application materials i.e., transcripts, etc.,
should be attached after your application has been submitted. Go to
your My Job Applications page from the careers home page of your
account. Southwestern Illinois Collegeis proud to be an EEO/AA
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