Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Lab monitor/instructor, Seward County CC, KS

Role: Position monitors, tutors and assists students in a lab setting in physics. Physics levels will range from basic skills to advanced courses with an emphasis on developing study skills to succeed in college level courses. Employs interactive and innovative instruction techniques to reach students with diverse learning styles. Assists students from diverse cultural, ethnic, socioeconomic, academic and disability backgrounds. Engages in professional development activities. Demonstrates a commitment to service excellence, innovation, student success, integrity, and diversity in the performance of job duties. Employment based on 190 days during the grant year.

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree required with 24 hours in Physics or related field; Master's degree with 18 hours in discipline preferred. Evidence of thorough and accurate knowledge of discipline is required. Preference given to those holding a Master's Degree. Minimum of two years teaching experience, community college experience preferred. Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred.

Applicant must be eligible to work in the U.S. without Visa sponsorship.

Successful applicant will be required to pass a criminal background check prior to employment.

Paid single health and dental with an option to cover family
Short- and long-term disability
Matching 403b annuity
State Pension Plan (KPERS)
Life Insurance
SCCC/ATS tuition benefit for employee and dependents
Paid leave as designated by the Board of Trustees

Position Status: Full-time position
Deadline: Applications reviewed until position is filled
Salary: $39,140

Application documents for this position will not be considered for additional openings.

How to Apply
Application forms and job descriptions may be obtained through the College's web site:

To be considered each candidate MUST SUBMIT:
1. Completed and signed Seward County Community College Area Technical School application.
2. Letter of interest addressing reason for applying, qualifications in meeting the basic requirements of the position and experience in meeting the needs of a diverse student population.
3. Job-related resume including contact information for three professional references.
4. Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions (copies are acceptable) and copies of any relevant certifications, if applicable. If selected, the candidate is responsible for providing official transcripts within 30 days. (Foreign transcripts must be translated to determine equivalency to U.S. standards. Any fee for such translation is paid by the applicant.)

If any of the required materials are not submitted with your application packet, your application will be deemed incomplete and will not be forwarded to the committee for screening. Please notify Human Resources if you require any special accommodation(s) in meeting these requirements.

Submit complete application packet to:
Department of Human Resources
STEM Physics Lab Monitor/Instructor Search Committee
Seward County Community College/Area Technical School
PO Box 1137
Liberal KS 67901-1137

Applications may be emailed to or faxed to 620-417-1124. Direct inquiries to the Director of Human Resources at 620-417-1121.