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Are you interested in creating an amazing educational environment for students who are part of an equity driven community? Faculty at Cabrillo College provide quality programs and services to students that promote their diverse and evolving needs as they progress toward their individual educational goals. Come join us in our vision to improve the world, one student at a time!
The ideal candidate will share Cabrillo's commitment to educating its racially and socioeconomically diverse student population. Cabrillo College serves approximately 11,400 students per term, of which 44% are LatinX, 5% multi-ethnic, 2.75% Asian, 1.25% African-American, 1% Filipino, 0.25% American Indian or Alaskan Native, and 0.18% Pacific Islander as of Fall 2019. In 2006, Cabrillo College was designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution, reflecting the great responsibility that the College has to the educational attainment and economic well-being of the surrounding community.
Cabrillo College is committed to equitable access, achievement, and approaches that eradicate a deficit-mindset toward students with increased faculty engagement in equity-focused pedagogy and outcomes. Cabrillo is proud to be a part of the California Guided Pathways project to help students achieve their educational goals by providing a clear roadmap to completion.
About the Position: The full-time, tenure track instructor will enjoy a 175-Day work schedule and will teach all levels of lower division Spanish courses, including Spanish for heritage speakers, courses in Hispanic civilization, Hispanic literature, and film. The successful candidate will be expected to collaborate in department activities including curriculum development, study abroad, and to participate in department and college governance.
The position begins on Monday, August 16, 2021, pending Governing Board ratification. Classes may be in a traditional "in class" setting once it is safe, online or hybrid format, scheduled over summer and/or winter months, and at various campus locations; days, evenings, and/or weekends.
We are searching for an experienced and talented full-time Spanish instructor to join our team of two full-time and nine adjunct Spanish faculty members. The successful candidate must be an effective and innovative teacher, whose focus is on student learning and professional excellence.
Required Education from a U.S. Department of Education recognized accredited organization:
- Master's degree in Spanish OR
- Bachelor's degree in Spanish AND Master's degree in another language or linguistics OR
- The equivalent OR
- A lifetime California Community College Instructor Credential in one of the above required fields
Submit this form with supporting materials if you do not possess the minimum qualifications as listed in the job announcement and feel you have the equivalent education and/or experience. Graduate students currently working on the required degree are encouraged to apply, with the understanding that the degree must be completed and confirmed by July 1, 2021.
Required Professional Expertise:
- Currency and depth of knowledge in the applicable field, curriculum development and assessment of student learning outcomes
- Knowledge of and commitment to the community college philosophy, including Guided Pathways
- Knowledge of and commitment to equity-minded and culturally responsive teaching strategies and practices that enhance student success
- Demonstrated responsiveness to and understanding of the racial, socioeconomic, academic, and cultural diversity within the community college student population, including students with different ability statuses (e.g., physical and/or learning)
- Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with others
- Effective oral and written communication skills and effective use of technology
- Comprehensive, up-to-date knowledge of, and experience with, current, effective second language acquisition methods
Desired Qualifications/Performance Expectations:
- Successful teaching experience in a higher-education institution
- Successful online teaching experience
- Interest or experience in serving as department chair
- Completed application
- Answer Supplemental Questions
- Attach one of the following:
- Unofficial transcripts from all colleges attended showing degree(s) conferred (copies, and downloads are acceptable). Foreign transcripts must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency at the applicant's expense – click here for more information OR
- Copy of lifetime California Community College Instructor credential in subject area, front and back (if applicable) OR
- Equivalency Form – click here Submit this form with supporting materials if you do not possess the minimum qualifications as listed in the job announcement and feel you have the equivalent education and/or experience. Unofficial transcripts must accompany this form. Graduate students currently working on the required degree are encouraged to apply, with the understanding that the degree must be completed and confirmed by July 1, 2021.
Please note: All application materials must be received by 11:59 pm on the closing date indicated above.
Only completed applications with the above required documents will be reviewed by the committee. Additional materials added to applications will not be forwarded for review. Remove personally identifiable information such as personal photos, social security number, birth date, age, and gender from your application materials. Expenses related to the recruitment process are the responsibility of the applicant. Cabrillo is unable to sponsor work visas.
Meeting the posted requirements does not guarantee an interview. A teaching demonstration / presentation may be a part of the interview, and finalists will be invited to return for a second interview. All notifications will be via email, and by accessing your application profile. Candidates invited in for an interview are slated for March 2021.