Job Description

Extended Job Title
Senior Teacher-Immersion

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Performs instructional and educational work while serving as a teacher in a classroom/lab. Organizes and develops course work, coordinates classes for students, observes and assesses the needs of the students. Maintains communication both formally and informally with students and other educators. May supervise clerical, professional and/or technical employees and lab students working for college credit.

Requisition ID
24161BR

Optional Attachments
Transcript, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provide 8-15 hours of instruction every week over the Immersion course of three weeks. 
  • Provide support and tutoring to students outside of class time. 
  • Guide students in all things dealing with the cultural activities the student will engage in throughout Immersion. 
  • Provide relevant training to students to help them acquire conversational, wellness and social justice Spanish vocabulary. 
  • Assist, guide, and collaborate with the students on their individual and team projects including the health education-focused film project. 
  • Assess student's acquisition of knowledge on a regular basis. 
  • Work on individualized grading notes for each student and assign a recommendation for a grade based on performance, participation and attendance. 
  • Participate in 1:1 and Spanish Team wrap-up sessions with the SCI teaching team, one led by the Lead Spanish Teacher specific to Spanish and one about Immersion overall led by the SCI Director. 


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Position Specific Qualifications:
  • Proficiency in English, and native or near-native proficiency in Spanish. 
  • Documented experience as a Spanish language educator
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • A records of success as an educator with significant experience in teaching Spanish to health professional students. 
  • Experience with innovative teaching methods such as interactive large and small group formats, team-based learning, case-based learning, and problem-based learning. 

 

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Clinic and Basic Sciences Elp

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Academic Support Professionals

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree required; Teacher certification preferred. Two years teaching experience required.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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