Yoga Teacher Training, Adjunct Instructor

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Yoga Teacher Training, Adjunct Instructor
Open Internally or Externally External
If faculty, tenure track status Not Applicable
Reports to (title) Associate Dean, Health and Life Time Activities
Department Health & Lifetime Activities (academic)
Requisition Number AP0056
Position Type One Semester Temporary
Job Category Adjunct - Variable
FT/PT Part-time
Initial Work Location Varies
Starting Salary Adjunct Contract
Job Open Date 09/25/2013
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Priority Review Date
Job Summary

Instructional delivery, management of learning environment and assessment of student learning for the HLTH 1355 Yoga Teacher Training II as assigned by the Program Coordinator.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

1. Using pre-established curricula, teach courses.

2. Create and adhere to a departmentally approved syllabus.

3. Assess student learning as prescribed by the department.

4. Follow all SLCC policies and procedures.

5. Meets College and department deadlines and evaluates student work in a timely manner including submitting final grades on time.

6. Coordinates Student ADA accommodation requests following college policy and procedures.

7. Completes all required training.

8. Demonstrate and supports professional commitment to division, school, and college mission and values.

9. Other duties as assigned by Department Chair or Program

Essential Responsibilities and Duties Continued
Preferred Qualifications

1. Prior experience teaching physical anatomy and physiology as it applies to alignment, movement and general health for students who will be teaching yoga Asanas.

2. Experience teaching spiritual anatomy and physiology including but not limited to Chakras, Koshas, Bandhas, Nadis etc.

3. Certified at the Yoga Alliance 200 or 500 hour level strongly recommended.

4. Experience in Yoga required.

Minimum Qualifications

MS preferred in a related field, Bachelors or it’s equivalent in a related field required.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Excellent content knowledge and teaching ability in physical anatomy and physiology as it applies to alignment, movement and general health for students who will be teaching yoga Asanas along with excellent knowledge of spiritual anatomy and physiology.

Non-Essential Responsibilities and Duties

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Excellent computer and software skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, etc.)

Demonstrated skills and record of success in establishing good working relationships with students, staff, & faculty

Must be dependable

Special Instructions

Please attach additional documents (Resume, copies of credentials or transcripts, etc.) for consideration.

Official Transcripts are required for those who are offered employment only.

As directed by SLCC Policy, Adjunct positions are semester by semester contract with no guarantee of continued employment.

This posting is for ongoing recruiting where the submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department when positions become available.

FLSA Exempt

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume / Curr. Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc
  4. Transcripts
  5. Letters of Reference