Adjunct Instructor - Social Work-Addictions
Job no: 492727
Work status: Regular/Continuing
Location: LCC Downtown Campus
Categories: Adjunct Faculty
Work type: Part Time
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Title: Adjunct Instructor - Social Work-Addictions
Posting Closes at 11:55 PM on: 5/6/2023
Hours Per Week: Up to 28 Hours
Compensation Type: PT Faculty-Pay Based on PT Salary Schedule
Rate of pay is based on the required qualifications of this position.
Employee Classification: Adjunct Instructor
Division: HHS Division - 405000
Department: Human Services - 405215
Campus Location: LCC Downtown Campus
Position Type: Regular/Continuing
Bargaining Unit: MAHE
To view the applicable labor contract, visit the Labor Relations web site.
Adjunct Positions are filled by semester on an as needed basis. Applicants in this applicant pool are reviewed when the department has an immediate need to fill a vacancy. Review of applications will then stop for the semester once the vacancy has been filled.
Adjunct faculty teach courses in Social Work – addictions and substance misuse including planning, preparation and delivery of lecture/lab instruction materials at all levels of training. Faculty members also participate in curriculum development and student advising. The teaching style needs to integrate critical thinking and ethical decision-making to solve problems and find resources. Must be able to discuss sensitive issues, such as populations at risk, lifestyle differences, ethnic, religious and cultural issues, along with the impact of addiction, domestic violence, family issues, and more. Proficient in theories and the continuum of addiction with treatment. Skilled the professional “helping” interview process and stages. Understanding of the influence of substances on the brain and hereditary research is recommended. Teaching schedules include day and evening courses face-to-face on main campus. Select course may be online.
Master Degree or higher, in Social Work or Counseling from a regionally accredited college or university.
Current full license for clinical practice in the State of Michigan or National License. State of Michigan LMSW or LPC.
Significant years of experience working in the field of addiction, family dynamics and domestic violence.
Significant years of work experience with the “helping” interview process.
IMPORTANT: If an educational degree is required for this position, unofficial copies of transcripts from each institution of higher learning where either a degree has been conferred or coursework completed are required documents that must be submitted as part of the online application process.
Applicants with foreign education credentials (i.e. earned degree and related to this position) must contact a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) credential evaluation services (www.naces.org) and request an academic transcript evaluation. Three of NACES member credential evaluation services are: Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) ; World Education Services, Inc.(email: email@example.com) ; International Education Research Foundation, Inc. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). The credential evaluation must be submitted with the application materials.
Coursework information, if applicable, must be added as an attachment under Additional Attachments.
REMEMBER: If an educational degree is required for this position, applications lacking these required documents will not be considered.
Previous teaching experience.
Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.
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