Security Sensitive Statement This position is security sensitive
and subject to the Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes
the employer to obtain criminal history record information.
Position TitleAdjunct Instructor, Philosophy for Prison
LocationIs this an Adjunct PositionYesPosition Number800994Posting
Number201500108FACStart Date08/24/2020Close DateOpen Until
FilledYesSpecial Instructions To Applicants This is a part-time
appointment teaching at the Federal Correctional Complex-Beaumont
and in Stiles and Gist State prisons as needed. The successful
applicant must be capable of meeting and maintaining clearance
requirements of the FCC-Beaumont and Texas Department of Criminal
Please Note: A criminal background check will be conducted on
the final candidate prior to the offer of employment. The
application must be completed in full detail (including work
history) for your qualifications to be considered. An incomplete
application will not be considered. Your application is not
complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end
of the application process.
Review of qualified applicants to begin immediately.
The following documents are requested: resume, unofficial copies
of official transcripts and licenses (if applicable), and name,
phone number, and e-mail addresses of three (3) professional
references. Applicants selected for interviews may be asked to
provide letters of reference. Official transcripts will be required
In compliance with House Bill 558 passed during the 76th
Legislative session, Lamar State College – Port Arthur requires
that all male U.S. citizens from 18 to 26 years of age provide
proof of registration with the Selective System or exemption from
such registration, prior to employment.
If you have questions, please contact the Human Resources Office
at (409) 984-6237.
Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an E-Verify Employer.
Job Summary Instructor reports to the Director of the
Correctional Education Program. The instructor will be responsible
for providing instruction for the Inmate Education Program. Duties
and responsibilities include providing classroom instruction in
philosophy classes using face-to-face delivery, using leadership in
the implementation of curriculum. Perform other duties as assigned.
Must be able to meet and maintaining clearance requirements of the
FCC-Beaumont and Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Minimum Qualifications Master’s degree and 18 graduate hours in
philosophy or a closely related field. Ability to maintain
confidentiality and demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of
students from diverse backgrounds.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to stand, walk, speak, listen, and see. The
employee is occasionally required to sit, lift, push, pull and
Occasional travel required. Valid Texas Drivers License is
Working Conditions: Normal classroom setting. Some hazardous
conditions may exist.
Preferred Qualifications Doctorate in philosophy degree from a
regionally accredited institution of higher education. Ability to
understand the teaching and evaluation methodologies used in the
total instructional process. Ability to deal with students,
faculty, and staff members in professional manner. Ability to plan,
schedule, and manage projects and assignments.
Salary$2,200 per class per semesterWork HoursDepends on teaching
load.Quick Link for Internal Postings
http://lamarpa.peopleadmin.com/postings/2083 Essential Job
Essential Job Functions Provide quality and innovative
instruction while working independently in the classroom.
Essential Job Functions Maintain current knowledge and expertise
in the subject area of teaching responsibility.
Essential Job Functions Commitment to the development,
implementation, and evaluation of curriculum-based ACGM outcomes,
and Core Curriculum outcomes.
Essential Job Functions Complete all necessary paperwork within
Essential Job Functions Attend faculty meetings and professional
development as required.
Minimum Requests3Maximum Requests3Last Day a Reference Provider
Can Submit ReferenceSupplemental Questions Required fields are
indicated with an asterisk (*).
* How many years of teaching experience do you have? 0
over 4 years
* Are you willing to teach in a state or federal prison
* Do you have a master's degree or higher and eighteen graduate
hours from a regionally accredited institution in the subject that
you will teach? (Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply Required Documents Resume
Letter of Recommendation 1
Letter of Recommendation 2
Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents Curriculum Vitae