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Continuing Education Technology Instructors

The Lehman College School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) anticipates a need for part-time teachers to conduct non-credit online and in-person classes throughout the academic year. Content areas include:

  • Remote work and learning platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft OneDrive, Dropbox, and Google Workspace
  • Basic computer literacy on Windows and Macintosh systems
  • Microsoft Office
  • CompTIA and Cisco certification preparation (A+, Network+, Security+, CCNA)
  • Web Development (HTML, JavaScript, PHP and related tools)

Availability

The primary need is for instructors who are available to teach online synchronous classes at various times between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday-Friday. Evening and weekend classes may also be available.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience and training in, and knowledge of, one or more of the content areas listed above
  • Teaching experience
  • Experience in synchronous and asynchronous online instruction using Zoom, Google Classroom, Microsoft Teams, Blackboard or other learning management system
  • Experience as a technology trainer or support staff (formal or informal)
  • Experience in adult instruction and/or in supporting the use of technology by adults especially among those with low digital literacy

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant certifications in one or more of the subject matter areas listed above
  • Master’s degree
  • Experience in digital skills instruction to small business owners and employees
  • Experience in applying training in technology to workforce development
  • Ability to teach courses in additional languages (Spanish, Mandarin, etc.)
  • Experience in course development

Responsibilities

  • Teach students content according to course descriptions, syllabi and learning outcomes
  • Supplement the above with training activities and other content to assist students in the application of new technology skills in their workplaces and in preparation for entry-level careers in information technology; assess the acquisition of such skills
  • Communicate with and provide feedback to students in a timely manner
  • Certify students’ attendance in class and assign grades
  • Collaborate with coordinator in curriculum revisions based on student evaluations and outcomes, and advances in technology
  • Collaborate with project coordinator in developing new and updated courses

Salary Hourly commensurate with experience

Application Procedure

Applications must include an up-to-date resume, a cover letter and contact information for two professional references. Cover letter must clearly state (1) applicant’s availability (weekday, evenings, or weekends) for online and/or in-person classes; and (2) how the applicant meets the specific job requirements and qualifications including relevant experience and training in the specific content areas being taught. All electronic documents must include applicant’s last name as part of the file name. Applications failing to meet these requirements will not be reviewed. Materials in PDF or Microsoft Word format should be sent via email to John Dono at computer.programs@lehman.cuny.edu

If selected, you will be invited to demonstrate your teaching skills by conducting a sample lesson.

Closing Date

Qualified applicants will be contacted as positions become available

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Teacher

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) of Lehman College is seeking a part-time teacher for its ONLINE CNA classes, skills Lab and clinical. Classes begin October 2021.

Duties

  • Teach online NYS-approved program covering anatomy and physiology, including PowerPoint presentations and testing as well as patient care skills (lab).
  • Develop PowerPoint presentations, maintain accurate attendance records and student progress reports.
  • Clinical practice assessment and evaluation.

Qualifications

R.N. and bachelor’s degree required. Prefer experience teaching online and skills lab, but will consider applicants if willing to learn. Experience required in teaching anatomy and physiology and patient care skills (lab).

Availability

Two evenings per week and Saturday hours (time is flexible) for anatomy & physiology, skills lab and weekdays for clinical rotation

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume and contact information for at least two references to Arlette Paul at Arlette.Paul@lehman.cuny.edu and include position for which you are applying on the subject line.

Pay rate: $45. /hour

English as a Second Language Teacher for Spring 2022 Teen Program

Job Title: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)

Location: Lehman College, CUNY on the Concourse (COTC), 2501 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

The School of Continuing & Professional Studies (SCPS) seeks a dynamic ESL instructor for a new spring 2022 course, English Language Academy for Teens.

Responsibilities

Teach integrated language learning skills to adolescent learners, ages 14-17, with a Common European Framework level of at least B1 or higher by engaging them with topics in the social sciences, natural sciences, and the arts, alongside some career exploration.

Availability

  • Teach in-person Saturdays, March 5-May 7, 2022, 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at CUNY on the Concourse (COTC)
  • Attend virtual planning meetings in February (dates TBD)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL certification
  • 3+ years’ experience teaching a racially, culturally, and linguistically diverse group of English Language Learners (ELLs)
  • Knowledge of how to effectively scaffold grade level curriculum (e.g., texts, tasks) for ELLs
  • Experience with the integration of technology in teaching.
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality records
  • Student-centered approach
  • Able to attend online meetings and, engage digitally in platforms such as Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and Google Classroom
  • High speed internet, computer with microphone and video capability

Preferred Qualifcations

  • Master’s degree in TESOL or related field
  • Licensed and appointed NYCDOE high school teacher
  • Overseas teaching experience a plus.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish)

Salary

The SCPS offers competitive CET hourly rates dependent on qualifications.

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, CV/resume with contact information of two professional references to erica.johnson@lehman.cuny.edu.

Closing Date

CVs/Resumes will be reviewed until position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity: CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

English as a Second Language Teacher for Online ESL Program

Job Title: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)

Location: Lehman College, School of Continuing & Professional Studies (on-line instruction)

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

The School of Continuing & Professional Studies (SCPS) seeks engaging ESL instructors who share a commitment to work effectively with diverse student populations, faculty, and staff.

Responsibilities

Teach integrated language learning skills to adult learners, ages 18+, with skill levels ranging from Common European Framework A1 to C2. Specific subjects include communication skills, reading, writing, and grammar.

Availability

  • Teach on-line, synchronous classes weekday mornings (Monday-Thursday, 9:30-11:45 am) and/or weekday evenings (Monday-Thursday, 6:30-8:30pm) from the Fall 2021 semester
  • Attend ESL program staff meetings, as necessary (dates TBD)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL certification
  • 3+ years’ experience teaching ESL to adult English Language Learners of varying abilities and providing mixed levels instruction(ELLs)
  • Experience with the integration of technology in teaching
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality records
  • Student-centered approach
  • Able to attend online meetings and, engage digitally in platforms such as Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and Google Classroom
  • High speed internet, computer with microphone and video capability

Preferred Qualifcations

  • Master’s degree in TESOL or related field
  • Experience working at a university, college, or community college
  • Overseas teaching experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of other modern languages (Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Portuguese, or Arabic), bi-lingual

Salary

The SCPS offers competitive CET hourly rates dependent on qualifications.

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, CV/resume with contact information of two professional references to erica.johnson@lehman.cuny.edu.

Closing Date

Sept. 9 or until all positions are filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity: CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

High School Equivalency Test/ TASC Preparation Instructor

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies at Lehman College, CUNY is seeking an instructor to prepare adult students to take and pass the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (formerly known as the GED). The Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) is the high school equivalency test in New York State.

Description

The instructor must have a proven track record in math and/or literacy instruction and experience teaching adults. The instructor will be expected to develop and/or implement a high school equivalency curriculum and be able to assess and measure student progress.

Title: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)
Employer: Lehman College (SCPS) CUNY
Full Time/Part Time: Part Time
Start Date: August 2021

Availability

Weekday evening and/or Saturday daytime. Class length is 10 sessions for a total of 25 hours per course per semester.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
  • Knowledge of high school equivalency curricula and TASC testing requirements
  • Experience teaching with Zoom and or Google Classroom
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Punctuality and excellent attendance record
  • Ability to assess differences in learning styles
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus

Responsibilities

  • Provide a safe learning environment for students
  • Conduct courses online and in-person
  • Experience teaching with Zoom and/or Google Classroom
  • Establish clear goals and expectations
  • Develop lesson plans and adjust instruction according to the various learning styles of program participants. Maintain a collaborative learning environment.
  • Continually assess student progress toward mastery of standards and keep students and program coordinator well informed of student progress by collecting and tracking data, providing daily feedback and weekly assessments.
  • Provide necessary accommodations and modifications for growth and success of all students.
  • Monitor students’ performance and attendance for required reporting systems.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Salary: $38.88/hour

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three professional references to krishel.castellanos@lehman.cuny.edu

Certified American Heart Association CPR/First Aid Instructor

Lehman College’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies’ (SCPS) is widely recognized for providing students with the tools necessary to position themselves competitively in the workforce. The programs at the SCPS offer a wide array of skill-building professional certificates and licensure courses.

Description

The SCPS is seeking a Certified American Heart Association CPR/First Aid Instructor with experience in adult, child & infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation for online and in-person courses.

Title: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)

Employer: Lehman College, School for Continuing and Professional Studies

Full/Part Time: Part Time

Salary: $38.88

Availability

Must be available for at least 2 courses (12 hours /course) per month. Flexible schedule required. In-person classes held at CUNY on the Concourse (COTC) 2501 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Requirements

  • Current certification in CPR (AHA) and first aid
  • Experience with online instruction—Zoom and Google Classroom
  • One-year experience teaching CPR and first aid
  • Excellent time management

Responsibilities

  • Teach two sections of AHA CPR and first aid per month, online and partially in-person
  • Teach content according to requirements of the American Heart Association
  • Use an online forum for class discussions, i.e., Zoom or Google Classroom
  • Administer AHA exams and practical assessments
  • Certify attendance in class and submit to assigned personnel
  • Communicate with and provide feedback to students in a timely manner
  • Observe, manage, and report progress
  • Maintain records for attendance, grades and assignments
  • Submit attendance and final grades

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume and contact information for 2 professional references to Sheldon.stallings@lehman.cuny.edu

If selected, you will be invited to demonstrate your teaching skills online with a mock lesson

NYS Registered Nurse Part-Time Hybrid Teaching Position

Lehman College’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies’ (SCPS) is widely recognized for providing students with the tools necessary to position themselves competitively in the workforce. It is known to create educational, training opportunities, and skill-building developments that will enhance the economic security of the Bronx and its neighboring communities. The programs at the SCPS offer a wide array of skill-building professional certificates and licensure courses.

Description

The SCPS is seeking NYS Registered Nurses to teach students training to become Certified Nurse Aides (CNA). Applicants must be a NYS Registered Nurse, knowledgeable about the Prometric Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) State Certification exam, and have experience teaching online. Familiarity with online teaching technologies such as Zoom for class discussions and online learning platforms such as Moodle or Google Classroom is preferred.

Title: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)

Employer: Lehman College, School for Continuing and Professional Studies

Full/Part Time: Part Time

Hybrid CNA Courses

Anatomy & Physiology (60 hours) Location: Online

Clinical Skills (25 hours) Location: Online

Clinical Skills (10 hours) Location: In-Person CUNY on the Concourse (COTC)

Clinical Rotation (30 hours–7.5 hours per day) Location: In-Person Clinical Site

Availability

Must be available at least 2 days per week. Teaching schedule: Flexible schedule required; online sessions 10 am-4 pm; limited in-person sessions 10 am-4 pm at CUNY on the Concourse (COTC) 2501 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Responsibilities

  • Developing virtual lesson plans in collaboration with the nurse supervisor for CNA class, prior to the start of the program
  • Using an online forum for class discussions, i.e., Zoom or Google Classroom
  • Teaching content according to course descriptions, syllabus, and learning outcomes
  • Teaching the theoretical knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology and the practical skills needed to pass the Prometric State Certification Examination
  • Developing and uploading course content, i.e., PowerPoint presentations in online classroom
  • Developing and administering virtual quizzes/tests
  • Teaching and demonstrating practical clinical skills using YouTube videos via Zoom and in-person clinical skills labs
  • Collaborating with online tutor/technical assistant to provide students with additional support.
  • Using a variety of effective instructional strategies and engaging activities to facilitate the highest level of student learning
  • Certifying attendance in class and submit to assigned personnel
  • Communicating with and providing feedback to students in a timely manner
  • Observing, managing, and reporting academic progress
  • Maintaining records for grades and assignments
  • Submitting end-of-program final grades
  • Attending weekly paid 1-hour program report meeting

Requirements

  • Active NYS Registered Nurse license
  • Passionate about teaching students starting their careers in healthcare
  • Experienced in online instruction via Zoom, Google Classroom, MS Teams or Moodle
  • At least 2 years' experience with healthcare-related teaching
  • Experience teaching adult populations
  • Fluent in Spanish and English (preferred)

Salary: Hourly: $45 per hour

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume, RN license, experience teaching CNA, along with contact information for 2 professional references to Dorothy.Dobson@lehman.cuny.edu

If selected, you will be invited to demonstrate your teaching skills online with a mock lesson.

Full-time Facility Manager, Research Foundation CUNY

Job Objectives

Manage the facilities at CUNY on the Concourse (COTC), School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS), Lehman College of City University of New York (CUNY), in close cooperation with and reporting to the COTC Director. COTC is located one mile away from the main campus and occupies an area of 26,000 sq. ft. An array of educational and career services is offered onsite including credit and non-credit training and classes.

Responsibilities

The Facility Manager is responsible for providing comprehensive facility management and support including facility security, fire safety, room scheduling, event management, property and inventory control, ordering supplies, managing nursing labs, classrooms, office spaces, maintenance, housekeeping, etc. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Space oversight with meaningful emphasis on healthcare training support
    • Classrooms, Offices, Reception, Conference Room and Business Incubator
    • Nursing Lab Management: cabinets; equipment; furniture; linen; medical waste; lab preparation/restoration; lab storage room supply; Prometric state exam preparation
    • Technology Lab Management: Computer labs; Cisco labs; VR lab
  • Housekeeping Oversight: supply room storage; janitor closets; daily review and resupply; supply orders; vendor & staff monitoring/communication
  • Maintenance Oversite: order management; conduct routine repairs independent; coordinate with the building management and Lehman Buildings & Grounds for large maintenance projects
  • Project Management Oversite: manage inventory control and orders--maintain computerized inventory procedures and record keeping; receive inventory and invoices; source and choose suppliers
  • Security Oversite: daily facility opening and closing; key management; monitor alarm; manage alarm codes and assignments
  • Shipping/Receiving Oversite: loading dock access; delivery handling and storage; package preparation
  • Room Scheduling Oversite: monitor CampusCE course and enrollment reports; assign and monitor classrooms
  • Event Management: room preparation--set up and restoration
  • Other duties as assigned by COTC Director

Qualifications

  • Well-versed in technical/engineering operations and facilities management best practices
  • Ability to perform maintenance and repair tasks
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to speak and write clearly
  • Excellent organizational, time management, follow-up skills, and careful attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed, take initiative, and maintain professionalism and confidentiality
  • Advanced skills in MS Office 365 including Teams & Excel. Zoom and Dropbox required. Digital curiosity preferred.
  • Familiarity with healthcare settings, terms, training, and support.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Facility Management, Engineering, Business Administration or relevant field required with at least 5 years of relevant experience in Facility Management. Work experience in higher education is preferred.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume with names and contact information of three professional references to Samira.Bahrami@lehman.cuny.edu

Status: Full Time
Annual Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Employment through the Research Foundation of CUNY
Closing Date: June 15, 2021

Aquatics

Water Safety Instructors (WSIs)

Part-time, year-round evening, weekend and summer camp teacher shifts available for classes for adults and children in the Lehman College Olympic-size pool.

WSIs provide swimming skills and water safety instruction; enforce water safety rules and regulations; perform rescues and administer first aid as needed; take attendance and report student progress in our database in a timely manner; interact with parents/guardians; inspect pool area before class for maintenance, cleanliness or damages and report issue to pool management; maintain proper storage of pool equipment; and report incidents/accidents. Additional duty for summer camp: assess swimming ability of each camper prior to participation in aquatic activities.

Qualifications

Required: Current WSI certification; current yearly ARC First Aid and Professional Rescuer CPR/AED certifications. Preferred: High school diploma/GED/TASC; 2 or more years’ experience as swimming instructor

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume and contact information for at least 2 references to phyllis.rafti@lehman.cuny.edu. Include job position for which you are applying on subject line.

Lifeguards

Part-time, year-round evening, weekend and summer camp shifts available for classes for adults and children in the Lehman College Olympic-size pool to enforce water safety rules and regulations; perform rescues and administer first aid as needed; inspect pool area before class for maintenance, cleanliness or damages and report issue to pool management; maintain proper storage of pool equipment; complete required paperwork in a timely manner; interact with parents/guardians; and report incidents/accidents.

Qualifications

Required: Current Lifeguard certification and yearly ARC First Aid and Professional Rescuer CPR/AED certifications. Preferred: High school diploma/GED/TASC; 2 or more years’ experience as a lifeguard.

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume and contact information for at least 2 references to Phyllis Rafti, at phyllis.rafti@lehman.cuny.edu. Include job position for which you are applying on subject line.

English as a Second Language (Evenings and Weekends)

The ESL Institute provides instruction to native and international English language learners at all levels of proficiency in reading, writing, grammar, and communication skills. Classes are held days, evenings, and weekends.

Qualifications

Master’s degree in TESOL or related experience or TESOL certification required.

Application Procedure

Please email cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references to Goher Murtaza, Director of Continuing Education at goher.murtaza@lehman.cuny.edu

Adult Personal Enrichment and Recreation

For recreation, physical fitness, and leisure time activities for adults, we seek teachers in the following areas: languages, yoga, tai chi, art, digital photography, and dance. Classes are held evenings and weekends.

Qualifications

Expertise in area. Teaching experience preferred.

Application Procedure

Please mail cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Phyllis Rafti at phyllis.rafti@lehman.cuny.edu

Qualified applicants interested in teaching in any other of the areas listed in the Continuing Education catalog are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Continuing Education at goher.murtaza@lehman.cuny.edu

New course proposals are welcome. Please submit them to Dr. Goher Murtaza, Director of Continuing Education, at goher.murtaza@lehman.cuny.edu

Equal Employment Opportunity

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer