Motorcycle Safety Instructor Pool - Adjunct (Part-time)

US-WI-Eau Claire
Posting #
2016-1141
Category
Adjunct Faculty - Transportation
Type
Part-Time
FLSA Status
Exempt
Hourly Pay Rate/Salary
$30 per instructional hour (includes a built-in preparation time factor)
Hours per Week
Average instructional hours vary and may range from 3 to 8 hours per week.
Work Schedule
Schedule and hours vary and may include day and evening classes.

Overview and Responsibilities

 

Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) is establishing a pool of qualified candidates to be considered when adjunct and/or substitute instructors are needed to teach motorcycle safety courses. Needs may become available prior to or during each semester. Course information can be found at https://www.cvtc.edu/continuing-education/seminars-training/motorcycle-traffic-safety.

 

Upon successful submission of your application, resume, and transcripts, you will be considered for future adjunct and/or substitute teaching opportunities. CVTC will keep your application on file as a prospective candidate who could potentially fill a position when a need arises. If the need shall arise and review of your application materials result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted via the contact information provided on your application.

 

Adjunct instructors are hired on a per course basis. All interested candidates must live within driving distance of the CVTC campuses.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Maintain positive rapport with the public, training sites, community and promote motorcycle safety and safety equipment.
  • Stay current with First Aid training and CPR certification and be prepared to respond to crashes and injuries during a course.
  • Wear appropriate apparel and safety gear while instructing in the classroom and range.
  • Design and implement effective learning strategies and environments.
  • Deliver instruction of high quality.
  • Assess student learning.
  • Advise students.
  • Maintain classroom and equipment as appropriate.
  • Participate in college activities and pursue ongoing professional development.
  • Please view the Adjunct Instructor Position Description for additional roles and responsibilities of adjunct instructors at CVTC.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to spend extended periods of time (five hours) on the range.
  • Ability to up-right a training size motorcycle.
  • Ability to perform basic motorcycle maintenance.
  • Ability to operate a five-pound dry chemical fire extinguisher
  • Ability to plan for and deliver quality instruction.
  • Ability to facilitate and assess student learning.
  • Ability to manage the classroom effectively.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with the internal community.
  • Ability to establish and maintain partnerships with external external community.
  • Ability to model integrity through self-awareness, personal accountability, ethical behavior, quality standards, and sustainable practices.
  • Ability to think critically by applying problem solving practices, acquiring relevant information, using technology and other resources appropriately, and evaluating alternatives.
  • Ability to communicate effectively by speaking and writing clearly, concisely, and professionally; practicing active listening; reading critically and adapting communication for audience.
  • Ability to value diversity by recognizing personal biases, adapting to culturally diverse situations, and demonstrating a commitment to equity, inclusion, and respectful interactions with persons of diverse ethnic, cultural, social-economic, or educational backgrounds.
  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of and skills with technology used for communication, grade entry, and teaching; including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint and SIS.

Qualifications

  • Proficient motorcyclist riding a minimum of 9,000 miles each 3-year Wisconsin Certification period.
  • Own and maintain one’s own motorcycle.
  • Possess and maintain a valid Motorcycle license and satisfactory driving record.
  • Successful completion of a Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) RiderCoach Instructor preparation course, or completion within 6 months of hire if not already completed. The college will assist in facilitation of certification process. More information can be found at: https://www.msf-usa.org/ridercoaches.aspx
  • CPR and First Aid certified or be willing to obtain certification within 6 months after attaining RiderCoach Certification.
  • Meet MSF Standards and follow the RiderCoach Code of Ethics as well as the Wisconsin Administrative Rule Trans 129.
  • Subject to an instructor qualification evaluation at least once every three years upon receiving authorization from the DOT.
  • Prior teaching or training experience preferred.

In evaluating candidates for this position, the College may consider a combination of education, training, and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform duties of position.

Benefits Summary

This position is not eligible for benefits.

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