GED Instructor
Columbia, MD 
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Job Description

About Howard Community College:

Howard Community College (HCC) is an exciting place to work, learn, and grow! HCC has been awarded the distinction as a "Great College to Work for" since 2009 from The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Howard Community College values diversity among its faculty, staff and student population. We are an innovative institution that is committed to responding to the ever-changing needs and interests of a diverse and dynamic community. No matter where you want to go in your career, you can get there from here!

Job Description:

Seeking instructor to teach reading, writing, and math to adult students working towards their high school diploma. Class runs year-round (approx. 30 weeks per year of instruction, with breaks interspersed partially at the discretion of the instructor), Monday through Friday, 9 AM - 11:30 AM. Position starts immediately. May be combined with other on-campus instruction in the ABE/GED program to increase hours, as available.


  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Empathy for students with barriers and skills in building rapport
  • Teaching experience in reading, writing, and math
  • Experience with multi-level classrooms
  • Creativity in teaching in resource-constrained environments
  • Availability to attend monthly professional development sessions (generally, Monday afternoons)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of GED exam, especially GED 2014
  • Experience teaching adults and/or at-risk populations
  • K-12 teaching experience, especially elementary education

Additional Information:

Hours Per Week: Based on class schedule, maximum of 25 hours per week
Work Schedule: Monday - Thursday, 9 AM - 11:30 AM

Employment contingent on criminal background investigation.

Howard Community College (HCC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer & values diversity within its faculty, staff & student population. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

HCC understands that persons with specific disabilities may need assistance with the job application process and/or with the interview process. For confidential assistance with the job application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 443-518-1100. The TDD line phone # is: 443-518-4822.

Application Instructions:

The following are required documents:

1) Resume/CV

2) Cover Letter


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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