Wytheville Community College (WCC) is a member of the Virginia Community College System and is located in historic Wytheville, Virginia. Wytheville is located at the intersection of Interstate 77 and 81. WCC is accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges and serves Wythe County, Grayson County, Bland County, Carroll County, City of Galax, and the eastern portion of Smyth County. The college offers comprehensive instruction to students in occupational-technical areas, college transfer programs, continuing education, developmental education, general education, and specialized training in regional and community service areas. WCC is seeking a candidate for a full-time, nine-month, teaching faculty position for Police Science beginning August 16, 2018. Teaching responsibilities include day and evening classes. This position reports directly to the Dean of Health and Occupational Programs. The faculty memberâs role encompasses the general areas of learning facilitation, personal and professional development, and institutional and community service. Primary responsibilities for this position are to: 1. Teach day and evening classes in Police Science at campus locations; 2.Provide leadership for the Police Science Program; 3.Maintain and update the Police Science curriculum; 4.Maintain college relationships with local and state law enforcement agencies; 5.Be involved in the recruitment and retention of students for the Police Science Program; 6.Develop and implement new courses as required; 7.Integrate computers and other technology in courses and the curriculum; 8.Teach courses using distance learning mediums; 9.Establish and assess student outcomes and participate in Institutional Effectiveness initiatives to include assessment and program reviews; 10.Maintain at least ten office hours per week with accessibility to students; 11.Advise students on programs of study; 12.Serve actively on college committees; 13.Pursue professional growth and development activities in discipline;
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About Wytheville Community College
The mission of Wytheville Community College is to provide a quality, comprehensive education for the citizens of the counties of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, and Wythe and the city of Galax.To achieve this mission and to fulfill its role as an educational leader and partner, Wytheville Community College commits to a student-centered environment by: providing programs and courses in occupational-technical education, college transfer education, general education, developmental education, distance education, continuing education, and workforce development; utilizing a broad range of instructional technologies, methods, materials, and facilities that are designed to meet the diverse needs of students; offering a supportive, comprehensive program of student development services that contribute to student persistence, success, and citizenship; fueling regional and state economic development by forging partnerships with businesses, industries, public agencies, civic groups, public schools, and other institutions of higher education not only within the service region but throughout the Commonwealth; presenting diverse cultural opportunities while promoting the heritage of Southwest Virginia; promoting accessibility and affordability; and ensuring quality in all programs and services.