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Adjunct Instructors – Addiction Counseling

Posted 9 months ago

Position Type: Part-Time
Employee Status: Adjunct
Accountability: Reports to Program Director

Beal College is actively hiring Adjunct Instructors for its Addiction Counseling/Substance Abuse programs (diploma, associate and bachelor degrees).  Classes are run in 8 week terms and are taught in various forms of delivery including online, hybrid and on campus.


  • Prepare and provide all lecture, laboratory and clinical instruction according to the required curriculum
  • Follow current course outlines, objectives, and evaluation mechanisms for the program and/or develop such when indicated by the Program Director
  • Maintain a lesson plan of daily instructional event
  • Monitor student attendance, academic activity and retention and document as required by the administration
  • Grade assignments, returning graded assignments to students, and assigning final grades for all students in a timely manner (i.e. less than 48 hours from the due date of the assignment/homework)
  • Provide educational assistance to students during regularly scheduled times (i.e., office hours) or by appointment
  • Substitute in classes when necessary
  • Maintain professional expertise (faculty development and professional growth) to meet accreditation standards by attending educational seminars in professional field; attending teaching improvement as provided including mandatory online training and reading current literature, attending online courses, etc.
  • Ensure that students follow the catalog guidelines daily
  • Attend all scheduled mandatory meetings
  • Serve on committees (e.g., curriculum development, retention, etc.) as assigned based upon expertise or campus needs
  • Online Instruction: Ensure daily review of the course to monitor student participation, answer student questions and grade student work within 48 hours
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Must have Master’s degree in related field
  • LADC or comparable certification actively licensed
  • Must have a minimum of three years working in the addiction counseling field
  • Preferred prior teaching experience preferably with online experience
  • Experienced with a Learning Management System preferred


  • Pay by Course and/or Credit Hour
  • Compensation dependent on experience, knowledge and education level

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