We are seeking instructors dedicated to excellence in teaching who desire to make a difference in the lives of our students. Teaching assignments are primarily located in the Austin campus. The instructor may be assigned to teach in a traditional classroom and lab format as well as online, hybrid and interactive television formats.
Activities related to comprehensive community college teaching and learning, including but not limited to: instructional planning and delivery; teaching and facilitating student learning; curriculum planning and development; assessment of student performance; classroom management; and maintenance of professional skills and credentials;
The candidate must be able to work cooperatively with faculty and staff, demonstrate knowledge of and experience in assessment of student learning outcomes, participate in department meetings, college-wide committees, and maintain ongoing professional development activities.
Associate degree and a graduate of an accredited massage therapy program.
Occupational Experience Requirement
Four full-time years (or equivalent) of verified related paid work experience in the massage therapy industry.
One year of this work experience shall be within the five years immediately preceding the date of application for the credential field. The recency requirement shall be waived if the individual has two years of successful full-time (or equivalent) postsecondary teaching experience in the credential field within the last five years.
Current individual certification by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) or successful completion of the MBLEx examination offered by the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards.
Community College Teaching Experience
Excellent Communication Skills
Experience in developing and delivering fully online courses
Ability to provide leadership in curriculum development and academic assessment activities
Commitment to departmental participation, vision, and planning
Ability to work with a diverse student body including multilingual or multicultural and under-served populations
Riverland provides a rewarding career that cultivates student growth through service, innovation and respect. You will thrive in a supportive and innovative culture that values individual and team contributions, open communication and a commitment to employee satisfaction and engagement. All employees are responsible for promoting a culture that supports diversity and inclusion. We are seeking instructors dedicated to excellence in teaching who desire to make a difference in the lives of our students.
Riverland is a proud supporter of the Minnesota State College and University system's Equity 2030 framework. We are fully committed to the Equity by Design model and will strive to educate our employees, our students and community on global perspectives in order to create equity and parity in student success. We encourage applicants who are motivated to contribute and serve as colleagues to our faculty body.
Riverland Community College takes pride in offering student-centered education with small class sizes, personal instruction and hands-on learning. Our college serves approximately 9,000 students annually through credit and non-credit courses and leads the state of Minnesota in the total number of Quality MattersTM certified online courses.
With campuses in Albert Lea, Austin and Owatonna, our college offers associate degrees in more than 50 career programs, and liberal arts and sciences.
Our southern Minnesota region offers excellent public and parochial education systems, exciting and diverse recreational activities for all seasons and upscale communities to further enhance your qualify of life.
To learn more about Riverland or Minnesota State, visit www.riverland.edu or www.minnstate.edu.
Desired Start Date: 08/18/2021
Internal Number: 1548
About Riverland Community College
Riverland Community College, a proud member of the Minnesota State system, prides itself on student-centered education with small class sizes, personal instruction and hands-on learning. The College serves approximately 9,000 students annually through credit and non-credit courses. With campuses in Albert Lea, Austin and Owatonna, all located along the busy I-90 and I-35 corridors in southern Minnesota, our college offers associate degrees in more than 50 career programs, and liberal arts and sciences. Many of our career programs have received specialized accreditations to align curricula and outcomes of programs or specific fields with national industry standards. The College leads the state of Minnesota in the total number of Quality MattersTM certified online courses. Students enjoy a rich college experience through a wide array of student life activities. Opportunities in theatre, music, clubs, intercollegiate sports, and student government provide an easy way for students to meet new friends, share talents, and develop leadership skills.To learn more about Riverland or Minnesota State, visit www.riverland.edu or www.minnstate.edu.