Academic Instructor - Whiteville

<strong>At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong>

Whiteville, TN

CoreCivic

<p><strong>CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale and experience needed to solve tough government challenges in cost-effective ways. We provide a broad range of solutions to government partners that serve the public good through high-quality corrections and detention management, innovative and cost-saving real estate solutions, and a growing network of residential reentry centers to help address America's recidivism crisis. We are a publicly-traded real estate investment trust (REIT), and the nation's largest owner of partnership correctional, detention and residential reentry facilities.</strong></p> <p><strong>CoreCivic has been a flexible and dependable partner for government for more than 30 years. Our employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.<br /><br /><br /></strong><strong><a href="https://jobs.corecivic.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">View More Jobs</a><br /></strong></p> https://www.corecivic.com/

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Full Time

Overview: At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good. CoreCivic is currently seeking a Academic Instructor who has a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional setting. <br /><br />Who We Are:<br /><br /> <ul> <li>CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals for success after release.</li> <li>Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, with more than 70 facilities nationwide, CoreCivic employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</li> </ul> <br />What We Have: <ul> <li>More than just a job but the start of a successful career!</li> <li>Supportive environment where employee growth is promoted.</li> <li>Comprehensive benefits package &amp; competitive wages.</li> <li>PTO &amp; paid holidays.</li> <li>Paid job training &amp; other great incentives.</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: What You Get To Do:<br /><br />Change the lives of those in your care! <br /><br />The Academic Instructor provides instruction in basic education subjects such as mathematics, science, social studies, reading, writing and language arts, to help inmates/students learn skills that will contribute to their development as mature, responsible citizens. The Academic Instructor maintains a positive learning environment, adopting secure classroom management practices, and develops level appropriate lesson plans. <ul> <li>Prepare course objectives following curriculum standards and applicable requirements by contract</li> <li>Plan a program of study, lesson plans, assignments, and tests under general supervision.</li> <li>Provides instruction using course outline, handouts and texts, audiovisual aids and other materials.</li> <li>Administer tests to evaluate students' progress and competency with subject matter.</li> <li>Assist students with individualized instruction as needed.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree is required.</li><li>A teaching license is preferred.</li><li>Must possess certificate or license in accordance with Tennessee Department of Education standards to teach in state of employment.</li><li>Continued employment in this position will be contingent upon obtaining and/or maintaining required agency credentials. </li><li>Three years of classroom instruction experience is preferred. </li><li>Experience in Microsoft Office applications is required. </li><li>A valid driver's license is required.</li><li>Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 18 years of age. </li></ul>