Teaches material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedules and deadlines to assure an appropriate level of student satisfaction.
Effectively prepares for each week of instruction and demonstrates proficiency with all relevant software, course content and materials.
Evaluates student coursework against stated learning outcomes and works with students so that a full achievement level is attained.
Grades all discussions, assignments, modules and tests and posts final grades in a timely manner.
Provides students with feedback in a constructive and positive manner highlighting both strengths and areas in need of improvement.
Apprises students of their academic status throughout a course through continuous evaluation and review of formative and summative assessment results.
Maintains regular and predictable attendance within courserooms and hosts frequent office hours and individual one-to-one sessions.
Establishes and maintains a positive, student-centered learning environment by exemplifying proper online decorum and integrity and requiring the same of students.
Creates and implements curricular scaffolding tools and materials to match student learning styles and academic needs, supplementing those provided in the core curriculum.
Remains responsive to student needs and student requests for support.
Proactively monitors students’ achievement and actively outreaches to at-risk students to support course persistence as well as program retention.
Effectively communicates by email, telephone, and virtual with students as well as face-to-face interaction with fellow instructors, supervisors, and/or other school personnel.
Consistently meets key performance indicators related to student outreach, engagement and documentation. Actively outreaches to at-risk and struggling students to provide support and assistance, ensure understanding of available resources, and develop action plans with academic performance and engagement goals.
Advises students on matters related to academics, attendance, career readiness and professionalism.
Participates in curriculum development and review based upon expertise in subject area, current industry trends and student performance and engagement indicators.
Attends and participates in required school meetings and assists program leadership and cross-departmental teams as needed.
Communicates with leadership when barriers to student success are identified and then participates in problem solving solutions.
Maintains an up-to-date faculty file in accordance with UMA policy, state regulations and accrediting commission requirements including required meetings, in-services and continuing education units.
Performs other duties as requested and assigned to ensure the smooth functioning and integrity of school’s operations.
Carefully follows all applicable federal and state compliance requirements and regulations including those prescribed by the Department of Education, Accrediting agencies, CIE, and UMA internal policies and procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of, and carefully follows all applicable federal and state compliance requirements and regulations including those prescribed by the Department of Education, accrediting agencies, CIE, and internal UMA policies and procedures.