Adjunct Health and Physical Education Instructor

Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine's University

Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2023

Posting Details

Posting Summary
Position Title Adjunct Health and Physical Education Instructor
Position Code SPMG-ADJPRO-F
Job Description
We are seeking an instructor of Health and Physical Education with the ability to instruct a bulk of activity and Health and Physical Education courses. We are looking for individuals committed to education equity in culturally diverse communities.

  • Measure student progress to encourage the mastery of school district/state/national standards
  • Celebrate individual and collective accomplishments by teaching the importance of self-improvement
  • Create appealing lessons that implement a variety of methodologies
  • Cultivate student awareness and ownership of personal performance
  • Design, plan, and implement physical education lessons based on school district/state/national standards
  • Encourage teamwork as to set collective and personal development goals
  • Ensure accommodations and modifications are made for the growth and development of all students
  • Ensure that the physical education environment is clean, safe and constructive for all students
  • Teach knowledge and skills in physical fitness, rhythms and dance, health education, and individual, dual and team sports
  • Demonstrate the use of proven, research-based strategies for effective classroom management, lesson planning, active student engagement, and instructional delivery
  • Support a school’s share vision and common goals regarding physical education and physical activity

Saint Augustine’s University (SAU), drawing on its rich legacy as an access institution, is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. SAU was established in 1867 in Raleigh, NC by the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. A four-year liberal arts university with an average enrollment of approximately 1,000, SAU sits on 105 lush acres just north of Downtown Raleigh, NC. The institution offers more than 20 undergraduate degrees and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Additional Information:

  • Employment is contingent upon a positive background check and proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Documentation of medical and religious exemptions will be accommodated.
  • Official transcript is required upon acceptance of the position.
Required Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in Health, and Physical Education, Ph.D./Ed.D. in Physical Education preferred or closely related field.
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience developing courses and curriculum in health and physical education
  • Proven ability to develop and deliver online courses
  • Experience working in K-12 education or higher education
  • Previous higher education teaching and research experience.
  • Demonstrate commitment and ability to work effectively within a diverse university learning and teaching environment.
  • Understanding of higher education systems.
  • Knowledge of best teaching practices for health and physical education classrooms.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with college faculty and college students.
Physical Demands
Walking, sitting, standing, squatting, and lifting a minimum of 25 pounds.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F059P
Number of Vacancies 1
Position End Date (if applicable)
Desired Start Date 07/31/2023
Job Open Date 08/01/2022
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  3. * Are you a current employee of the university?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you available to work during the Summer?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong candidate for this position

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Please describe in detail how your background and experience would be applicable for this position in a College/University setting

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/ Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation