Employment

Become part of a community dedicated to students with learning differences.

Beacon College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution committed to affirmative action and advocates a drug-free environment. Beacon College seeks qualified and diverse candidates with multicultural experience including members of protected class groups. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

Inquiries:
Office of Human Resources
Phone: 352-638-9762
Email: employment@beaconcollege.edu

Beacon College is dedicated to attracting talented, high caliber staff and supporting all employees in their professional development. Positions currently open are listed below:

English Instructor

Beacon College was the first undergraduate institution in the United States accredited to award bachelor degrees exclusively to students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD. We are committed to student success, offering academic and personal support services that help each student achieve his/her life goals. Beacon College is a growing community that is welcoming, accepting, and supportive of each community member. Set in the historic downtown of Leesburg, Florida, amidst beautiful lakes, Beacon College is close to Orlando and within an easy drive of many other points of interest in Florida. The General Education Division is currently recruiting for a faculty member to teach English courses. We seek a dedicated hands-on instructor who is willing to work one-on-one and in group classroom settings.

The Instructor will be the main instructor for teaching first-year students General Education requirements of College Composition, and the developmental course entitled Writing Lab. The Instructor provides direct instruction and hands on learning to create an engaging educational environment, monitors and assesses student progress, provides substantive feedback, working collaboratively with faculty and staff to enhance instruction, curriculum, student learning support and student success. Workload consists of five fall courses, five spring courses, and one four week summer course, as well as participating in service to the community.

Qualifications: Master degree in Arts with English major required, PhD preferred. The candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching English to college students with differing abilities. This position allows for future course development within the General Education Division. Experience working with students with learning disabilities/ADHD and possessing the requisite patient professional demeanor is preferred
Application: Candidates should apply with a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references to: the Director of Human Resources and Risk Management E-mail submissions are preferred and can be sent to: employment@beaconcollege.edu.

Beacon College offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefit program and rewarding employment in a growing educational community. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). Beacon College seeks qualified and diverse candidates with multicultural experience including members of protected class groups.

Library Media Technical Assistant

Beacon College is currently recruiting for a full-time Library Media Technical Assistant to provide library services including evening and weekend hours, reporting to the Director of Library Resources.

Responsibilities: The Library Technical Assistant will perform first point of contact duties in greeting faculty, staff, students and the general public and will; assist faculty and students in locating needed information via the OPAC and library databases; supervise work-study students and the library in general during evening and weekend hours; create Libguides to support the College curriculum; provide basic technological support to copiers, printers, scanners, Mac and PC computers in the library; assist students with computer software, including but not limited to Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Publisher, WordQ and Dragon Speak; promptly shelf or re-shelf books and other materials; checking shelves to be sure books are in proper order; check library materials in and out; perform opening and closing procedures for the library on evenings and weekends.

Tentative Scheduled Hours:

Mon, Tues, Weds: 12pm-8pm

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m

Qualifications: College degree required. Previous library experience is a significant advantage. Sound understanding of library technology and previously described software. Requires a customer service orientation plus strong organizational and communication skills.

Beacon College offers a competitive salary, benefits, and rewarding employment in a growing educational community. Candidates should apply with a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three references to Beacon College, Director of Human Resources, 105 E. Main Street Leesburg, FL 34748. E-mail application preferred at:employment@beaconcollege.edu. Beacon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). To find out more about the Beacon College community please visit our website at www.beaconcollege.edu.