Farming Operations Technology Adjunct Instructor, Evening Program (GIVE grant funded, temporary)


The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Oneida/Huntsville is accepting applications for a Farming Operations Technology Adjunct Instructor to teach evening courses at the Alvin C. York Institute in Jamestown, Tennessee. Program will be taught four evenings a week beginning September 2020.

Salary: Commensurate with Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology salary guidelines

*A criminal background check will be required for the selected applicant.

Application Deadline: July 9, 2020

Applications and Resumes should be submitted online at:

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Oneida/Huntsville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Amy West, Assistant Director, 355 Scott High Drive, Huntsville, TN 37756, (423) 663-4900, .

Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture field of study required
  • Three (3) years' experience in the agricultural field within the last five (5) years
  • Must possess a high degree of knowledge and agricultural expertise in all phases of livestock production, crop production, and precision agriculture
  • Must possess a general knowledge of mechanical skills, general welding skills, basic electricity, and farm maintenance skills.
  • Must possess the organizational and communication skills necessary to be an effective teacher
  • Computer skills (i.e., Microsoft Office applications, email, etc.)
  • Indication of willingness to establish and maintain positive working relationships with students, staff, and business/industry personnel


  • Teach and instruct students through lecture, demonstrations, and/or audio visual aids
  • Prepare syllabi of courses of study with detailed lesson plans
  • Develop industry partnerships and collaborate with partners regarding program initiatives and training methodologies Monitor, grade, and evaluate students' progress
  • Source and request necessary instructional supplies and equipment for proper instruction
  • Maintain appropriate student records and submit timely reports
  • Maintain required annual 60% completion, 70% placement, and 70% licensure rate pursuant to the Council on Occupational Education (COE) accreditation standards
  • Assist in program recruitment and assist certified graduates with placement opportunities
  • Ensure compliance with all TBR, institutional, state and federal requirements