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Education, Development, Teaching, and Learning

College of Education and Professional Studies

Work with Future Teachers!! Part-Time Adjunct Faculty Needed in EDTL

The Department of Education, Development, Teaching and Learning (EDTL) at Central Washington University is accepting applications to fill future part-time lecturer positions to teach teacher education classes.

Generalists and specialists are needed for most programs. Instructors specializing in curriculum development and elementary-level methods and content areas are encouraged to apply.

We seek instructors in…

Elementary EducationLiteracy
Early Childhood EducationMiddle School
Highly Capable Learners (Gifted Ed)Special Education


The ideal candidate is an individual who enjoys working in a department that values promoting diversity, constructivist methodology and active, hands-on student learning. Learn more about us at https://www.cwu.edu/teaching-learning/
 

Locations 
EllensburgDes MoinesPierceWenatcheeYakima

400 E. University Way. Black Hall, Room 205
Ellensburg, WA 98926
 

2400 S. 240th St. Rm 265
Des Moines, WA 98198
 
401 Farwest Drive SW Lakewood, WA 98498 
 
Higher Education Center
1300 Fifth Street Wenatchee, WA 98801
 

1000 S. 12th Ave. Deccio Higher Education Center, Rm 107
Yakima, WA 98902
 

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Minimum Qualifications

Master’s Degree in education or a related field. Demonstrated teaching effectiveness. Four (4) years or more of K-8 classroom teaching experience.
 

Desirable Qualifications

National Board Certification. Working knowledge of Constructivist learning. EdTPA knowledge. Experience in instructional coaching or professional development of peers. Demonstrated success in classroom innovation and/or classroom-based research.
 


How To Apply

To be considered for a lecturer position, applicants must apply online at the CWU Human Resources website and attach:

  1.  A resume/curriculum vitae.  Please identify document by your last name and resume (e.g., Smith Resume).
     
  2.  The contact information for three professional references.  Contacts should include names, address, phone number, and e-mail address.
     
  3.  An unofficial copy of transcripts for the highest degree held.  Prior to hiring, applicants must submit an official copy.
     
  4.  A cover letter addressing the following:
  • Your qualifications and experience for the position
  • Your availability (e.g., only after 4pm; only 1 course per quarter).
  • Your location and closest CWU Campus (Ellensburg, Des Moines, Pierce, Wenatchee or Yakima) or interest to teach exclusively online
  • Your knowledge and experience in online teaching/learning and whether you know how to use the Canvas classroom management system
     

Steps to Apply

  1. Visit the CWU Human Resources Careers page or search CWU career opportunities.
     
  2. Search the Job ID#: Early Childhood (#2865), Elem Ed (#2861), Field Supervisor (#2079), Highly Capable/Gifted (#2862), Literacy (#2843), Middle School (#2841), SPED (#2859), and/or TESL/Bilingual Ed (#2856).
     
  3. Click on Lecturer Pool- Education, Development, Teaching and Learning.
     
  4. Review the job description and select the green “Apply for Job” button to begin your application.
     
  5. Click on “Register Now” in the lower left hand corner to create an account.
     

We will review applications in the adjunct lecturer pool on a needs basis and will be in touch. 

Thank you for your interest in working with our excellent teacher candidates! 
 

Docendo Discimus.  By teaching we learn.

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