Portland Community College is accepting applications for Part-Time Faculty to teach in the Addictions Counseling Program’s Workforce Diversity Grant at the Cascade Campus. This grant program is focused on supporting underrepresented populations who are currently employed in an addiction services provider or a mental health provider that offers addiction recovery services.
We are looking for Instructors to teach the below courses as part of this grant program. All grant program classes are scheduled for Fridays between 8-5pm and start in Fall 2019.
Please review the course content for each by clicking on the course title. During the application process, you will be asked to specify which course(s) you are interested in being considered for.
AD101: Alcohol Use and Addiction
AD102: Drug Use and Addiction
AD103: Women and Addiction
AD106: Smoking Cessation
AD152: Group Counseling
AD153: Theories of Counseling
AD154: Client Record Management
AD156: Ethical and Professional Issues
AD160: Basic Counseling
AD161: Motivational Interviewing
AD255: Multiple Diagnoses
Please visit the grant website for additional information about this unique program. https://www.pcc.edu/programs/alcohol-counseling/wdgrant.html
If this sounds like something that you would like to be a part of please complete your application today to be considered.
All new instructors will have one of the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in counseling, psychology, human service, human development, sociology, social work or related discipline, and be a current Certified Addiction Counselor Level II (or equivalent) or a current Certified Prevention Specialist (or equivalent), and have a minimum of five years of experience working with chemically or behaviorally addicted or at risk populations, OR
- Master’s degree in counseling, psychology, human service, human development, sociology, social work or related discipline, and have a minimum of five years of experience working with chemically or behaviorally addicted or at risk populations, OR
- Doctoral degree in counseling, psychology, human service, human development, sociology, social work or related discipline, or a clinical doctorate degree (MD or DO only), and at least one year of working with chemically or behaviorally addicted or at risk populations, or as a researcher in the arena of behavior and/or neuroscience
- Available to teach on Fridays, between 8am-5pm
- Experience teaching, or working with, culturally and educationally diverse populations
- Preference will be given to instructors who have the knowledge, experience, and availability to teach multiple classes
See the PCC Instructor Qualifications webpage for more information.
PCC offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide employees and their families, including domestic partners, with access to a broad range of benefit options. Includes Health, Dental, and Vision options, Group Life, Long-term Disability, Long-term Care, and Auto and Home Insurance programs. Benefits are pro-rated for part-time employees.
Part-time faculty health insurance eligibility is based on workload during the previous academic year. Once eligible, available insurance plans include Health, Dental, and Vision options, as well as Long-term Care.
PCC currently fully funds the Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (PERS/OPSRP) pension and contributes an additional 6% into the employee's Individual Account Program under PERS/OPSRP. Part-time faculty may be eligible for PERS/OPSRP if they meet the requirement of six months of employment and are working 600 hours or more per year. PCC offers a tax deferred annuity program and a deferred compensation program where employees may save additional pre-tax dollars for retirement.
Additionally, PCC provides a tuition waiver for you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children under 24 years of age, as well as tuition reimbursement for full-time employees at other accredited institutions.
- 2 hours sick leave per pay period, up to 32 hours per year; a maximum of 8 hours of accrued sick leave per academic year may be used for personal reasons.
View a complete list of PCC benefits.