The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville is accepting applications for a full-time Instructor for the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (HVAC/R) Program at the Nashville, TN campus. This is a full-time position, Monday – Thursday, 6:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This class is scheduled to start September 2021.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, résumé and TCATN application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Fax: 615-425-5582
Attn: Human Resource Office
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209
E-Mail: sandra.glavin@tcatnashville.edu

Required Qualifications

  • A high school diploma.
  • Vocational or Technical School certification, training, or apprenticeship required.
  • Three (3) years of successful recent employment experience in the specialty area to be taught beyond the normal learning period/generally 4 years.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Teaching experience preferred.


  • Must possess a complete and thorough knowledge of procedures and methods related to teaching.
  • Willingness to remain current in the technological changes of the industry.
  • Formulate teaching outline and determine instructional methods utilizing knowledge of specific training needs and effectiveness of such methods as individualized and group instruction, lecture, demonstration, and conference.
  • Select or develop teaching aids, demonstration models, multimedia visual aids, and reference materials.
  • Must possess skills and knowledge to teach the theory and application in all phases of the HVAC/R program.
  • Possess good character, mature attitude, stable personality, and exhibit evidence of potential ability to instruct.
  • Requires initiative and cooperation, i.e., to plan and organize work without close supervision; show initiative and perseverance in satisfying student and community needs; ability and possess a desire to interact with other faculty, staff and students.
  • Maintain student records and reports in Banner.
  • Possess good organizational, mathematical, language, writing, and communication skills.
  • Performs other work as assigned by the President and Vice President of the college.

Salary Range

Associate Instructor 48,652-63,067, Instructor 52,997-68,699