Position Announcement and Specifications Computer Information Technology Dual Enrollment Program (10 Month)

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville is accepting applications for a two (2) full-time, 10 month appointment, associate instructor for the Computer Information Technology Program for Dual Enrollment in Nashville. These are grant-funded positions. Full-time positions, Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Must pass a background check.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin IMMEDIATELY, and applications will be accepted until position is filled.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, résumé and TCATN application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Attn: Human Resource Office
100 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Fax: 615-425-5582
E-Mail: sandra.glavin@tcatnashville.edu


Required Qualifications

  • A high school diploma or G.E.D. Equivalency. 
  • Vocational or Technical School certification,training, or apprenticeship in Computer Information Systems required. 
  • Three (3) years of successful recent employment experience in the specialty area to be
  • taught beyond the normal learning period/generally 4 years. 
  • 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.
  • Shall possess skills and knowledge to teach principles and applications of Microsoft Office,
  • CompTIA, A+, Network +, Security +, and other related computer software.
  • 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
  • possession of a desire to interact with other faculty, staff, and students.
  • Possess good organizational, mathematical, language, writing, and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate Degree preferred. 


  • Teach course sections at Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.
  • Ensure student attendance and grades are entered for all students in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Develop course of study and conduct training program in specialty area.
  • 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.
  • Test trainees to measure progress and evaluate effectiveness of instruction.
  • Select or develop specifications for machines, equipment, and tools; maintain good physical condition in classroom and/or shop.
  • Maintain student records and reports.
  • Cooperate with outside agencies; establish and maintain good public relations with the school’s general public.
  • Instruct students in safety and practice good safety habits.
  • Participate in professional development and growth annually.
  • Perform such other duties as may be assigned by the President and Vice President of the school.

Salary Range

Starting at Midpoint: $45,000