We are seeking PT Faculty with background in Automotive to teach Basic Automotive to teach Dual Credits at a variety of locations in the Durham Region.
The successful candidate will be required to teach twice a week for a total of three hours (two 75 minute periods). The dual credit starts the week of February 17th and runs until the week of May 25, 2020.
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant educational credentials and a proven track record of relevant work / teaching experience.
Course description :
Students working in the Automotive Basics course will participate in both a theory and shop based learning environment. They will be introduced to a wide cross section of the automotive trade requirements ranging from basic safety and tool usage to vehicle identification and lifting, electrical fundamentals and braking systems.
The dual credit program allows students to participate in post-secondary courses and apprenticeship training, earning dual credits that count towards both their high school diploma and their post-secondary diploma, degree or apprenticeship certification.
Dual credits engage students through exposure to college courses and culture while supporting their successful transition to post-secondary education.
Presently, over 2,000 area high school students are taking a dual credit program with Durham College.