Employees of Goodwill go to work each day just like everyone else. They stock shelves in retail stores, drive trucks, balance spreadsheets in accounting, manage people and much more. They earn their paycheck just like everyone else. But at the same time they are also earning a second paycheck. They are helping fund, through their work, training and job programs what will put people with employment barriers in our community back to work.
Goodwill currently has an opening for a I.T. Instructor in Workforce Development in Roanoke, VA.
JOB PURPOSE: The Workforce Development I.T. Instructor is responsible for teaching and facilitating instructional content for participants through in person and online classes in accordance with curricula, program objectives, and class schedules. The instructor will assess and evaluate progress of participants; advising participants; monitoring progress, writing and facilitating progress reports; and performing other instructionally related duties as required.
Experience, Competencies and Education
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field required with preference to experience teaching. Must demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the IT field and have experience working with students from a diverse background. Excellent written and oral communications, instructional design skills, and online learning required.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and course curriculum. Ability to effectively present learning in a classroom environment to various educational functioning levels and abilities. Ability to instruct on the writing process and effective paragraph and essay writing. Ability to effectively present classes online.
Computation and Applied Mathematics: Ability to instruct beginning level mathematics from addition and subtraction to algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint; ability to use digital media to communicate with participants; ability to use a learning management system to instruct adult learners.
Knowledge of basic record-keeping skills, good time management. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with participants, staff, and management. Must be able to successfully complete State background investigation and drug screen.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Must have a valid state of Virginia driver’s license, and be able to provide proof of insurance. Additionally, 3+ point DMV record required to drive company vehicle.
Goodwill offers a competitive salary and benefits for full time employees such as medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, educational reimbursement, EAP, STD, LTD, and PTO. We offer retirement and EAP benefits for part time employees.
“Helping people and families in our communities achieve a better life through work and independence.”
Goodwill is an equal employment/affirmative action employer.