At Central Carolina Community College, we create transformative
lifelong learning opportunities! We expect all employees to find
ways to remove barriers to student success and provide all students
a pathway to achievable dreams. Our employees are charged to
recognize the challenges we face and to respond to them with
empathy, understanding, and a willingness to help.
Central Carolina Community College's Upward Bound programs serve
approximately 180 low-income, future first-generation high school
students from Harnett and Lee County Schools with the goal of
increasing the rate at which participants complete secondary
education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of
postsecondary education. Services provided by Upward Bound include:
tutoring; college tours; SAT/ACT preparation and fee waivers;
career exploration; summer residential programs at NC State
University; a summer internship program; assistance completing
college admissions, financial aid, and scholarship applications;
and the opportunity to take free college courses. Services are
provided approximately once a month on Saturdays during the school
year, and for six weeks during the summer. Once enrolled, students
stay in the program until high school graduation. The program is
offered at no cost to participants.
Central Carolina Community College is home to six (6) U.S.
Department of Education federally-funded TRiO Programs, including
Student Support Services, Student Support Services - STEM & Health
Sciences, Upward Bound-Harnett County, Upward Bound-Lee County,
Upward Bound Math & Science, and Veterans Upward Bound.
Summer Instructors in Upward Bound's non-residential
summerprogram design and facilitate engaging lesson plans for
rising 10thgrade Upward Bound students, and teach, motivate, and
encourage students while ensuring that foundational academic skills
are in place for their future success. Academic Instructors are
responsible for development of curriculum, providing engaging
classroom instruction in assigned subject area, evaluating student
progress, and meeting regularly with permanent staff. Upward
Bound's non-residential program is held on CCCC's Sanford Main
Summer Instructor hours are 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Monday through
Thursday, and the program runs from June 21 to August 1.
Upward Bound is currently seeking a Non-Residential Summer
Instructor in English/Composition and a math instructor to teach
math II and III.
Summer instructors will be paid $2,000 for the summer.
Diversity Policy: Central Carolina Community College believes
the college experience is greatly enriched through diversity;
therefore, the college encourages diversity of thought within the
student body and staff. Furthermore, the college seeks to promote
awareness of diversity and the respect for all individuals, and the
college pledges to adhere to this mission in its relationship with
Prepare a syllabus, curriculum, activities/assignments, and
assessments for subject area.
Prepare for and meet classes as assigned and maintain a safe
Demonstrate concern for academic growth of all students by
employing best practice strategies.
Evaluate and document student progress, and communicate
successes and concerns to Upward Bound permanent staff.
Request and assist in maintaining department equipment,
supplies, and materials.
Participate in scheduled meetings with permanent staff and any
relevant Upward Bound activities.
Assume other duties as requested by the supervisor.
Follow policies and procedures as stated in the Upward Bound
Submit documentation as requested by the Upward Bound program in
a timely fashion.
- Encourage and support Upward Bound activities, policies,
procedures, and philosophies.
- Completion of a bachelor's degree in Education or subject
- At least one (1) year of teaching experience at the high school
- Knowledge of best practices in teaching
- Ability to develop and deliver engaging lesson plans to high
school students preparing for college
- Or equivalent combination of education and experience may be