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Adult Basic Education Instructor II

Adult Basic Education Instructor II

The Adult Learning Center at Morehead State University is accepting applications for a full-time position as an Adult Basic Education Instructor II. The anticipated start date is September 16, 2022.
Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky Trail Town, nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide-range of outdoor recreation activities. Morehead State University is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The position of Adult Basic Education (ABE) Instructor II at the Adult Learning Centers operated by MSU is primarily responsible for the instruction of adult learners and maintaining student records at the Learning Centers and its learning sites. The ABE Instructor II is responsible for maintaining records of all students receiving instruction at the learning sites and reports as required by the Kentucky Department of Adult Education. This position will work a balanced schedule between the Learning Centers and learning sites in the counties operated by MSU. This position will be primarily stationed in Montgomery and Powell Counties; however, incumbent may occasionally be needed to provide services at other Learning Centers and learning sites in the six-county service area operated by MSU.

REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree is required with two years of related experience. The incumbent must be proficient in the basic educational skills required to provide GED instruction (reading, math, language, social studies, and science), literacy, ACT/COMPASS instruction and transitions courses. Computer skills and excellent communication skills are also needed. Ability to provide flexibility and tolerance to diverse populations. Valid Kentucky driver’s license required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience as an adult education instructor or teacher is desirable. ABE Instructor II should also demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning and be dedicated to the betterment of the community through education. Excellent organizational and management skills are needed.

SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship.

Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university providing high quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: and complete the MSU Application for Employment along with a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and three reference letters.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For preferred consideration, apply by August 30, 2022. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Please contact Opal Fannin, the search committee chair, at for questions regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Organizational Relationships
The ABE Instructor II reports to the Director, Adult Education and collaborates with the Assistant Director/Instructor to plan courses and recruit students. Incumbent interacts daily with adult students, learning center staff, and the general public. The program is funded by the Council on Postsecondary Education/Kentucky Adult Education and Literacy on an annual basis.
Physical Requirements
Working Conditions
Some travel with overnight stays is expected for professional development. The incumbent may travel between counties to provide instruction. Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment. No or very limited exposure to physical risk.

Job ID: F003212P


Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : Bachelors Degree

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : Development

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