Communications Instructor (Speech & Written Communications)

Blackhawk Technical College

The Blackhawk Technical College Central Campus is located midway between Beloit and Janesville. Situated on over 80 acres of partially wooded prairie, the campus is home for most of BTC's programs and services. The campus is easily accessible from Prairie Road (County Highway G) and Highway 51.

This comprehensive technical college facility comprises over 200,000 square feet. It includes instructional classrooms, shops and labs for accounting, marketing, word processing, administrative assistant, legal secretary, fire science, criminal justice, child care services, HVAC/R, welding, and machine tool. Also located on the Central Campus is a technical center integrating labs for electronics, electro-mechanical and mechanical design; and a health occupations complex for nursing, nursing assistant, dental assistant and hygiene, radiography, and health unit coordinator. A technical library; media production and telecommunications center; child care center; bookstore; and food service, with seating for 600 are also housed on the Central Campus. Seminar and teleconferencing facilities are also available.

Position Details

Communications Instructor (Speech & Written Communications)
Southwest Wisconsin
Janesville, WI

Blackhawk Technical College is seeking qualified candidates to instruct communication courses within our General Education Division. Candidates may be asked to provide instruction at any of our campus locations.


  • Facilitation of Learning. Plan, prepare and deliver instruction and facilitate the learning of students. Assess the learning outcomes of students at the unit, course, and program level. 
  • Classroom Management. Fulfill assigned schedule, maintain accurate student attendance and grade records, maintain instructional environment with emphasis on safety, housekeeping, and equipment security, and ensure opportunities for student/participant evaluation. 
  • Interpersonal/Team Skills. Participate in activities of the instructional team, including planning, development, scheduling, and budgeting as a cooperative and professional team player. 
  • Student Support and Guidance. Support students as a mentor and role model in the achievement of their learning and career goals. 
  • Meet Wisconsin Technical College System requirements through the Faculty Quality Assurances System. 
  • (If applicable) Curriculum Development. Develop, revise, and continually update curriculum and instructional materials which are competency-based, current, consistent with employer expectations, and aligned with the college policy on level of required documentation.
  • Master's in Communication, Communication studies, speech, English, journalism, or comparative literature, or organizational communications. 
  • Skill in communication and human relations with populations having diverse socio-economic and racial backgrounds. 
  • Proficiency in computer use and applications with support teaching and learning. 
  • An educational philosophy which places the primary emphasis on student learning in the design, delivery and evaluation of courses. 
  • Previous teaching experience desired.

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