Young Harris College is a private, baccalaureate degree-granting college located in the beautiful mountains of North Georgia. Founded in 1886 and historically affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Young Harris College educates, inspires and empowers students through the highest quality liberal arts education. The College currently has more than 1,100 students across five divisions—Education, Fine Arts, Humanities, Mathematics and Science, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. The historic campus in Young Harris, Ga., has completed major campus improvements to accommodate the College’s growth. Recent LEED-certified campus improvements include the 121,000-square-foot Rollins Campus Center, new residence facilities, and a 57,000-square-foot recreation and fitness center. The College is an active member of NCAA Division II and remains a fierce competitor in the prestigious Peach Belt Conference. YHC is among fewer than 300 colleges and universities nationwide named to the 2017-2018 list of Colleges of Distinction and is listed as a “Best National Liberal Arts College” by U.S. News & World Report.
Full-time Instructor of English – Milton GA (Young harris early college)
Young Harris College invites applications for two full-time, non-tenure track positions to begin in August 2018. Duties will primarily include teaching both online and face-to-face English courses for Young Harris Early College, including Composition I (ENGL 1101), Literature and Composition (ENGL 1102), and American Literature (ENGL 2220). Young Harris Early College is the YHC dual-enrollment program whereby high school students take college courses to receive transferable college credits while still earning credit toward high school graduation.
The face-to-face dual enrollment college courses will be taught in the high school classroom. Instructors for this position will teach at a high school in the north Fulton County, GA area for these classes.
The online courses are pre-built in Moodle. The instructor is tasked with facilitating the courses, providing prompt, meaningful feedback and communicating frequently with students to facilitate success. Experience with Moodle is a plus.
The successful candidate will have earned at least Master’s degree in English or closely related field with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in English. A strong commitment to teaching in a liberal arts undergraduate curriculum is required, as well as a comfort in using technology.
Competitive annual salary and full benefits. Classes are capped at a reasonable 22 students.
Candidates should apply electronically at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1976839. Applications should include a cover letter, CV and three professional references. In addition, transcripts should be sent electronically to HumanResources@yhc.edu or by mail to Human Resources Director, Young Harris College, P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Selected candidates must successfully pass a background check.
Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. EOE M/F/D/V
Adjunct Instructor of Music (String Methods)
Young Harris College invites applications for a part-time, non-tenure-track position in Music (string methods) to begin August 2018. The selected candidate will teach one section of string methods one day a week during the Fall 2018 semester, keep attendance records, and submit mid-term and final grades. Qualifications include a Master’s degree music and a strong commitment to teaching in a liberal arts undergraduate curriculum.
Candidates should apply electronically at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1758979 . Applications should include a cover letter, CV and one letter of recommendation. In addition, transcripts should be sent electronically to HumanResources@yhc.edu or by mail to Dr. Edwin Calloway, Music Department Chair, Human Resources Office, Young Harris College, P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Selected candidates must successfully pass a background check.
Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Enviromental Services Attendant
Sodexo Facilities Management at Young Harris College is currently seeking applicants for custodial positions. These positions are full-time positions that will report to the Housekeeping Supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications: Dependability, responsible and ability to work well with others.
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
1. Custodians are responsible for cleaning of offices, classrooms, restrooms and hallways.
2. Checks and removes graffiti from classrooms, walls and other surfaces.
3. Informs the Housekeeping Supervisor of needed supplies and/or equipment.
4. Assists in trash and recycling management by collecting and discarding.
5. Performs any and all other duties as deemed necessary by the Housekeeping Supervisor.
How to Apply:
Call Sodexo Facilities Management at (706) 379-5185 regarding interest in this opportunity. You can also apply for this job at sodexo.balancetrak.com. In the search window put “2018-04943” then press enter.
Young Harris College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. All persons involved in the operations of the College are prohibited from engaging in such discrimination.