Adjunct - Accounting (Business & Economics optional)

Location: SCCC - Newton, NJ

Date Posted: 04/26/2024

Schedule: Part-Time

Type: Sussex Faculty

Company: Sussex County Community College

Job Description

Sussex County Community College is looking to build a pool of qualified applicants to teach an in-person, on campus, Principles of Accounting course in the upcoming Spring 2024 semester. However future semesters may require in-person day and evening sections as well as online.  The College is seeking Adjunct Instructors for the following Business courses: Accounting Principles 1 (Financial) and Accounting Principles 2 (Managerial).


Minimum Qualifications Master's Degree or related degree in Business or related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications & Special Considerations; expertise in teaching, accounting, business, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, online/remote teaching, advanced certifications, or license, and a flexible schedule (morning, afternoon, evening and weekend courses may be available). Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills needed. 3+ years of applicable experience and prior teaching experience is strongly preferred.

The Learning Management System (LMS) that we use for our online and remote teaching is Canvas. Prior knowledge of Canvas or similar learning platform is preferred. Although not a requirement strong technical and computer proficiency is recommended.

  • IMMEDIATE OPENING – Spring semester commences on January 22nd, 2024. On campus, in-person Instructors needed. Twice a week, morning/afternoons (Please note: Immediate opening is for Monday and Wednesday from 10:50am to 1:40pm = 2 courses)
  • Prior teaching experience and knowledge of online instruction strongly preferred.
  • NJ, NY, and PA residence recommended.
  • Availability to travel to campus as necessary.

To Apply:

Please submit cover letter and resume/CV to  Sussex County Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Upon request: graduate transcripts • names and contact information of three references Credential / background check / screening prior to hiring.

Effective September 1, 2011, the NJ First Act requires that certain classifications of persons employed by a public higher education institution will have 365 days within which to establish a principle residence in NJ. Failure to comply will render the individual unqualified to continue to hold the position. Individuals may seek exemption from the residency exemption committee based on critical need or hardship.