Virginia State Government Adjunct Faculty - Health, Physical Education and Wellness in Hampton, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

Thomas Nelson seeks faculty to provide dynamic and engaging instruction to a diverse student population in health, physical education and wellness courses. Collaborate as a member of faculty team to implement curriculum and facilitate student success. Provide timely and constructive feedback to students and foster a positive learning environment. Evaluate student performance and provide remediation as needed in the cognitive, psychomotor and affective areas. Maintain facility, college, and program policies and expectations. Participate in college, division and program meetings and professional development activities. Submit timely and accurate documentation as requested.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in health or physical education, exercise science, public health, nutrition and wellness courses. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to collaborate with faculty and students to facilitate positive learning experiences. Commitment to the community college philosophy. Flexible schedule to teach daytime courses. Must be able to work at all campus locations. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in health, physical education, exercise science, community health, public health, or nutrition. Previous community college teaching experience. Current CPR/first aid certification. Certified health education specialist or certified personal trainer credential.

Special Requirements

Application Process: Submit an online application for this position at We will only accept applications through this site. Complete application packages will include: an online application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of all transcripts documenting degree attainment and coursework relevant to the position, and the names of three professional references with current addresses and telephone numbers. All transcripts from foreign institutions of higher education must be verified by an evaluation agency. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. There is a five day minimum posting requirement. Faxed or e-mail applications will not be accepted. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Thomas Nelson Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities, or other non-merit factors in its programs and activities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

If you are having difficulty attaching documents, please call Human Resources. If the file size of the attached documents is too large, the system will not allow you to upload the documents. You will need to reduce the file size or reduce the resolution. The system will only allow you to upload a total file size of 2MB. Incomplete application packages will not be considered. Contact Human Resources for assistance.

Contact Information


Human Resources




Thomas Nelson Community College ATTN: Human Resources 99 Thomas Nelson Drive Hampton, VA 23666

Working Title: Adjunct Faculty - Health, Physical Education and Wellness

Role Title: Faculty-Teaching/Research

Job Open Date: 01/02/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $ 768 - $ 1,143 per credit hour. Rate based on education and experience. The posted range is at the Instructor rank level. Further salary consideration may be made based upon education and experience.

Agency: Thomas Nelson Comm College (293)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Hampton - 650

Position Number: A0118

Job Posting Number: 1032883

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Part-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Wage/Adjunct Faculty- W-2

Pay Band: UG