Your browser cookies must be enabled in order to apply for this job. Please contact if you need further instruction on how to do that.

Adjunct Instructor, English & Writing Tutors

Academic Programs | North East, MD | Part Time

Job Description

About Us:

Founded in 1968 to meet the post-secondary and continuing education needs of Cecil County residents, Cecil College has been serving the community and shaping its future for more than 50 years. The College is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the governor. The College’s fifth president, Dr. Mary Way Bolt, reports directly to the Board of Trustees.

Cecil College is centrally located in Maryland’s most northeastern county, just one half mile from Interstate 95. It is easily accessible from Philadelphia and Baltimore, as well as from Wilmington, Delaware.

With a diverse student population, Cecil College enrolls approximately 2,500 credit students and 3,400 non-credit students. Cecil offers associate degrees, certificate programs and non-credit classes. Cecil offers a variety of associate degree and certificate programs.

Through its open admissions policy, Cecil College provides learning opportunities for all who have the desire and ability to benefit from its courses and programs, regardless of age, gender, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, or socioeconomic status.

Employees of Cecil College, including instructors for online and virtual courses, must be residents of Maryland or the contiguous states of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US, as the College does not offer Visa sponsorships.

General Duties

Adjunct Instructor of English and writing tutors needed.

The successful adjunct instructor will be responsible for conducting in-person, daytime English 101, College Composition, in accordance with Cecil College-approved syllabi and the stipulations of the Department of English and Humanities, on our main campus or on a nearby high school campus.

Embedded tutors for English 101 attend and support in-person classes.

Academic Success Center writing tutors may have the opportunity to work up to 15 hours per week in person and/or virtually with students across the disciplines.


  • M.A., M.F.A., or Ph.D. in English (for tutors: or a related field)
  • Successful college-level teaching experience
  • LMS experience (e.g., Canvas)
  • Availability for in-person, daytime teaching (virtual may be possible for Academic Success Center tutors)

Criteria for consideration:

  • Only completed applications (resume, letter of application, portfolio, and unofficial transcripts) will receive consideration. Only applicants who are authorized to work in the United States and who reside in Maryland or its contiguous states will be eligible for hire.

Position will be posted until filled.

*We are committed to ensuring equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all hiring and employment practices. Cecil College will not discriminate against any individual by reason of race, color, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic status, genetic information, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.