Addiction Counseling Adjunct Instructor

  • Beal University
  • 99 Farm Rd, Bangor, ME, USA
  • 09/18/2021
Part time Education

Job Description

Beal University is actively hiring Adjunct Instructors for its Addiction Counseling/Substance Abuse programs (diploma, associate and bachelors degree). Full Time and Part Time positions available. 

Classes are run in 8 week terms. This position is for an ON CAMPUS instructor teaching classes locally in the Bangor campus. 


  • Maintain, prepare and provide all lecture, laboratory and clinical instruction according to the required curriculum.
  • Monitor and follow current course outlines, objectives, and evaluation mechanisms for the program and/or develop.
  • Maintain a lesson plan of daily instructional events.
  • Monitor student attendance, academic activity and retention and document as required by the administration.
  • Grade assignments, returning graded assignments to students, and assigning final grades for all students in a timely manner
  • Provide educational assistance to students during regularly scheduled times (i.e., office hours) or by appointment
  • Substitute in classes when necessary.
  • Maintain professional expertise (faculty development and professional growth) to meet accreditation standards by attending educational seminars in professional field; attending teaching improvement as provided including mandatory online training and reading current literature, attending online courses, etc.
  • Ensure that students follow the catalog guidelines daily.
  • Attend all scheduled mandatory meetings.
  • Serve on committees (e.g., curriculum development, retention, etc.) as assigned based upon expertise or campus needs.
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • Must have Masters degree in related field
  • LADC or comparable certification actively licensed
  • Must have a minimum of three years working in the addiction counseling field
  • Preferred prior teaching experience with online experience


  • Pay by Course and/or Credit Hour
  • Compensation dependent on experience, knowledge and education level