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Mathematics Instructor

Cleveland State Community College
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Mathematics Instructor


Number of Openings: 1

Employee Classification: Exempt

Institution: Cleveland State Community College

Department: Math Department

Campus Location: Cleveland, TN

Salary Range: $40,000 - $47,720


The incumbent is responsible for conducting college classes for undergraduate students and performing related work as required.


  • Fulfill all instructional requirements as mandated by Cleveland State Community College and the Tennessee Board of Regents.
  • Utilize appropriate instructional materials and methods.
  • Maintain currency in instructional field and teaching methodology.
  • Devote a minimum of 37.5 hours per week to the institution, maintain appropriate office hours, and secure approval for any commitments which might affect employment.
  • Be accessible to students for advising, academic help, and assistance depending on instructional format.
  • As needed, teach during all operational hours of the college on- or off-campus.
  • Participate in institutional and academic unit meetings.
  • Maintain and safeguard all necessary records and report grades periodically as prescribed by the Registrar.
  • Comply with Cleveland State Community College and Tennessee Board of Regents Guidelines and Policies.
  • Participate in periodic evaluations.
  • Support and participate in the recruitment and retention efforts of the college.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Non-Essential Functions:

  • Perform public service in the community as defined by the institution’s role and mission.
  • Promote and serve as advisor to campus clubs, student groups, or other related student activities.


  • Exhibit competency pertaining to all training equipment specifically related to the instructor’s discipline.
  • Exhibit knowledge of availability and operation of instructional media.
  • Achieve computer-related skills required for job performance.


The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Possess adequate teaching skills and perform normal duties expected of a teacher at the college level.
  • Exhibit knowledge of comprehensive community college concepts.
  • Exhibit knowledge of effective interpersonal skills.


  • Hold a minimum of a Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Mathematics or a Master’s degree with a minimum of eighteen (18) hours in any Mathematics.
  • Areas of teaching could include College Algebra, Precalculus, Calculus, Statistics, Differential Equations, and Scientific Programming.
  • Meet the standards presently required or those which may be required in the future by the Tennessee State Board of Regents and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • May be required to achieve additional skill, knowledge, or credentialing levels.

The educational requirements listed for this position are for the grade of instructor. However, the appointee may hold a higher rank provided he or she possesses the minimum education and experience now required or established in the future by the Tennessee State Board of Regents.


The main campus of Cleveland State Community College is the primary workplace, but there will be requirements to serve MHEC as needed.


Cleveland State offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:

Insurance: Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability (long and short term), FSA/HSAWellness Incentive Program (if enrolled in health)Educational Assistance: Fee Waiver, Spouse/Dependent Discounts, Tuition ReimbursementEmployee Assistance ProgramLongevity PayRetirement Options: State of TN Pension (TCRS), 401a, 401k with $100 match, 403b, and 45714 Paid Holidays/YearSick and Annual LeaveSick Leave BankState Employee Discount Program with over 900 merchants

If you are interested, click on the link to apply. 

Applications can be assured full consideration if submitted by July 3, 2024. 

Human Resources Office
Cleveland State Community College
Telephone: 423-478-6203;
FAX: 423-478-6257

Cleveland State Community College does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Cleveland State CommunityCollege. Cleveland State Community College's policy on nondiscrimination can be found at:

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