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Business & Entrepreneurship Instructor (ECCA Program)

Position: Business & Entrepreneurship Instructor
Job Number WSWN0230318-6021 (click to apply)
Program: Early College Career Academy (ECCA)
Category: Instructional
SUNY Adirondack, Wilton Campus 
Position Status: Full-Time
Months per Year: School Calendar
Salary: As per SABEA Faculty Contract - based on experience
Job Posting Start Date: May 13, 2022
Application Deadline: until filled
Position Start Date: September 1, 2022
Must be NYS certified or certifiable in: 
  • Business & Marketing or 
  • Business & Distributive Education 
  • Business Management & Administration (CTE Certification***) 
The successful candidate will have experience and skills:
  • Demonstrating an entrepreneurship background.
  • Working in a business environment.
  • Understands the nature of small business start-ups.
  • Planning lessons and projects based on a given business curriculum. 
  • Managing a Project-Based Learning Environment. 
  • Ability to work with the business and industry community 
  • Ability to work with business associations connected to the business world. 
  • Ability to teach in an interdisciplinary approach to show students how to connect core business skills, knowledge, and ideas in a way that allows students to see connections n how to business concepts are related. 
  • A vision of entrepreneurship possibilities that stem from traditional business coursework. 
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office Suite: with a focus on Access and Excel. 
***For the CTE Certification path, the successful candidate will need to provide letters of occupational experience to become certified in NYS. BOCES will guide the candidate through the process of becoming certified, but all fees are the responsibility of the candidate. 

The Business & Entrepreneur Instructor is expected to plan, organize and implement an appropriate instructional program in their assigned learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential. Work is performed under the supervision of the principal or other designated supervisor.
To see the full job description for instructional teaching staff, click here.

For this specific position the successful candidate will have knowledge in the following areas:
  • Some familiarity with business coursework.
  • Understands core business practices.
  • Knowledge of higher education in order to connect post-secondary business coursework with secondary curriculum.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the development and implementation of a business plan.
  • Foundational knowledge of Business Administration, Management, Finance, and Marketing.
  • Knowledge of business efficiency models such as Six Sigma.
  • Knowledge of business acumen and professional skills.
  • To learn more about the Business & Entrepreneurship program, click here.
  • To learn more about the Early College Career Academy in partnership with SUNY Adirondack, click here.

The BOCES is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. The BOCES strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, sex, gender (including gender identity and status as a transgender or transsexual individual), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, military status, including past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, genetic information, predisposing genetic characteristics, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic or other protected class recognized by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, disciplinary action, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment. The BOCES also prohibits any form of disciplinary action, reprisal, intimidation, or retaliation for the good faith reporting of incidents of discrimination, pursuing any discrimination claim, or cooperating in any investigation related to a report or claim of discrimination. Any employee, regardless of position or title, who subjects an individual to illegal discrimination or retaliation in violation of this policy will be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including the termination of employment. 

The Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES does not discriminate in its programs and activities, including employment and admission as applicable, on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, economic status, marital status, veterans' status, political affiliation, domestic victim status, use of a guide dog, hearing dog or service dog, disability, or other classifications protected under federal or state law, and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The designated district compliance officer(s) will coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements of Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act, and the New York State Human Rights Law. The BOCES Civil Rights Compliance Officer is: Katelynn Attanasio and Michael Varney, Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES, 267 Ballard Road, Suite 5, Wilton, NY 12831. phone: (518) 581-3372, email: [email protected] or [email protected].  Complaints may also be filed with the Office for Civil Rights, New York Office, U.S. Department of Education, 32 Old Slip, 26th Floor, New York, NY 10005- 2500, phone (646) 428-3800, fax (646) 428-3843, email: [email protected].