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TRIO College Success Advisor/Tutor Support

The college is seeking applicants for a full time TRIO College Success Advisor/Tutor Support position which will report to the TRIO Project Director. The TRIO Student Support Services Project at YCCC is a federally-funded program supported by a 5-year competitive renewable grant from the U.S. Department of Education. This project is currently funded through August 31, 2020.

Responsibilities: The College Success Advisor/Tutor Support will be assigned a caseload of 75-80 students. The person in this position will monitor academic progress, secure academic tutoring and other resources as needed for students enrolled in the TRIO SSS project. The person in this position will also provide advice and assistance in course selection and help each participant properly prepare for meetings with a college-assigned faculty adviser to students in his/her caseload. The College Success Advisor/Tutor Support will provide leadership and support for the TRIO SSS Peer & Professional Tutors. This staff member will also assist the Project Director with other project initiatives as requested by the Director.

Information Technology/Computer Science Faculty - EXTENDED

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Teach a wide range of undergraduate courses in the Information Technology/Computer Science department, with a focus on Information Technology. Examples of the types of courses typically assigned include: database management, networking, desktop and server administration, operating systems, web development, information security and programming in Java and Python.
  • Teach in various settings and modes of delivery including lecture, hands-on, online and hybrid.
  • Curriculum design and assessment, advising students, participating in departmental and college committees, aiding in recruitment and retention activities, participating in faculty development, and other duties as required and/or assigned.
  • Communicate effectively with a diverse professional, community and student population.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • An earned Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Information Technology, Computer Science or a closely related discipline or an earned Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with 18 graduate credits in the field.
  • College or High School level teaching experience in the discipline that includes a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence and improving student learning.

Criminal Law Adjunct - Fall 2017

York County Community College is currently accepting résumés for adjunct instructors for day and/or evening availability at the Wells Campus.  These are non-benefited positions with teaching assignments on a course-by-course, semester-to-semester basis.  Instructors are needed in the following areas:

CJS 125 – Criminal Law
This course is an introductory study of criminal law in America; a study of the behavior that society has deemed to be unacceptable and worthy of punishment.  The course will focus on the basic elements of crimes and defenses.  Substantive criminal law will be covered, which defines such crimes as murder, rape, assault, perjury, extortion and offenses against national security. The general principles of criminal liability, punishment, and criminal defenses based on self-defense, necessity, entrapment, diminished capacity and insanity will be discussed.  

College for Kids Instructors

The Department of Continuing Education is seeking several adjunct instructors for the College for Kids 2017 summer program.  Each camp runs for one week from 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, for the month of July and part of August.  Age ranges for the camps are 7-9, 9-11, and 12-15.  Instructors are needed for various subjects including:

  • Creative Writing - Ages 12 - 15
  • New World Cuisines (culinary) - Ages 12 - 15
  • The Maine Course (culinary) - Ages 9 - 11
  • Watch out for that Bear - Ages 9 - 11
  • Build a Website Workshop - Ages 9 -11

Applicants should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and prior teaching experience.  A background check is required. These are non-benefited positions with teaching assignments on a week-by-week basis.  More information can be found HERE.

Please send cover letter, resume and YCCC application to: Stefanie Bourque, Director of Continuing Education at

Instructors - Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

The Apprentice Program at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is looking for several on-site contract instructors to teach in its Apprentice Program. These are non-benefited positions with teaching assignments on a course-by-course basis. Instructors are needed in:

  • Math
  • Strength of Materials
  • Machine Design
  • Electricity
  • Electronics 
  • Physics

Prior teaching experience is preferred as well as technical experience.  These contract opportunities may occur throughout the year, and the Program Manager will reach out to you if your resume fits the requirements to schedule an interview.

Proof of US Citizenship and background check required. York County Community College and Great Bay Community College work with Portsmouth Naval Shipyard’s Apprentice Program, providing instructors for the students in the program. The sessions run for 10 days (Monday through Friday) and are from 12-4:00 or 4:30-8:30. The pay is $1855 per class. All classes are run on-site in Kittery, Maine.

Please send cover letter, resume and YCCC application to: Lori Hutchins at


Download an Application:

To download YCCC’s Application for Employment, please select the following link:
YCCC Application(Microsoft Word File) – You must have Microsoft Word installed on your computer to view this document.


Instructions for submitting Your Application
All applicants must submit the following according to the instructions listed on the Job Posting to the address below:


1. A Completed YCCC Application

2. A Cover Letter

3. A Resume

4. Official College transcripts

5. Adjunct Faculty Rider(Adjunct Instructors only)

6. Name and contact information of three professional references


Human Resources
York County Community College
112 College Drive
Wells, ME 04090
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 Only applications for currently advertised positions will be accepted.

York County Community College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. York County Community College does not discriminate in its education and employment programs on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or religion. For more information, please call (207) 216-4435. Please click HEREto see our full Non-Discrimination Policy.


Applications for employment with a college or other unit of the Maine Community College System may be subject to public disclosure.  Should your application be among those in a pool of finalists for which a request for public disclosure has been received, you will be notified and have five working days within which to withdraw from consideration.  If you do not withdraw your candidacy withing the time allotted, your name, present position and current employer will be released as a finalist for the position in question.

York County Community College and the Maine Community College System offer a comprehensive benefits package to all permanent staff and faculty.  All benefits are in accordance with the collective bargaining units represented within the Maine Community College System.  Benefits offered include the following:

  • Comprehensive Health & Dental Insurance
  • Vision Care 
  • Health & Dependent Care Spending Accounts
  • Free Tuition at Maine's Community Colleges
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Generous Vacation & Sick Leave
  • 12 Paid Holidays Annually
  • Retirement
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance

For more detailed information regarding these benefits, please contact Ellen Harford in Human Resources at

The following links are provided for your general information.  Should you need further information regarding the specific health, dental and retirement packages or other benefits offered by York County Community College, please contact Ellen Harford in Human Resources.

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Employee Assistance:
State Employee Assistance Program: Helping Maine's State Employees to Meet and Solve Life's Challenges