College of Western Idaho CTE Instructor – Cisco Networking and Security Technologies in Nampa, Idaho


*DEPARTMENT: *Cisco Networking & Security

POSITION TYPE: Temporary, Full-Time Benefitted

JOB LEVEL: Faculty

*RESPONSIBLE TO: *Assistant Dean, CTE Administration


Instructors teach assigned classes in accordance with established policies and guidelines; participate in advising, committee assignments, and other academic and institutional support activities; and perform supervisory responsibilities as assigned.


  • Teach approved IT/Internetworking curriculum, as assigned; may include advanced Cisco routing and switching, wireless and VOIP technology
  • Develop daily lesson plans and teaching aids, using appropriate instructional technology
  • Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process
  • Assess student outcomes and provide regular, accurate, and timely feedback to students
  • Complete professional development and in-service activities in accordance with college standards
  • Maintain expertise in subject area and implement improvements in curriculum design, as needed
  • Maintain industry connections to assure curriculum consistency with employer needs
  • Perform academic advising and graduate job placement referrals and assistance
  • Participate in Departmental and College meetings
  • Conveys by words and action the values expected by CWI
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Industry experience acquired by full-time, successful employment in applicable field. Teaching experience, especially at community college level preferred.
  • Must currently hold CISCO CCNA
  • Possess or qualify for an Occupational Specialist Teaching Certificate from Idaho Professional Technical Education (see or contact for requirements). Certificate or confirmation of pending certificate from PTE is required prior to start date.
  • Treasure Valley candidate with local industry affiliations preferred.

Tracking Code: 490-801

Salary Range: $48,800 - $58,560 annually