Adult Education


Adult and Community Education Program

Lydia McClellan, Adult and Community Education Program Coordinator
lmcclellan@macon.k12.mo.us or 660-385-2158

Adult Education Job Opportunities

AEL Instructor- Shelbina, MO 

The Adult Education and Literacy Teacher is responsible for the coordination and direction of all aspects of the adult education and literacy class assigned to them at the Shelbina class site. The Adult Education and Literacy Teacher will report to the Adult Education and Literacy Director located at Macon Career Center. Instructor will teach two days a week for 4 hours at a time and the wage starts at $16.00 per hour.

I. Qualifications

A. Bachelor’s Degree

B. Attendance at Adult Education and Literacy Beginning Teacher Workshop

C. Attendance of at least 20 hours of approved training per year

II. The duties of the Adult Education and Literacy Teacher shall include:

A.  Program

1. Attend local and state PD workshops (workshops are reimbursed.)

2. Maintain a monthly staff time sheet.

3. Provide the director with all required records and reports.

4. Assist in the selection and development of instructional materials.

5. Investigate and pursue professional and educational development, membership and growth.

6. Perform any additional duties as prescribed by the director

B. Classroom

1. Develop and maintain community awareness and contacts for Adult Education and Literacy program.

2. Execute systematic recruitment and follow-up plans for adult education and literacy students.

3. Develop and provide an individualized program of learning for each student.

4. Provide for and supervise maintenance of student folders.

5. Direct, guide and evaluate student progress.

6. Cooperate with the WIOA caseworker (whose position is to provide guidance and referral information to students for needed services, job information and additional educational or vocational information.)

7. Perform any additional duties as required by the director.

III. Adult Education and Literacy teachers should have the following characteristics:

A. Pleasing and warm personality.

B. Ability to relate to and get along with people.

C. A friendly attitude and sense of humor.

D. Confidentiality, patience and compassion.

E. Excellent organizational and communication skills.

F. Enthusiasm and creativity.

G. Desire to work hard daily to complete needed tasks.

H. Basic computer skills

To apply, contact:

Lydia McClellan

Macon Career Center

702 North Missouri Street

Macon, MO  63552

660-385-2158

lmcclellan@macon.k12.mo.us

 

Submit by mail or email:

1. Letter of Application

2. Resume



Community Education


Macon Area Career and Technical Education Center Adult & Community Education program provides a diverse set of educational course opportunities for Macon and the surrounding communities. Classes are selected based on community and business needs and interest. 

Classes are offered in the areas of computers, arts and crafts, health, and personal enrichment. If you have an interest in teaching a course, please call or email Lydia McClellan at 660-385-2158 or lmcclellan@macon.k12.mo.us.

Career and technical classes are available to upgrade skills or train for a new career.

Customized training opportunities for businesses are available.

Moberly Area Community College offers college credit courses at Macon AVTS for students pursuing a degree program.

Education To Go provides over 250 online courses to choose from at www.ed2go.com/maconvotech.

The Macon Career Center offers the following courses on a continual basis. Please call for dates.

Certified Medication Technician (CMT)- THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED TO MEET THE REQUIRED STANDARDS OF MEDICATION TECHNICIANS WHO ARE EMPLOYED BY NURSING HOMES. IT INCLUDES 60 INSTRUCTIONAL HRS IN CLASSROOM W/ SUPERVISED PRACTICUM TO FOLLOW. Course fee of $425

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)- DESIGNED TO TEACH THE BASIC SKILLS NEEDED FOR THOSE EMPLOYED AS NURSE ASSISTANTS IN MISSOURI NURSING HOMES. SEVERAL WRITTEN EXAMS DURING THE COURSE. 100 HOURS OF LICENSED NURSING SUPERVISED EXPERIENCE AND A FINAL EXAM MUST BE COMPLETED IN FOUR MONTHS OF EMPLOYMENT. UPON COMPLETION, STUDENT WILL BECOME A CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANT. Course fee of $400


Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)- THIS TRAINING PROGRAM IS OFFERED TO THOSE WHO DESIRE TO BE LICENSED AS EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS (EMT) BY THE MISSOURI DIVISION OF HEALTH. THE EMT PROGRAM IS THE BASIC LEVEL OF TRAINING FOR THE EMERGENCY CARE PROVIDER THAT LEADS TO BOTH STATE AND NATIONAL LICENSE EXAMINATION. INSTRUCTOR USES A COMBO OF CLASSROOM TRAINING AND CLINICAL OBSERVATIONS. Course fee of $750

 

Fall 2020 EMT classes will meet on Monday and Thursday 6-9:30pm, starting October 5th, 2019.

To register for the Fall 2020 EMT course, follow the link below to a Google Form! 

https://forms.gle/aYZga9F8aBmRqJEi6

Adult Education and Literacy

High School Equivalency classes (HiSET/GED), English as Second Language classes, K-12 tutoring, and college or ASVAB preparation are offered through the Macon Adult Education and Literacy program.  ELL/ESL classes are only held in Macon. Sites include Macon, Monroe City, Brookfield, Chillicothe, Hannibal, Shelbina, LaBelle, and Kirksville. To learn more or register for HiSET classes, visit https://www.maconael.com/


Wondering what questions HiSET test takers are asking? 
Follow this link!
http://hiset.ets.org/faq