Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary:

Teach or instruct vocational or occupational subjects at the postsecondary level (but at less than the baccalaureate) to students who have graduated or left high school. Includes correspondence school, industrial, and commercial instructors; and adult education teachers and instructors who prepare persons to operate industrial machinery and equipment and transportation and communications equipment. Teaching may take place in public or private schools whose primary business is education or in a school associated with an organization whose primary business is other than education.

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About the Job


Indiana Average Salary $48,900.00
Average Time to Fill 44 days
Typical Education Advanced degree (includes Master's, Professional, and Doctoral degrees)
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 1,276
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) -0.12 %

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Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Critical Thinking
Oral Communication
Information Gathering
Organization
Decision-making
Leadership
Professionalism
Written Communication
Attention to Detail
Integrity
Teamwork
Technology and Tool Usage
Creativity
Problem-solving
Work Ethic
Intellectual Risk-taking
Conflict Management
Resource Allocation
Adaptability
Initiative

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Develop educational and instructional programs
Update educational curriculum
Develop educational presentations
Organize educational material or ideas
Develop instructional materials
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Select teaching materials
Prepare tests
Select method of instruction
Teach secondary or post-secondary courses
Evaluate student performance
Adapt course of study to meet student needs
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Teach work-related or interest-based courses
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Plan educational or learning activities
Develop teaching aids
Monitor student progress
Guide class discussions
Tutor students who need extra assistance
Develop training programs
Develop training evaluation procedures
Coordinate employee continuing education programs
Apply multiple teaching methods
Teach humanities courses at the college level
Establish educational, instructional, or training policies, procedures, or standards
Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs
Plan experiential learning activities
Identify training needs
Manage classroom activities
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Teach principles of medicine
Teach online courses
Develop training materials
Teach music for specific instruments
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Determine student learning levels
Coordinate educational content
Train others on equipment associated with diverse vocational, occupational, or work related interests
Teach others how to use audio-visual materials
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Train others in the use of computer or network related equipment


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Related Licensing Requirements


Instructor - Appraiser (18-0000000125)

IC 25-34.1-8-10 Qualification of applicants; criminal background checks; evidence of compliance Sec. 10. (a) To be licensed or certified as a real estate appraiser, an individual must meet the following conditions: (1) Not have a conviction for any of the following: (A) An act that would constitute a ground for disciplinary sanction under IC 25-1-11. (B) A crime that has a direct bearing on the individual's ability to practice competently. (C) Fraud or material deception in the course of professional services or activities. (D) A crime that indicates the individual has the propensity to endanger the public. (2) Have satisfied the requirements established under IC 25-34.1-3-8(f). (b) After December 31, 2008, the board shall require each applicant for initial licensure or certification under this chapter to submit fingerprints for a national criminal history background check (as defined in IC 10-13-3-12) by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, for use by the board in determining whether the applicant should be denied licensure or certification under this chapter for any reason set forth in subsection (a)(1). The applicant shall pay any fees or costs associated with the fingerprints and background check required under this subsection. The board may not release the results of a background check described in this subsection to any private entity. (c) The board may request evidence of compliance with this section in accordance with subsection (d). Evidence of compliance with this section may include any of the following: (1) Subject to subsections (b) and (d)(2), criminal background checks, including a national criminal history background check (as defined in IC 10-13-3-12) by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. (2) Credit histories. (3) Other background checks considered necessary by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Real Estate Appraiser Licensure & Certification Board (3172343047)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/appraiser.htm

Barber Instructor (18-0000000149)

INDIANA CODE 25-8-6.4 Chapter 6.4. Barber Instructor Licenses Sec. 1. The board may license a person to be an instructor. Sec. 2. A person must file a verified application with the board on a form prescribed by the board to obtain an instructor license. Sec. 3. The application described in section 2 of this chapter must state that the applicant: (1) holds a barber license issued under this article; (2) has graduated from high school or received a high school equivalency certificate; (3) has successfully completed at least nine hundred (900) hours of instruction in the theory and practice of instructor training as a student in a barber school; (4) has received a satisfactory grade of at least seventy-five percent (75%) on an examination for instructor license applicants prescribed by the board; and (5) has paid the fee set forth in IC 25-8-13 for the issuance of a license under this chapter. Sec. 4. (a) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in IC 25-8-4-7, the person may repeat the examination subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board. (b) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in subsection (a), the board may: (1) refuse to permit the person to take the examination again; or (2) permit the person to take the examination again subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm http://www.in.gov/pla/cosmo.htm

Temporary Barber Instructor (18-0000000150)

Sec. 1. The board may license a person to be an instructor. Sec. 2. A person must file a verified application with the board on a form prescribed by the board to obtain an instructor license. Sec. 3. The application described in section 2 of this chapter must state that the applicant: (1) holds a barber license issued under this article; (2) has graduated from high school or received a high school equivalency certificate; (3) has successfully completed at least nine hundred (900) hours of instruction in the theory and practice of instructor training as a student in a barber school; (4) has received a satisfactory grade of at least seventy-five percent (75%) on an examination for instructor license applicants prescribed by the board; and (5) has paid the fee set forth in IC 25-8-13 for the issuance of a license under this chapter. Sec. 4. (a) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in IC 25-8-4-7, the person may repeat the examination subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board. (b) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in subsection (a), the board may: (1) refuse to permit the person to take the examination again; or(2) permit the person to take the examination again subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm http://www.in.gov/pla/cosmo.htm

Dental Instructor (18-0000000117)

Sec. 1. (a) Applicants for licensure as an instructor under IC 25-14-1-27.5 shall apply in the manner required by the board and shall submit the fee required by 828 IAC 0.5-2-3. (b) The applicant for an instructor's license shall provide the following: (1) Where the name on any document differs from the applicant's name, a notarized or certified copy of a marriage certificate or legal proof of name change. (2) Proof that the applicant has been approved under the credentialing process of an Indiana school of dentistry or an affiliated medical center of an Indiana school of dentistry as required under IC 25-14-1-27.5. The proof shall include a notarized statement of approval submitted by an Indiana school of dentistry or an affiliated medical center of an Indiana school of dentistry and copies of all documentation reviewed by the school or affiliated medical center in determining its approval of the applicant. (3) Documentation or a demonstration of clinical and academic competency, which shall include the following: (A) If the applicant is a graduate of a school of dentistry outside the United States, its possessions, or Canada, the applicant must submit an original transcript of the applicant's dental education, including the degree conferred and the date the degree was conferred. If the original transcript is in a language other than English, the applicant must include a certified translation of the transcript. If an original transcript is not available, the applicant must submit the following: (i) A notarized or certified copy of the original dental school transcript, which must include the degree conferred and the date the degree was conferred. (ii) An affidavit fully and clearly stating the reasons that an original transcript is not available.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Indiana State Board of Dentistry (3172342054)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/dental.htm

Instructor - Home Inspector (18-0000000119)

878 IAC 1-4-2 Application for prelicensing course approval; requirements and content Authority: IC 25-20.2-3-8 Affected: IC 25-20.2 Sec. 2. (a) Any course provider seeking approval of a home inspector's prelicensing course shall: (1) make written application for approval; and (2) submit such documents, statements, and forms as required by this rule. (b) Applicants for approval of a home inspector's prelicensing course shall provide the board with the following: (1) The name and address of the school's owner. (2) A list of all instructors who will be teaching the course and include evidence to indicate that these instructors have demonstrated competence in the area of home inspection education for which the instructor will be providing instruction. (3) A statement of objectives, which the course should achieve for its participants. (4) A statement explaining how the provider intends to provide for the following: (A) Adequate administration of the course, including a responsible person to coordinate and administer the course. (B) Maintenance of proper records. (5) A statement indicating how the course will be planned and designed to meet the requirements of 878 IAC 1-3-2. (c) Applicants for approval of a home inspector's prelicensing course shall require a comprehensive examination, which its students must pass with a minimum score of seventy-five percent (75%) in order to successfully complete the course. Applicants shall submit the most current version of this examination at the time of filing the application for approval. (d) Applicants for approval of a home inspector's prelicensing course shall provide the board with the following: (1) Documentation verifying adequate funding for the educational course undertaken. (2) An evaluation form devised and used to measure the course's effectiveness.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Home Inspector Licensing Board (3172343047)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/hi.htm

Beauty Culture Instructor (18-0000000137)

Sec. 1. The board may license a person to be a beauty culture instructor. As added by P.L.257-1987, SEC.5. Amended by P.L.236-1995, SEC.9; P.L.197-2007, SEC.34. IC 25-8-6-2 pplication; form Sec. 2. A person must file a verified application for a beauty culture instructor license with the board. The application must be made on a form prescribed by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm http://www.in.gov/pla/cosmo.htm

Instructor - Real Estate (18-0000000121)

Chapter 5. Educational Courses IC 25-34.1-5-1 Approval by commission Sec. 1. No person shall conduct, solicit or accept student enrollment for a broker or salesperson course as prescribed in this chapter without approval of the course by the commission. As added by Acts 1979, P.L.248, SEC.1. IC 25-34.1-5-2 Application for approval Sec. 2. To obtain course approval, a person must apply to the commission by submitting a bond in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) and an application which includes a copy of the accreditation certificate issued by the appropriate accreditation body, if any, a detailed teaching syllabus, a proposed certificate to be issued to students whosuccessfully complete the course, and other information and documents which may be required by the commission. If the course is to be conducted by a corporation, the application shall also include the names and residence addresses of all directors and officers, a copy of the certificate of incorporation, and a certificate of good standing of the corporation issued by the secretary of state of Indiana.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Indiana Real Estate Commission (3172343047)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/real.htm


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