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Accounting/ Tax Continuing Education Teacher and Coordinator

Job Title: Accounting/ Tax Continuing Education Teacher and Coordinator
Category: Continuing Education Teacher (CET)
Location: Lehman College- School for Continuing and Professional Studies
Status: Part-Time Hourly


  • Part-time evening courses in accounting and tax preparation
  • Upskilling adults looking to start a career in accounting or finance

Program and Curriculum Development

  • Plan and develop Accounting and Tax Preparer courses.
  • Research/keep track of offerings in the subject area by other colleges (CUNY and other) to
    evaluate opportunities for growth and expansion.
  • Documenting curriculum, maintaining current syllabi for each course and managing program
    accrediting, if applicable.
  • Collaborate with CE Director on course pricing and profitability (including enrollment targets and
  • Select textbooks, e-materials and/or manuals and communicate information to registrar.
  • Schedule each semester’s classes and submit to registrar by catalog deadline.
  • Monitor and maintain program and course descriptions for accuracy.

Instructional Quality and Integrity

  • Ensure instructional quality though class observations, student evaluations and syllabi review.
  • Assign teachers to all scheduled classes and communicate teaching assignments, contact
    information and rates to CE finance manager to ensure accurate and timely payroll.
  • Hire and supervise teachers in collaboration with CE Director.
  • Provide orientation and onboarding to new teachers.
  • Responsible for instructors’ timely submission of zoom links/room assignment, syllabi,
    attendance, grades and student evaluations to registrar.
  • Observe teachers, complete a faculty observation form, submit it to the CE Director.

Student Support

  • Lead marketing and orientation sessions each semester.
  • Respond to student inquires and provide student support.
  • Advise students as necessary.
  • Troubleshoot student concerns and inform CE director of student complaints.
  • Track program outcomes such as exam pass rates, student evaluations, etc.


  1. At least 5 years' experience in accounting/tax field
  2. CPA or equivalent experience
  3. Expert in tax and accounting software
  4. Adult teaching experience
  5. Bachelor’s degree or higher
  6. Superior digital skills
  7. Ability to teach online effectively
  8. Passion for working with non-traditional adult population in the Bronx
  9. Flexible schedule, nights and weekend, approximately 6-10 hours per week, hybrid.


Instructional time paid $45-$50 per hour. Curriculum development is paid per project. Additional compensation for coordination is available as profit share. Can range from $2,000-$4,000+ per semester depending on program size. All compensation is paid as W2 employee at a part-time hourly rate.

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to Dorothy Dobson,

Swimming Coordinator/Lehman College Continuing Education

Job Title: CE Swimming Coordinator
Category: CET
Location: Lehman College- School for Continuing and Professional Studies
Status: Part-Time Hourly

The Continuing Education Swimming Coordinator manages a tuition-based community swimming program at Lehman College in the Bronx serving 150-200 adult students per semester. We are looking for a part-time coordinator to help us grow the program.


Swimming Staff Recruitment and Management
• Recruit new staff and lifeguards needed to staff Swimming Program
• Collect and maintain records of staff and lifeguard credentials
• Implement instructor and lifeguard hiring process to meet hiring deadlines
• Train new staff on swim program process and procedures
• Facilitate administrative training of new teachers, including CE procedures regarding payroll
(time sheets), student attendance, grade reports, general CUNY and Lehman policies related to
student and faculty behavior, etc.
• Ensure all staff have campus clearance to access APEX before classes start
• Monitor staff compliance with APEX and CE protocol
• Observe faculty swim lesson within first month of onboarding
• Manage swimming staff schedule and substitutions
Student Support
• Lead student online orientation each semester
• Communicate students' covid requirements to access APEX facility to perspective students.
• Ensure all students complete digital student swim waiver
• Collaborate with registrar & LVA (Location Vaccine Authority) to ensure students receive CUNY
Access Pass before classes start
• Troubleshooting student concerns during course

Administrative Support
• Liaison with APEX Aquatics Director on schedule and policy matters
• Liaison with Registrar and Director on course operations and enrollment matters.
• Schedule classes each semester to meet community demand and participate in bi-annual
program reviews
• Monitor website and brochure to ensure courses are published correctly for the public
• Manage course enrollment and staffing in system database

• American Red Cross - WSI or equivalent swimming instructor certification
• American Red Cross CPR or equivalent certification
• At least 5 years' experience providing swimming lessons of all levels
• Excellent computer and administrative skills (MS Office 365 and Zoom Skills a plus).
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills
• Hybrid position

Must meet CUNY COVID Requirements to access campus and pool located at 250
Bedford Park Blvd West, Bronx NY

Must have stable internet and device to perform remote administrative tasks

Must have Evening/ Weekend availability to support classes and staff

Instructional time is paid $40.66 per hour. Additional compensation for coordination is available as a profit share. It can range from $2,000-$4,000+ per semester, depending on program size. All compensation is paid as a W2 employee at a part-time hourly rate.  

Please send a copy of your swimming-related certifications and experience to Brenda Perez at with the subject Swimming Coordinator.