Building Construction Technology Instructor

NOTE: Although listed as Northfield, this will actually be for a position at  Central High School in Columbia.


The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Hohenwald is accepting applications for a full-time Building Construction Technology Instructor at Central High School in Columbia. 

A PDF of this announcement can be obtained here: 



Education and Experience

A high school diploma or GED is required.  Vocational or Technical School certification, training, or apprenticeship preferred.  Associate Degree preferred.  Three (3) to five (5) years of successful recent employment experience in the specialty area.  Teaching experience and related certification preferred, as applicable. 


For consideration, qualified applicants should submit a detailed resume, post-secondary certificate/diploma, license/certificates, college transcripts and application including qualifications and salary requirements.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until January 2​nd, 2019. Employment applications are available at the TCAT Hohenwald campus and on our website at ​​.  

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Hohenwald
Attention: Human Resources
813 West Main Street
Hohenwald, TN  38462 

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Hohenwald, a Tennessee Board of Regents institution, is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.  

Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Knowledge of procedures and methods related to teaching preferred.
  • Willingness to remain current in the technological changes of the industry.
  • Must possess skills and knowledge to teach the theory and application in all phases of Building Construction technology.
  • Requires initiative and cooperation; i.e., to plan and organize work without close supervision; show initiative and perseverance in satisfying student and community needs; ability and possess a desire to interact with other faculty, staff and students.
  • Possess good organizational, mathematical, language, writing, and communication skills. 


  • Teach all phases of the Building Construction Tech curriculum in a secondary setting.
  • Supervise a large scale “live work” house building project.
  • Update curriculum as necessary to stay abreast of industry needs.
  • Monitor, grade and evaluate individual student progress.
  • Maintain appropriate student records and submit timely reports.
  • Assist in recruitment and job placement of students.
  • Maintain good public relations with business and industry. 

Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications, experience, education, and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.