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Adjunct Faculty , Yoga , Mediation & Stress Management

About North Shore Community College

NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Job Description

Adjunct Faculty , Yoga , Mediation & Stress Management

The Health and Human Services Division invites applications for future opportunities to teach Yoga, Mediation & Stress Management.  This adjunct position requires the flexibility to teach days and/or evenings, on the Danvers and Lynn campuses.

Yoga, Mediation & Stress Management (ALH 178)

Dates TBD

Through lecture, discussion, and experiential exercises, the student will learn physical skills and breathing techniques that help to revitalize and quiet the mind. Practical applications of a series of gentle yogic movements, meditative techniques, and non-verbal communication skills including listening to the mind/body and recognition of the body's various energetic/emotional levels will promote self awareness. An overview of different health systems will be offered to establish a common ground of understanding useful in one's professional and personal life. Designed for students of all ages and physical abilities.

Please refer to the Find Courses link on the College website for specific course descriptions.


Adjunct Faculty , Yoga , Mediation & Stress Management

  1. Minimum of a bachelor's degree in related field
  2. Industry certification in Yoga required.
  3. Experience actively leading successful group exercise classes preferred.
  4. Teaching experience in higher education and/or at the community college level is strongly preferred.
  5. A commitment to and experience working with a diverse student body is also required.

Additional Information

Adjunct Faculty , Yoga , Mediation & Stress Management

Adjunct salaries are dependent upon the number of credit hours. Effective January 15, 2019, the salary will be $1,104 per credit for first time faculty.  This is a non-benefited, MCCC position.

North Shore Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.


Adjunct Faculty , Yoga , Mediation & Stress Management