Instructor, Professional Programs LOE
The instructor is a subject matter expert who is responsible for delivering Loscalzo courses using the materials provided by Loscalzo in accordance with NASBA regulatory requirements for continuing professional education. Loscalzo provides the instructor with excellent educational content; the instructor is responsible for delivering that content in a compelling and effective manner and delivering exceptional classroom experiences to Loscalzo students. If the instructor also desires to write and technically review Loscalzo courses, such assignments are agreed upon by Loscalzo and the instructor. Instructors who are responsible for writing and technically reviewing courses must be subject matter experts in the area or capable of learning the material as appropriate. Loscalzo instructors are CPAs unless they are subject matter experts in another area for which they are responsible for writing, reviewing and/or instructing.
Demonstrates excellent teaching skills and ability to engage students in the classroom.
Creates an outstanding learning environment for each student.
Keeps class on task.
Serves as an industry expert while keeping the focus on the education content through preparation and study of the Loscalzo provided content.
Addresses student questions throughout classes and in follow-up as requested.
Runs class time schedule in accordance with course materials.
Adheres to specific requirements as dictated, including but not limited to attendance, time schedule, and client/student concerns.
Maintains regular communication with product line management to stay informed of scheduling, curriculum updates, location changes, and evaluation feedback.
Maintains regular communication with product line management to communicate client/student concerns such as new course and course improvement ideas, suggestions for new training methods, course feedback, etc.
May contribute to Loscalzo's thought leadership efforts.
Other duties as assigned.
If engaged to write and/or technically review course material:
Demonstrate subject matter expertise.
If engaged to write, demonstrate excellent writing skills and the ability to effectively organize course content.
If engaged to write, develop course materials in accordance with NASBA standards as provided by Loscalzo, including interactive course content.
Write and/or technically review course material as assigned by the Loscalzo production team and/or the Loscalzo Product Director.
Write and/or technically review course material to meet deadlines in accordance with the schedule agreed upon between the instructor and the Loscalzo production team.
Bachelor degree in Accounting/Tax - unless another specialty is appropriate for the subject matter of the training
Minimum of ten years' experience Audit, accounting, and/or tax - unless another specialty is appropriate for the subject matter of the training
Must be a Certified Public Accountant unless the instructor is a subject matter expert in another subject for which he/she is hired to train. Other certification requirements may apply as appropriate.
Must be proficient in MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint
Must be able to utilize above information systems proficiently
Outstanding teaching skills. The ability to manage a classroom while presenting complex accounting concepts. The demonstrated ability to create an interactive learning environment.
Instructors must be personable, sincere and approachable.
Excellent time management, organizational, and attention to detail skills. Proficient with Adobe software.
Job Functional Area
00079 Kaplan Professional
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