Location: West Barnstable, MA Category: Faculty Positions Posted On: Tue Jun 16 2020 Job Description:
GENERAL STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide instruction for Paramedic program during the 2020/2021 Academic Year.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Assist with the development of the course syllabus.
Develop lesson plans and deliver class lectures.
Develop and distribute class handouts/lecture notes.
Administer, score, and record written exams.
Administer, coordinate, grade, and record practical exams.
Provide assessments of the students' progress in achieving acceptable program requirements, per MCCC/DCE contract.
Perform additional administrative functions associated within the Paramedic training program.
Record attendance and facilitate makeup sessions.
Coordinate lab sessions with Assistant Instructors.
Assist with Platinum Planner and EMS Testing as needed.
Associate degree or higher in a related field.
Current Massachusetts Paramedic certification.
Current certifications in and Instructor credentials for AHA courses: BLS, ACLS, and PALS.
Current NREMT or NREMT/Commonwealth of Massachusetts Paramedic certification at or above the level of assigned course.
Adequate training and experience in delivery of pre-hospital emergency care at appropriate level including proper care and transport of patients, medical direction, and quality improvement in pre-hospital care.
Thorough knowledge of National EMS Education Standards and the ability to teach all scheduled curriculum set forth by the National EMS Standards accurately and in a positive manner.
Ability to effectively provide instruction on assigned subject(s) as a result of academic preparation, training and experience, and perform all skills associated with course subject matters correctly, efficiently, and with proficiency.
Current working knowledge of and experience with Massachusetts Statewide Treatment Protocols, Massachusetts EMS system and NREMT procedures, including application of National EMS Standards.
Knowledge of or willingness to participate in training for Platinum Planner and EMS Testing Programs.
ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Two years of experience as a Paramedic functioning on an emergency response ambulance.
Current Massachusetts EMS Instructor/Coordinator or other accepted EMS education credential.
Professional development in teaching at the community college level.
Experience using evidence-based strategies to support student success including frequent communication and active learning.
Teaching experience using learning systems to support and improve instruction.
Previous Paramedic Lead Instructor experience.
COMPENSATION: Anticipated starting salary - Step I DCE pay scale. Part-time, non-benefited. MCCC Unit position.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Immediate need; applications reviewed upon receipt.
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This appointment is subject to the FY2021 budget appropriations.
Appointment subject to SORI (Sex Offender Registry Information), publicly-accessible Massachusetts CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) and national background checks.
Cape Cod 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 statues 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/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.
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