Emergency Medical Services
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Greenfield Community College is located in the beautiful and historic Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts, between the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and the fertile farmland of the Connecticut River watershed. GCC is a public community college of approximately 2,200 students. Known for the caring and supportive attitude of the faculty and staff, and for the broad support it enjoys from the surrounding community, the college is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. In addition to a strong Liberal Arts focus, the College offers a wide variety of innovative and successful programs including Gender and Women's Studies, Fine Arts, Nursing, Renewable Energy, and Outdoor Leadership, as well as varied learning environments, from traditional classrooms, to distance learning, peer tutoring, one-on-one faculty-student advising, workforce development, and learning communities that cater to specific needs and interests. Close to fifty percent of Greenfield Community College students transfer to four-year colleges, and it is Smith College's largest source of community college transfer students. Much of the College has recently undergone a multi-million dollar renovation that sets the stage for future developments in learning. Greenfield Community College actively encourages and provides opportunities for leadership and professional development.
Category: Potential Adjunct Faculty
Department: EMS Program
Posted: Jul 20, '15
Responsible for teaching and evaluating psychomotor skills and assisting with the delivery of didactic education that meet or exceed National Department of Transportation Paramedic Curriculum standards and MA Office of Emergency Medical Services Accreditation requirements.
Demonstrated ability to work efficiently with a variety of adult learners who are gaining specialty skills in Emergency Medical Services; currently-certified MA EMT-Paramedic with ability to maintain certification; a minimum work history of 2 years of patient-care experience at the Paramedic level; currently certified in CPR, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), and holding MA driver's license. Must hold at least one of the following instructor qualifications: ACLS Instructor, PALS Instructor, PEPP Instructor, CPR Instructor, PHTLS Instructor, MA Instructor/Coordinator.
History of patient-care experience in a variety of settings. Demonstrated ability to teach and evaluate psychomotor skills. Knowledge of MA state protocols and EMS-related legislation; global awareness of EMS issues and trends. Understands adult learning domains, factors affecting individual learning rates, and critical thinking skills; familiarity with Advanced Life Support examination process. A demonstrated commitment to promoting domestic diversity and/or global multiculturalism in the curriculum where appropriate.
Applicants who do not meet the qualifications as stated above are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and experience have prepared them for the responsibilities of this position.
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- Cover letter
- Contact information for 3 professional references
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