Veterinary Technology Program - Adjunct Faculty
Department:: Lifelong Learning and Workforce Development -7000
Locations:: Gardner, MA
Posted:: Sep 21, '17
About Mount Wachusett Community College:
Since 1963, Mount Wachusett Community College has built a tradition of providing innovative undergraduate education, workforce development, personal enrichment, and community service to North Central Massachusetts and beyond. Located in Gardner, MA, with satellite campuses in Fitchburg, Leominster and Devens, MWCC now serves approximately 12,000 credit and noncredit students each year and offers over 70 associate degree and credit certificate options. An award-winning, national leader in the area of renewable energy, MWCC is also nationally recognized for its veterans' services, civic engagement and K-12 partnerships.
We hope you will consider applying for one of our open positions, and discover all that Mount Wachusett Community College and the North Central Massachusetts region have to offer.
General Statement of Duties:
The applicants must have knowledge and expertise in the topics being taught and promote the appropriate role of the veterinary technician. The applicants must instruct and implement the Veterinary Technology program to educate students in accordance with the curriculum and AVMA standards.
Instruction in both traditional and non-traditional learning modes;
Instructional preparation; Assessment of student performance; including submission of final grades in a timely fashion; An obligation on the part of the unit member to be available to students by appointment when mutually convenient; Not more than one faculty meeting per session. Other duties as required.
- Develop interactive course material in accordance with the AVMA's essential skills list
- Supervise students in simulated and clinical settings
- Maintain expertise appropriate to veterinary medicine and teaching responsibilities
- Instruct in both traditional and non-traditional learning modes
- Instructional preparation
VTE 102. Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals I. 4 Credits.
VTE 103. Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals II. 4 Credits.
VTE 110. Large Animal Medicine. 4 Credits.
VTE 115. Veterinary Parasitology. 4 Credits.
VTE 120. Animal Diseases. 2 Credits.
VTE 200. Domestic Animal Nutrition and Health. 2 Credits.
VTE 205. Veterinary Pharmacology. 2 Credits.
VTE 208. Veterinary Radiology. 2 Credits.
VTE 210. Veterinary Clinical Nursing Skills. 4 Credits.
VTE 218. Domestic Animal Behavior. 2 Credits.
VTE 220. Veterinary Clinical Laboratory Procedures. 4 Credits.
VTE 222. Laboratory Animal Medicine and Management. 2 Credits.
VTE 225. Surgical Nursing and Dentistry. 4 Credits.
Must be a current licensed veterinarian
Must hold a DVM from an AVMA accredited program
Must have a minimum of three years in clinical practice
Evidence of competence in the area of instruction
Maintain expertise appropriate to teaching responsibilities
3-5 years teaching experience in a community college preferred
Salary: $3198.00-$3866.00 3 credit course, $4264.00-$5154.00 4 credit course, $4775.00-$5773.00 4 credit lab.
Employee Status: Part Time
Mount Wachusett Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, 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.
Three (3) current Professional Letters of Recommendation are required in order to be considered for employment. Letters must be dated within 1 year of hire and at least one must be from a supervisor/manager.
The following documents are required:
2. Cover Letter
Deadline Date: Open Until Filled
Candidates may be subject to employment screening to include both a Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) request and a Sexual Offender Registry Information (SORI).