Massage Therapy Full-Time Tenure Track Faculty/Program Coordinator

Palatine IL
Dec 07, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Schedule Information:  Classes are offered day, evening. Program coordinators maintain a limited summer schedule

Weeks per fiscal year:  Faculty are covered under a 9-month contract period (August thru May)

Benefits:  Health, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance; Sick and Holiday pay; Personal Business; Educational Assistance: Tuition Waivers at Harper & Professional Expense

Position Description and Duties:  The Harper College Health Careers Department is seeking applications for the Massage Therapy Full Time, Tenure Track Faculty/Program Coordinator position. The 34 credit hour Massage Therapy program prepares students to be a massage therapist and sit for the required National Board Exam.   The successful candidate must be able to provide both classroom lecture and clinical instruction. As the Program Coordinator, your duties will include scheduling, curriculum oversight, programmatic accreditation and day to day operations of the Massage Therapy Clinic.   

Educational Requirements: Bachelor's Degree required. Eligibility to practice Massage Therapy in the State of Illinois.

Experience Requirements: Clinical experience in a Massage Therapy setting is required. 2 years of teaching experience required.

Application Review Date:  Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before: January 21, 2018

Special Notes:

*You will not be able to complete the application without attaching the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV/Resume (Does not substitute for completed application)
  • Copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts from Regionally accredited institutions
  • A one page single-spaced statement of your teaching philosophy. In your teaching philosophy, please include how you approach classroom management, how you assess students, and how you use instructional technology.

*Official transcripts required upon hire.

*Employment is contingent upon a Criminal Background Check

*Employment Sponsorship is not available