PROGRAM DIRECTOR/ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, EMS/PARAMEDICINE (TENURE ELIGIBLE)
GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION
Participate in teaching Paramedic and EMT theory and clinical practice in EMS Education curriculum. Plan, supervise, and evaluate student clinical experiences in assigned health care facilities. Responsible for didactic and clinical instruction. Must be able to travel to clinical affiliates. This EMS Education program prepares competent EMTs and Paramedics to give patient-centered care in pre-hospital, hospital, and other health agencies. May include evening, weekend and off-campus classes; participation in the mentor/mentee program; maintaining office hours; participating in college committees; facilitating community awareness of the program; participating in professional development; advising students. Ensures that all program staff reflect quality and professionalism in program, college and community interactions. Position receives general direction from the Director, Emergency Services Education and exercises supervision over full-time, part-time, and continuing education EMS/Paramedicine faculty and support staff.
Note: This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Paramedicine or related field from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Have prehospital emergency care experience and demonstrate clinical competence as a generalist in prehospital emergency care. Applicants must have a minimum of two years EMS Education teaching or training experience.
Special Requirements: Must be a LP (Licensed Paramedic), or have the ability to obtain within first 90 days of employment.
Must possess, or have the ability to obtain, a Texas Paramedic certification within first 90 days of employment.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Experience: At least 2 years of previous experience teaching Paramedic and EMT coursework in a college-based EMS Education program.
SELECTION CRITERIA *Attach a brief statement addressing how you acquired each of the following Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities through your education, personal experience, or previous employment:
Knowledge of: (1) instructional materials needed for courses; (2) preparing class schedules; (3) instructional materials needed in the library; (4) budgetary matters; (5) preparing reports and information to program faculty; (6) curriculum revisions and proposals. Ability to: (7) represent interests, needs, and perceptions of the program; (8) develop curriculum; (9) assist in the implementation of faculty evaluation and development; (10) perform tasks described in the student advisement policy; (11) maintain custody of college property, and notify division chair in case of loss, damage, or malfunction; (12) information director of developments in program disciplines; (13) promote and facilitate community awareness of programs and activities; (14) maintain relationships with those contacted in the course of work, including local schools, busineses, and other agencies; (15) support and participate in college activities; (16) communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing; (17) perform other duties as assisgned.
Physical Effort: Sedentary: Desk work; occasional field trips e.g. for college or program activities. Insignificant effort other than normal movement. Work Environment: Minimal Hazard/Exposure: Standard office setting. At least minimal environmental controls to assure health and comfort.
Health Insurance, retirement plan, sick leave, holidays, vacation, and personal leave. Eligible employees and dependents may take college courses tuition free. Participation in Medicare Part A, but not Social Security (FICA).
Interested and qualified applicants should submit application materials to the Human Resources Office, McLennan Community College, 1400 College Drive, Waco, Texas 76708, Telephone 254/299-8611, Fax 254/299-6237, or Email. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit www.dhs.gov/e-verify. Finalists may be asked to participate in a videotaped teaching demonstration. Please feel free to contact this office regarding the status of your application.
REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS
MCC Employment Application
KSA Statement* (See Selection Criteria)
Copies of College Transcripts
MCC provides equal opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment.