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Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Instructor(s)

Job description

Category:: Faculty Positions
Department:: Department of Health Sciences
Locations:: West Barnstable, MA
Posted:: Nov 7, 2018
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Part-time

About Cape Cod Community College:

Cape Cod Community College is a place of personal discovery, enrichment, and professional development for those just beginning the quest and for those at many points along the path of higher education throughout life. It is a caring, comprehensive institution that belongs to the people it serves and responds to their individual and community needs. Students attending Cape Cod Community College are striving for personal excellence, and are finding it, day after day. Graduates of the College can be found in all levels of private business, the professions, and public service, and they excel at what they do.

For students seeking to lay a foundation for further study, there is no better place to begin than at Cape Cod Community College. In today's highly competitive market place, the well prepared transfer student is the most aggressively recruited person in higher education. For many Cape Cod Community College graduates, that Associate Degree opens the door to institutions that were just not an option after high school. And, when you consider the savings in the overall cost of a four-year degree at either a public or a private university, starting at Cape Cod Community College becomes an incredible bargain that blends quality with unmatched value.

The students' education is the first priority at Cape Cod Community College. As a learning-centered community, we value the contributions of a diverse population, welcome open inquiry, and promote mutual respect. The College offers a strong educational foundation of critical and creative thinking, communication competency, and a global, multicultural perspective that prepares students for life and work in the 21st century. Our liberal arts, sciences, and career programs provide educational pathways that serve the varied social, economic, and demographic characteristics of our community with a distinctive focus on sustainability. We honor our past, celebrate our present and imagine our future.

Job Description:


Provide instruction and assessment for (EMS 101) Emergency Medical Technician: EMT an EMT-Basic course beginning in the Spring 2019 Quick Term II (March 18 - May 2, 2019). Supports EMS Program Coordinator in maintaining appropriate accrediting and licensing criteria.


  1. Develop course syllabus to meet program learning outcomes.
  2. Develop lesson plans and deliver class instruction.
  3. Administer, coordinate, score, and record both written and practical exams to meet college, accreditor, and licensor requirements.
  4. Record and maintain course level student performance and attendance data as per college, accreditor, and licensor requirements.
  5. Coordinate lab sessions and content to be covered with EMS Lab Instructors.



  1. Certification as an Instructor Coordinator by the Massachusetts Office of Emergency Medical Services.
  2. Demonstrated teaching experience in EMS-Basic course content at either the college level or at the professional/industry instructional level.
  3. Demonstrated two years' experience in the delivery of pre-hospital emergency care at the appropriate level.
  4. Current working knowledge and experience with the Massachusetts Statewide Treatment Protocols, Massachusetts Emergency Medical Services system and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians procedures.


  1. Experience using evidence based strategies to support student success including frequent communication and active learning.
  2. Teaching experience using on-line learning systems to support and improve instruction.
  3. Appreciation for and commitment to working in a global, multicultural academic setting.

Additional Information:

COMPENSATION: Anticipated starting salary - Step I DCE pay scale. $5330.00 per semester. Part-time, non-benefited, MCCC Unit position.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Immediate need; applications reviewed upon receipt.

Please visit our website at www.capecod.edu for information on Cape Cod Community College.

This appointment is subject to the FY2019 budget appropriations.

The staffing of this position is dependent upon the successful approval of Cape Cod Community College's application to the Office of Emergency Medical Services and the Department of Public Health.

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.

Application Instructions:


Begin the online application process by going to the APPLY NOW link. During the process you will be given the opportunity to submit a cover letter, which should specifically address the minimum and preferred qualifications, and a resume. Failure to submit requested documents may result in disqualification. Please note that candidates invited to interview for the position will be asked to provide three current professional letters of reference and transcripts.

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Posted: 1/2/2019
Application Due: 3/3/2019
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