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El Camino College



Req: A2021-002


Close Date: October 8,2020, 3PM EST


Complete job description and application available online at:



Part-time instructors will assume responsibility, in conjunction with program faculty, for instruction and supervision of students performing patient respiratory care in the program’s clinical affiliate hospitals.  Instructors supervise students in clinical settings; serve as liaison between college and members of the Respiratory Care profession at local hospitals and with clinical preceptors that are working with the students at the bedside. Instructors will arrange laboratory and clinical experiences as well as observe, evaluate and record student performance both at the college lab and in the clinical setting.  Instructors will use a Web-based database to assist in the maintenance of student records for state and national licensure and accrediting agencies.


Faculty job responsibilities include the development/review of curriculum and assessment of learning outcomes to improve teaching and learning in achieving El Camino College's mission of institutional effectiveness, quality educational programs, and vibrant student support services. Some assignments may include dual-enrollment courses offered offsite on high school campuses.



Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years’ experience in the discipline; OR

Associate degree and six (6) years’ experience; OR

The equivalent - Candidates not possessing the required qualification(s) as stated on this announcement must complete the Request for Equivalency Form as part of the application process to explain in detail how their qualifications are equivalent to those above; OR 

Valid California Community college instructor credential in appropriate subject (per California Education Code 87355 issued prior to July 1, 1990); AND

Registered Respiratory Therapist credential

Sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of college students, and of individuals with disabilities.



Community college teaching experience, especially in the clinical setting.

Three years’ experience in the field, at the bedside in an acute care facility, with a primary emphasis on adult ICU work.



Part-time teaching assignment(s) for the 2021 spring semester, beginning February 13, 2021. A teaching demonstration will be required during the interview process. Offer and acceptance of employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application, credential(s), and transcripts. Candidates selected for employment must agree to be fingerprinted, submit Certificate of Completion of the Tuberculosis Risk Assessment and/or Examination, provide proof of eligibility for employment in the United States, and present a valid Social Security card upon hire.



Part-time faculty members are compensated on a semester basis according to the number of class hours assigned per semester and on cumulative semesters of instruction for the District. The beginning rate is $84.86 - $103.23 (lecture), $64.32- $78.23 (lab) per hour depending on education and experience.



Applicants must submit the following documents by the closing date:

1) Online application:

2) Cover letter describing how applicant meets the qualifications.

3) Resume including educational background, professional experience, and related personal   development and accomplishments. 

4) Pertinent transcripts (only in pdf format) as stated in the job qualifications. (Unofficial computer-generated academic records/transcripts must include the name of the institution and degrees awarded to be acceptable.)  Multiple page transcripts must be loaded as ONE pdf document.

Foreign Transcripts: Transcripts issued outside the United States of America require a course-by-course analysis with an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA.  For information on transcript evaluation services, please visit:

5) Registered Respiratory Therapist credential

6) Evidence of a valid community college credential, if applicant holds one.

Please Note: Documents submitted or uploaded for a previous position cannot be reused for other positions. You must submit the required documents for each position you apply for by the closing date. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application. Applications with an incomplete status will not receive consideration. You may check the status of your application online. If you need assistance, you may call 310-660-3593 Ext. 5809 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Due to the large volume of calls received on closing dates, we highly recommend that you do not wait until the last day to apply so that we may assist you with questions or technical matters that may arise. Give yourself sufficient time to complete the profile, which may take 45 minutes or more. Positions close promptly at 3:00 p.m.

Closing Date: Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. 


El Camino College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The El Camino Community College District is committed to providing an educational and employment environment in which no person is subjected to discrimination on the basis of  actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, creed, age (over 40), disability (mental or physical), sex, gender (including pregnancy and childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military and veteran status, or retaliation; or on any other basis as required by state and federal law.




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Job No: A2021-002
Posted: 9/21/2020
Application Due: 10/8/2020
Work Type:
Salary: $84.86 - $103.23 (lecture), $64.32- $78.23 (lab) per hour depending on education and experience.