Pharmacy Tech Instructor

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Pharmacy Tech Instructor

Job ID: 220833
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Summary
Provide quality and technically relevant instruction in Pharmacy Technician best practices.

1. Provide quality and technically relevant instruction of course curriculum
2. Provide continual feedback and various methods of assessment measurement by ensuring student mastery of the following learning outcomes:

  • Explain the legal and ethical guidelines to which a pharmacy technician must adhere
  • Discuss how professional standards and ethical principles impact a pharmacy technician
  • Recall the different classifications of drugs
  • Recognize the different routes of drug administration, forms, and dosages
  • Recognize the basic anatomy and physiology of the human body
  • Demonstrate the essential functions relating to inventory control and purchasing
  • Explain the procedures and techniques related to aseptic technique, compounding, and parenteral dosage preparation
  • Differentiate between trade and generic names and abbreviations of drugs
  • i. Explain the procedures related to the manufacturing, packaging, and labeling of drugs

3. Assess and record grading for all homework assignments, quizzes, and tests
4. Participate in marketing of courses to prospective students by providing technical information regarding course content during biannual Open House events
5. Assist with course/program evaluation and continuous improvement and resolve quiz disputes when necessary
6. Record attendance in learning management system


1. Motivate students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process
2. Review syllabus and learning outcomes the first night of class
3. Provide sufficient time for students to complete course evaluations
4. Do not release class early
5. Do not leave class unattended
6. Respond to student inquiries
7. Keep Program Manager informed of any curriculum or student code of conduct issues
8. Be familiar with all emergency procedures posted in the classroom
9. Maintain acceptable program quality and satisfaction scores

Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution of higher education

Other Required Qualifications
Must be a RPh or PharmD

Required Experience
Five (5) years working in a retail, commercial, hospital, or compounding pharmacy
Teaching experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Must be comfortable with teaching in classroom and on a distance-learning platform
  • Must hold expert knowledge in pharmacy math & calculations drug names & abbreviations, and pharmacy settings
  • Able to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills
  • Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite)
  • Strong attention to detail and follow up skills
  • Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette

Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415

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Job No:
Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 2/11/2033
Work Type: Full Time