Instructor of Medical Professions/CNA

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Instructor of Medical Professions/CNA

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ASU Beebe

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Arkansas State University – Beebe, a two-year residential community college a part of the Arkansas State University System, invites applications for a full-time Instructor of Medical Professions to begin August 2021. This is a 10-month grant funded provisional position.

The successful candidate will possess thorough knowledge of the discipline to share in the teaching secondary and post-secondary students. Courses taught include Foundations of Medical Professions and CNA.

The individual hired will:
•Provide instruction on introductory medical careers.
•Provide instruction on curriculum for Certified Nursing Assistant
•Supervise clinical and lab activities.
•Take daily attendance of students and record attendance.
•Record grades and ability to assess student performance.
•Cultivate relationships with area medical facilities to enhance clinical opportunities.
•Cultivate relationships with the advisory committee membership to achieve department and college goals.
•Achieve program recruitment goals to ensure a minimum annual program enrollment of at least 40 students.
•Work closely with the Regional Career Center Director and Dean of Career Education to achieve recruitment and program goals.
•Assist with fundraising and grant writing for the medical professions program.
•Ability to create lesson plans and program level outcomes and carry them out effectively as well as follow written curriculum.
•Ability to work with students having a wide range of abilities and skills levels.
•Use college technology such as CANVAS, Campus Management, and Office 365 adequately and appropriately.
•Maintain a safe learning environment in the lab area.
•Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire for teaching and community engagement.

Required Qualifications:

Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) license with 4 or more years of experience working as an LPN. 1 year of Long Term Health Care Experience within the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:

Associates Degree in a health profession career.

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Background Check Statement:

This position will be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry background check. In cases where pre-determined, an additional financial/credit history/ background check may be required as well. Convictions that have been sealed or legally eradicated and misdemeanor convictions for which probation was completed and the case was dismissed, will be excluded. Disclosure does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors such as dates of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, rehabilitation and position applied for will be taken into account.

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Criminal Background

ASU Beebe EEO Statement:

Arkansas State University-Beebe shall provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, and shall strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout our campuses for faculty and staff. Our goal is to foster a workplace community where individuals are valued for their diverse backgrounds and differences.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Note: If you are a veteran, disabled veteran, or spouse of a deceased veteran and would like Veteran’s Preference, we will need to see proof of status in order to grant that. Please see Veteran’s Preference section of the application for specific proof.




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Posted: 4/25/2021
Application Due: 7/24/2021
Work Type: Full Time