Paramedicine Clinical Instructor

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City
900 N Portland Ave Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73107 United States

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Position Details

Req ID:


Position Title:

Paramedicine Clinical Instructor

Position Type:


OSU Campus:




Location Address:

900 N Portland Ave
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73107
United States

Hiring Supervisor and Contact Info:

Justin Hunter

Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

25.00 - 25.00, Hourly

Work Schedule:

Varies, occasionally includes some evenings and weekends.

Job Summary:

Job Summary:
To serve as a clinical instructor for the Paramedicine degreeprogram. Responsible for meeting with students at clinical sitesand providing continuous on-site instruction for EMT and paramedic students.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Participates in the instruction of EMT and Paramedic lab courses.
  2. Function under the direction of the Paramedicine Program Director.
  3. Prepare lab for classes, help dismantle and clean up after lab activities.
  4. Demonstrates the safe and proper use of lab equipment and hazardous or bio hazardous materials.
  5. Provide leadership and positive role modeling for students.
  6. Attend annual program meeting.
  7. Perform other duties as assigned.
The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Resume and Cover Letter required for full consideration.Copies of all current certifications due upon hiring

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

High school diploma

Work Experience:

    Minimum of one year field experience with an EMS agency at license level to be taught.
    Current National Registry of EMTs certification as an EMT or Paramedic.
    Current Oklahoma EMT or Paramedic license.
    AHA BLS Provider (or equivalent training approved by the paramedicine program).
    AHA ACLS Provider (paramedic only) (or equivalent training approved by the paramedicine program).
    AHA PALS/PEPP Provider (paramedic only) (or equivalent training approved by the paramedicine program).

Preferred Work Experience:

  • Previous teaching experience or field training.
  • Experience in education technology, simulation technology, or related area.
  • Familiarity with Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician,
  • Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, and Paramedic registry skill and practices.

Knowledge,Skills, and Abilities:

    Ability to educate and assist students with learning of the various skills necessary for EMS education.
    Ability to evaluate student performance.
    Ability to conduct formative and summative assessment of student learning.
    Ability to create and maintain a positive learning environment, displaying and requiring professionalism in all clinical activities.
    Ability to work collaboratively with EMS agency representatives on meeting program goals and learning outcomes.
    Ability to multitask and coordinate multiple students in the clinical setting.
    Ability to adapt and apply laboratory methods, practices and techniques.
    Ability to follow health and safety procedures and regulations.
    Ability to work with minimal direct supervision.
    Communication skills – Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing with clear, grammatically correct English. Requires interaction with supervisors, colleagues, students, using tact, discretion, and independent judgment.
    Computer skills – Must be demonstrably proficient in Microsoft Office (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel), as well as e-mail and Internet.
    Passion for assisting customers and representing the OSU-OKC and OSU brand with positivity and professionalism.
    Demonstrated history of ethical and professional behavior.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree
  • AHA BLS Instructor
  • AHA ACLS Instructor
  • AHA PALS/PEPP Instructor
  • PHTLS Provider

Working Conditions:

    Hospital and assisted living facility environment.
    Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include some evenings and weekends in an often times busy and noisy environment to meet program goals and student educational/learning needs.
    Work will be performed in an office and classroom environment with a significant amount of public contact, in person, by telephone and via email.

Physical Requirements:

    Instructor will perform duties inside structures or in hospitalsettings. Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limitedto, lifting up to 75 lbs. unassisted, bending, standing, climbing or walking. Any items weighting more than 45 lbs. must beteam lifted per OSU safety regulations. Must be able to handle and safelydispose of solutions and any hazardous materials wearing appropriate PPE.

The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.


Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system that prepares students for success. Orange is the Answer. Through leadership and service, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation and the world. OSU has more than 35,000 students across its five-campus system with students from all 50 states and around 120 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 264,000 students to serve the state of Oklahoma, the nation and the world. 

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (OSU-OKC) is part of the modern land-grant system of Oklahoma State University. OSU-OKC is a two-year public institution, offering more than 50 degrees and certificate options. Through quality education, a supportive environment, leadership training and service opportunities, OSU-OKC trains students to work and educates them to lead. OSU-OKC graduates are found throughout the community serving as police officers, firefighters, nurses, teachers, healthcare professionals and business owners.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression,  national origin, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. Oklahoma State University campuses are tobacco and vapor-free.

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