Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Instructor/Program Coordinator
Illinois Valley Community College has a long history of stability that has brought together the people and systems needed to service students exceptionally well. To continue this legacy of excellence, we seek a dedicated team player who is driven to create an environment conducive to student learning.
The person selected for this role will have the opportunity to teach and assess student learning outcomes in Paramedic, Emergency Medical Technology, Disaster Preparedness and various emergency certification courses and coordinate program activities including collaboration with the EMS community. Develop and promote the necessary curriculum designed both as transfer courses to four-year colleges/universities, and applied degree programs. In collaboration with colleagues, be responsible for ongoing curriculum evaluation and improvement within the context of IVCC’s general education philosophy. Facilitate student learning outside of the classroom through participation in student activities, college, and community events. Assist with student recruitment and work with community stakeholders to maintain and develop clinical sites.
Requirements include State of Illinois licensed paramedic or licensed registered nurse (RN candidates must have emergency department experience); Bachelor of Science degree in a related field; ability to complete EMS Lead Instructor certification; at least 3 years of paramedic or emergency department experience; and holds certification and eligibility for instructor credentials for various emergency certifications (ALS, ITLS, PALS, PEPP). Teaching experience at the community college level, working knowledge of fire service/science, and EMS Lead Instructor certification preferred.
To apply for this rewarding career opportunity, submit a cover letter specifically addressing how your qualifications meet the requirements and responsibilities outlined in the job description, resume, applicable transcripts and an IVCC application packet to the Office of Human Resources, IVCC, 815 N. Orlando Smith Avenue, Oglesby, IL 61348, (fax) 815/224-1437, (e-mail) firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 815/224-0426. Open until position is filled. AA/EOE.
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