Located in the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area between the Potomac River and the Chesapeake Bay, the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) serves a culturally and geographically diverse region. Founded in 1957, CSM was named in 2015 as one of the top 150 colleges by the Aspen Institute Prize for Community College Excellence, boasts strong transfer and workforce programs, and is a multi-year recipient of the Workplace Excellence Award.
College of Southern Maryland invites applications to fill a 10-month, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Program faculty position. This position is based at the La Plata campus.
The faculty member is responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related activities to promote student-centered learning. The faculty member is responsible for performing assigned duties during the day, evening, or weekend on the campus(es) or center to which the faculty member is assigned.
At a minimum, the related activities include instruction, holding office hours, serving on various committees, and participating in local, state, regional, and national professional activities and organizations. A faculty member performs all other duties as directed by the Division Chair, Vice President of Academic Affairs, or the President or designee. In addition to the above responsibilities, this faculty member has the added responsibility of being the EMS Simulation and Clinical Coordinator.
As such this individual is responsible for leading simulation and clinical activities for the EMS program. This individual will coordinate student clinical/field assignments, implement a robust simulation program, monitor data regarding the program, and contribute to preparation of regulatory reports as assigned.
A load of 30 credits will be balanced between teaching, simulation, and clinical coordinator responsibilities to be determined with the division chair and Vice President of Academic Affairs. These responsibilities will occur throughout the academic year, to be completed in the fall and spring semesters.
In addition, the faculty member will schedule, publish, and hold five office hours per week during the academic year, including fall and spring semesters. The faculty member will participate in professional development opportunities and perform professional service hours based on faculty placement in rank, as set forth in the Faculty Handbook.
Primary areas of teaching responsibility include Paramedic and Emergency Medical Services programs.
Placement in rank is commensurate with background and experience. Professional development and professional service requirements are determined by rank and documented annually on the faculty development plan. For more information on placement in rank please visit the Pay and Benefits Questions provided on the FAQ page from the menu along the left side of the CSM Employment site.
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College of Southern Maryland conducts background checks in order to ensure the safety and well-being of the college's staff and students. The final candidate for this position will be subject to the following background check: Criminal History Check.
This position is open until filled. For best consideration, please apply by 11:59 p.m.
EST on Friday, April 19, 2019. The College of Southern Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The College of Southern Maryland is currently seeking a 10 month EMS faculty member and simulation/clinical coordinator who meets the following educational, experiential, and certification requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Emergency Medical Services or related health field, master's degree preferred.
Teaching Experience Preferred: Two years full-time teaching experience or four years teaching as adjunct faculty member, preferably at the college level.
Related Professional Experience Required: Five years practice in emergency medical services as a paramedic
Experience planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating EMS clinical simulation preferred
Experience planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating EMS clinical and field activities preferred
Active Maryland paramedic license or ability to obtain Maryland license
Active NREMT paramedic certification, or ability to obtain NREMT paramedic certification
Current credentials in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Basic Cardiac Life Support
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