Assistant Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
The College is seeking candidates who have a strong commitment to the community college mission, student learning, and to the use of technology and innovation in the delivery of instruction. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include curriculum development, assessment of student learning, program review, participation in accreditation compliance, student recruitment and advisement, and institutional committee participation.
Full time position beginning Fall semester 2021. Responsible for instruction in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical areas and all related duties in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program. Requires a master's degree, minimum of 5 years post-licensure experience with a minimum of 3 year (or equivalent) clinical experience as a PT, current Illinois license or eligibility for licensure as a PT or PTA, and willingness and ability to travel to all clinical locations. Also requires commitment to community college mission and philosophy, excellent communication, organization, and presentation skills, and willingness and ability to work with entire College community in an effective and positive manner. Two years as a PT or PTA clinical instructor and/or prior teaching experience at the post secondary level preferred.
All applicants being considered for hire will be required to submit to a pre-employment background investigation, including a criminal record check.
To receive consideration, applicants must submit a cover letter describing how qualifications meet the position criteria, along with a resume, unofficial transcripts, official Kaskaskia College Employment Application online at www.kaskaskia.edu/hr.