Perkins EMT and Paramedic Learning Assistant
- Bay College - Main Campus
- Michigan, United States
- Salary Not Specified
- Posted Date
- Mar 1, 2023
Perkins EMT and Paramedic Learning Assistant
Pay Grade Level
Michigan Public School Employees Retirement Systems
Job Summary/Basic Function
The primary responsibility of this grant-funded, temporary position is to provide academic assistance to EMT & Paramedic students.
- Possess a current State of Michigan EMT or Paramedic License
- Candidate must be committed to student retention and success and display exceptional interpersonal and team-working skills
- Preference to candidates with experience in individual and group mentoring and tutoring, and/or teaching.
- Preference to Bay College EMT /Paramedic graduates
- Experience working as an EMT or paramedic for a Life Support Agency
- Experience as an Instructor Coordinator
- Bachelor’s degree in EMT /Paramedic or a related field
Hours Worked Per Week
Schedule to be set with supervisor prior to start of semester; schedule may vary on student need and availability.
Works under the general supervision of the EMT /Paramedic Program Faculty Lead.
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but may be loud in areas of equipment operation.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by personnel assigned into this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified. Job related functions may be performed with or without accommodations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Occasional travel may be required.
Assist the faculty member in EMT /Paramedic classes as needed
Assist the EMT /Paramedic department staff and faculty in the remediation process for students who are having difficulty meeting the learning outcomes of the EMT /Paramedic program.
Facilitate individual and group academic coaching sessions to students in the EMT /Paramedic programs.
Serve as point of contact for EMT /Paramedic students who are at risk and work with appropriate staff and faculty to ensure that they are provided the necessary assistance
Recognize and respond to students according to their varying learning needs and use innovative strategies to assist them in grasping and applying subject matter
Develop and provide study skills workshops for EMT /Paramedic students
Hold study tables for students, focusing on facilitating effective and efficient study habits for EMT /Paramedic course content
Provide assistance in developing cross-curricular activities to promote the success of students in the program and then implementing those activities for specific students in the program
Document student interactions as determined by Academic Support Department
Provide lead instructor with follow-up of what topics were tutored with the student and areas of concern
Any other duties as assigned
Beth Berube, Director of Human Resources
Shena Meffer, Human Resources Specialist
Posting Detail Information
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
State of Michigan EMT or Paramedic License will be required upon hire.
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Other Document
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