Adjunct Clinical Instructor- Respiratory Care (Pool)
Volunteer State Community College
Adjunct Clinical Instructor- Respiratory
Volunteer State Community
This position is responsible for delivering quality instruction
using integrative technologies.
Plans, modifies, implements and supervises learning experiences
based on the diverse needs of the students in the clinical
facility. Consistently incorporates core competencies into clinical
rotations in accordance with course objectives. Fairly assesses and
evaluates student achievement utilizing clinical performance.
Demonstrates and coordinates effective communication between
students, patients, clinical affiliates, and department faculty.
Collaborates with program faculty to resolve student and clinical
affiliate concerns. Assists students with written clinical
assignments pertaining to patient care. Facilitates student
engagement with computerized documentation and patient safety
initiatives. Actively participates in retention activities such as
documented communication with students and the DCE regarding
attendance, behavior and progress. Maintain professional
relationships with clinical site personnel. Prepares appropriate
institutional reports. Provides assistance for maintenance of
program curriculum. Assists the faculty in developing, reviewing,
and updating the clinical educational objectives and competencies
in accordance with recommended accreditation standards.
Participates in Advisory Committee meetings. Assists the faculty
with preparation for accreditation site visits. Provides annual
documentation of continued professional growth. Teach courses as
assigned by Program Director up to the maximum number of contact
hours allowed by current accreditation. Teach off-campus courses as
required. Review course syllabus and Policy and Procedure Manual at
least 2 weeks prior to the first day of class or within seven days
of the execution of contract. Regularly check VSCC email. Respond
to emails/messages within 48 hours except on the weekend. Submit
final grades for each semester by the deadline established by the
Registrar. Complete required College trainings by the required
deadlines. Complete all required reports such as attendance, Early
Alerts, progress reports, grade submissions and administer and
return surveys by the required deadlines. Advise the Clinical
Director at the earliest possibility if you are unable to teach a
class. Attend meetings as requested by the program faculty and/or
Dean. Comply with all of the College's and TBR's policies and
guidelines. Other duties as assigned.
Associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for
Respiratory Care (NBRC) required, (active standing). Licensed
respiratory therapist in the state of Tennessee. Membership in the
American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC). Minimum of two
(2) years work experience as a Registered Respiratory Therapist.
Teaching experience in an accredited respiratory care program or
extensive experience in clinical practice.
Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
Supervisory or management experience.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge and/or experience using a variety of instructional
Ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with a
diverse faculty, staff, and student population.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
$675 - $800 per credit hour
This posting is not a
guarantee of an open position. Applications for adjunct faculty
positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the
department when openings become available. Future teaching
assignments are on a term-by-term basis, which may include fall,
spring and summer. Postings close yearly on October 31; to maintain
your application within the system, you will need to re-apply each
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process.
Official transcripts will be required upon hire.
Applicants may be subject to a background check.
Please note that we recruit for all campus locations from our
To apply, please visit: https://careers.tbr.edu/jobs/adjunct-clinical-instructor-respiratory-care-pool-gallatin-tennessee-united-states