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Non-Credit Instructor- EMS Program (Part-time, Variable Hour)

Utah Valley University
Utah, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Jun 12, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Non-Credit Instructor- EMS Program (Part-time, Variable Hour)

Salary: $27.00 - $42.00 Hourly
Job Type: Adjunct/Overload Teaching
Job Number: FY2401578
Closing: Continuous
Location: 800 W University Parkway, Orem
Division: College of Health & Public Service

Position Announcement

Now hiring Paramedic/AEMT instructors for our Thanksgiving Point campus!

Utah Valley University is committed to creating an inclusive employee and student experience for all, regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, or disability. This will be a part-time variable-hour position.

Summary of Responsibilities

The successful individual shall perform some or all the following duties:

  • Teach assigned sections in EMS courses.
  • Prepares instructional materials as necessary.
  • Instructs, manages, and supervises individuals and groups in classrooms and EMS learning labs using appropriate teaching methods.
  • Evaluate instruction and learning utilizing appropriate testing methods.
  • Maintains a student-oriented approach to education.
  • Maintains and submits accurate and current reports and records involving student accountability, attendance, performance, and follow-up.

  • Minimum Qualifications

    • Utah licensure in one of the following EMS provider levels: EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic with a current Utah BEMS EMS Instructor endorsement, and AHA BLS Instructor Certification, or
    • Licensure with a specific healthcare specialty (Registered Nurse, Respiratory Therapist, P.A., N.P., MD/DO, etc.).
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • AHA ACLS/PALS Instructor (required for AEMT and Paramedic Programs).
    • Three years of prehospital experience with a 911 system.
    • Two years of teaching experience.
    • NAEMT Instructor certification (for Paramedic program).
    Documents Needed to Apply:
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    3. License or Certification-BEMS Instructor certification, AHA (BLS, ACLS, PALS) any other certifications.

    Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities

  • Extensive knowledge of subject matter and course content of classes, instructional strategies, and techniques.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of student management, motivation, and evaluation.
  • Thorough knowledge of the appropriate field of study.
  • Effective human relations skills and communication techniques.
  • Skills in public speaking and report writing.
  • Ability to apply general principles effectively to specific conditions.
  • Ability to follow written and oral procedures and instructions.
  • Ability to work effectively with people.

  • EEO Statement:

    UVU employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant's qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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