VOCATIONAL LECTURER - EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS)
MALCOLM X COLLEGE
Malcolm X College is currently seeking Vocational Lecturers to
teach Emergency Medical Services (EMS). If you have passion for
teaching and learning and are committed to the mission of the
community college, consider joining our team. The ideal candidate
will have demonstrated success in the classroom by developing and
using effective teaching strategies that meet students’ diverse
needs and engage the students in critical thinking and
The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Program provides students with
the knowledge and skill to recognize symptoms of illness and
injury. The training can range from the basics taught at the first
responder level (EMR) to the highly skilled level of the paramedic.
Courses blend experience in the classroom, laboratory and field
preparing professionals to make quick, emergent decisions in
The mission of Malcolm X College is to provide accessible liberal
arts and health-focused education that fosters personal and
professional achievement. To fulfill this mission, we focus on the
following core values: accountability, community, diversity,
empowerment, learning, and respect.
- Must demonstrate excellence in teaching, commitment to
integrating new technologies in the learning process and the
ability to inspire, motivate and empower students to succeed.
- Maintain office hours for advising, mentoring and coaching
students. Development and revision of courses and instructional
materials as necessary.
- Post syllabi and grades
- Proctor students in a hands-on lab setting
- Must be licensed at the paramedic level by Illinois Department
of Public Health or be licensed at a higher level of practice with
- Lead instructors must hold a Lead Instructor certificate by
IDPH or NAEMSE certification
- Knowledge of Brightspace Learning Management System or similar
Learning Management System, preferred
- Prior experience with online teaching (via Zoom) and/or online
teaching certification is strongly preferred
- Scholarship work, publications, committee work, and other
relevant work is highly considered
- Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to
communicate with diverse group of staff and students, required
- Experience with a diverse, multi-lingual student population is
desired, as is a commitment to the open access mission of the
When applying, please attach your unofficial transcripts and
include any scholarship work, publications, committee work, and
other relevant engagements in your cover letter.
For the second time in three years, Malcolm X College was selected
as aPromising Places to Work in Community Colleges award winner!
The award is given by the National Institute for Staff and
Organizational Development (NISOD), a membership organization
committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching and
leadership at community and technical colleges, and Diverse: Issues
in Higher Education, a leading academic publication.
MXC was recognized for its best-in-class student and staff
recruitment and retention practices, inclusive learning and working
environments, and meaningful community service and engagement
We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action
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