CPR Instructor

Employer
Virginia Commonwealth University
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 11, 2022


CPR Instructors



Job Description: Responsible for planning and teaching American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED, and American Red Cross Basic Life Support base-level courses, along with planning and conducting employee training, hiring, and audits.

Location: Cary Street Gym & MCV Student Larrick Center

Supervisor: Amanda Simmons

Starting Pay Rate:$16/hour

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Be familiar with and teach American Red Cross Base-Level Certification Courses in the instructor led and blended learning format
  • Effectively use course materials and resources, including course presentations, curriculum manuals, course outlines, and the American Red Cross Learning Center
  • Adapt your teaching approaches to the age, experience and ability of participants so they can meet course objectives

  • Ensure the health and safety of the participants by making sure all teaching and practice areas are free of hazards and all materials and equipment are safe
  • Communicate regularly with participants to ensure they are aware of progress
  • Recognize and respond effectively in emergencies in accordance with facility emergency action plans
  • Complete records and reports in a timely manner
  • Assist in audits, evaluation, and hiring of RecWell staff
  • Participate in trainings and other meetings that are required
  • Create and utilize lesson plans for trainings and meetings
  • Provide positive and constructive feedback to participants
  • Develop appropriate participant/instructor relationship
  • Be enthusiastic and have fun
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Aquatics & Safety Coordinator
Required Certification(s):
  • Must have one of the following instructor-level certifications:
  • American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support Instructor
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor

  • Must have at least one of the following base-level:
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support
  • American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer
  • American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard
Prefered Certification (must obtain within 6 months of hire):
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support base-level
  • American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer base-level
  • American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED base-level
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support Instructor
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor
  • American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor
This position is a peer leadership position. A peer leader at VCU is defined as a student who has been selected and trained to serve in a leadership role that supports student success.

Salary Range:



Position Details:

Department: Recreation and Well-Being
Employment Type: H1 - Hourly
Restricted Status: No
FTE:
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt




Contact Information:

Contact Name: Kashun Winston

Contact Email: winstonk@vcu.edu

Contact Phone: 804-828-3485




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