Friday, July 26, 2013

Instructor CE, CNA/Medication Aide Program

Job Description Summary:

Conducts instruction on a variety of workforce topics to assist both job seekers and business customers in their attainment of workforce training to meet industry needs. Develops and prepares course materials and outlines, instructional procedures, study materials and handouts. Creates curriculum and materials to provide contextualized instruction to meet these needs or identifies sources for such material and works to secure it.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accepts and teaches classes based on varied schedules (morning, afternoon, evening, and weekends) to accommodate diverse student needs and external stakeholders' expectations of College as assigned by designated supervisor

  • Demonstrates a sensitivity toward and respect for the myriad of diversities represented in the student population, colleagues and service area

  • Prepares and delivers instruction to students

  • Designs and maintains an active classroom environment conducive to student learning and success

  • Delivers competency-based training in traditional and hybrid modalities

  • Maintains student attendance records

  • Evaluates student performance and learning

  • Accepts assignments as necessary at other sites such as business locations

  • Serves as a community resource person and represents the college to outside groups when requested

  • Develops and utilizes a course syllabus for each course, following established institutional guidelines

  • Advises students on careers based on assessments and makes appropriate referrals to college training programs

  • Provides timely, quality access to students through electronic communication, or other appropriate method

  • Attends the workplace regularly, reports to work punctually and follows a work schedule to keep up with the demands of the worksite

  • Completes all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through the Tarrant County College (TCC) Institute

  • Supports the values of the College: diversity, teaching excellence, student success, innovation and creativity and service to the College

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representatives of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and climb or balance. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Required Education, Experience, Certifications, Licensures:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university or 6 years of directly related experience

  • Capable of managing a detailed recordkeeping system for internal and external accountability

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, particularly a strong ability to communicate with individuals from various socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds

  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with students, staff and community partners. Travel to various work sites and program sites

  • Experience with computerized systems

  • Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ADN/RN with 6 years of directly related experience

  • One year of nursing experience in a long-term care facility

  • Current Healthcare Provider CPR

  • Experience teaching adult students or supervising nurse aides

Tarrant County College is an equal opportunity institution that provides educational and employment opportunities on the basis of merit and without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or disability.

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