Emergency Medical Science Instructor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Jun 27, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description



Position Information


Adjunct Faculty Title Emergency Medical Science Instructor
Department Fire Science
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Fall
Course(s) EMS 105, EMS 110, EMS 120, EMS 121, EMS 122, EMS 123
Anticipated Schedule Varies. Fall 2022 start date
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information
Placed on an Adjunct Faculty Salary Matrix
Position Start Date 08/15/2022
Position End Date  
Position Summary Information


Position Introduction
MCC instructors are higher education professionals who champion student learning. They engage and inspire students, applying innovative teaching and learning pedagogies to reach a variety of learners. They assess student learning to ensure student success, staying abreast of current and emerging trends in the discipline.
Position Summary
Our instructors collaborate with Northwestern Medicine and within the College as discipline experts, helping EMS programming reach its strategic goals through active participation in college committees and by promoting the College to future students throughout our community. Lead instructors should apply for the EMS Adjunct position.
Essential Responsibilities
Including but are not limited to:
- Provide instruction in the EMS program offered through McHenry County College under the oversight of the McHenry Western Lake County EMS System, for the purpose of eligibility for initial licensure, continuing education, and professional growth in accordance with IDPH Rules and Regulations and the National EMS Education Standards
- Teach courses as assigned by the College.
- Available to teach daytime, evening, or weekend classes, as needed
- Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email if necessary
- Develop syllabus using MCC syllabus template
- Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence
- Conduct regular assessment of student learning
- Maintain and submit accurate student and course-related paperwork and data needed for College purposes in a timely fashion
- Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly
- Submit grade reports electronically by the required date
- Utilize a variety of pedagogical techniques to meet the diverse needs of our student population
- Utilize computer-based instruction and databases when necessary
Required Qualifications
- Associate's or bachelor's degree in health sciences or related field
- 2,000 hours of ED/EMS work experience
- Current Illinois licensure as an EMT
- IDPH recognition as an EMS Lead Instructor
- Ability to obtain current EMS System Protocol Competency
- Experience teaching EMS courses
Other Required Qualifications
- Willingness to use educational technology (i.e. course management platform such as Canvas)
- Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content 
- Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds
- Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Desired Qualifications
- Bachelor degree in Health Sciences or Nursing
- 5 years/10,000 hours of ED/EMS related work experience.
- CPR for Healthcare Provider or Healthcare Instructor
- Current EMS System Protocol Competency
- Demonstrated online teaching experience
Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date  
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please provide/upload a copy of your current EMS license and current CPR certification

Application Details

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