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Full-Time Faculty- Emergency Medical Services

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Review of applications will begin February 3, 2017. The application packet must include all of the following: • State of Virginia application (www.dpt.state.va.us) • Resume • Transcripts • Statement of Teaching Philosophy Salary for nine-month faculty shall be in accordance with the salary ranges commensurate with Virginia Community College System qualifications. Employment and criminal background checks are required. Piedmont Virginia Community College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. In order to better serve our customers, PVCC will only accept online applications submitted through the Virginia Jobs site for this position. PVCC will not accept applications submitted by mail, e-mail, or fax. Cover letters, resume/curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and transcripts must be attached electronically to the online application. Unofficial copies of transcripts will suffice for initial review. Official transcripts are required upon employment. Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by an accredited evaluation service.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Full-Time Faculty- Emergency Medical Services
Role Title Assistant Professor - 01014
Job Open Date 11/09/2016
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Based on experience
Agency Piedmont VA Community College (282)
Agency Website
Location Albemarle - 003
Sublocation
Position Number 00000
Job Posting Number 1018454
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Salaried Faculty- S-2
Pay Band UG
Job Description

Piedmont Virginia Community College is accepting applications for a nine-month Emergency Medical Services faculty position for the fall 2017 semester. Employment will begin August 16, 2017. This position is a nine-month faculty appointment with a maximum teaching load of 15 credits per semester, which may include day, evening, and weekend sections, on- and off-campus sections, and distance learning sections. The position is also responsible for clinical placement and coordination.

In addition to teaching, all faculty members advise students, serve on division and college-wide committees, and participate in other activities that support the mission of the college. Such activities may include, but are not limited to: institutional effectiveness activities, club sponsorship, student recruitment, course and program development and evaluation, community service, and mentoring new and part-time faculty. Faculty members are expected to maintain currency in their teaching disciplines and in trends in community college education.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate’s degree in emergency medical services (EMS) and national registry certification as a paramedic, or associate’s degree in a related field and national registry certification as a paramedic, commitment to the community college mission and philosophy, students, and teaching in a community college, commitment to academic advisement and mentoring of students, and ability to teach during day, evening and weekend hours and travel to locations within Central Virginia and to use current and emerging instructional technologies and distance learning technologies

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and/or experience with online teaching, teaching experience in the community college setting.

Special Requirements

In addition to the job functions noted above, essential job functions of full-time faculty include: Holding 10 office hours weekly, preparing and distributing a syllabus to all students consistent with the course of study for each course taught, preparing grade reports for each course taught, recommending appropriate texts and support materials for each course taught, assisting in the requisition adequate instructional equipment and supplies, regularly reviewing library collection within faculty discipline, and evaluating course instruction in accordance with established policy.

Full-time faculty also advise students in course selection and curricular requirements, maintain attendance records and confer with students who display excessive absenteeism or an inclination to withdraw from a course, confer with students who display poor academic performance, participate when applicable and practical in co-curricular activities, prepare and follow an Individual Development and Performance Plan (IDPP), and maintain a positive, professional relationship with colleagues, supervisors, students, and the community.

Full-time faculty are expected to participate in faculty and curriculum meetings, attend faculty workshops, assist with registration, prepare textbook orders, assist in maintaining an up-to-date inventory of equipment assigned for use in instruction, work with colleagues to promote retention of students, incorporate current and emerging instructional technologies into classroom instruction, work with colleagues to secure external financial and/or physical resources (e.g., grant writing, equipment), adhere to policies, procedures, and regulations of the college and the Virginia Community College system, and perform other related duties as assigned.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin February 3, 2017. The application packet must include all of the following:

• State of Virginia application (www.dpt.state.va.us)
• Resume
• Transcripts
• Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Salary for nine-month faculty shall be in accordance with the salary ranges commensurate with Virginia Community College System qualifications. Employment and criminal background checks are required.

Piedmont Virginia Community College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

In order to better serve our customers, PVCC will only accept online applications submitted through the Virginia Jobs site for this position. PVCC will not accept applications submitted by mail, e-mail, or fax.

Cover letters, resume/curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and transcripts must be attached electronically to the online application. Unofficial copies of transcripts will suffice for initial review. Official transcripts are required upon employment. Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by an accredited evaluation service.

Contact Information

Name Michelle Armstrong
Phone 434-961-6567
Fax
Email marmstrong@pvcc.edu
Address

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * In accordance with the Governor’s guidance on Virginia’s participation in the Employer of National Service initiative, are you an alumnus of a federal national public service volunteer organization such as the Peace Corp, AmeriCorps, or Teach for America? If yes, please specify the organization and your dates of service.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document