VWCC Adjunct Faculty: Health Information Management

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Virginia VA Western Community College
Roanoke County, VA
Jul 22, 2021
Jul 28, 2021
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Virginia Western, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of the Roanoke Valley, is accepting applications for part-time, Health Information Management adjunct faculty positions on a continuous basis in the School of Business, Technology & Trades.

Adjunct faculty positions are appointed on a course-by-course, semester basis as needed. Responsibilities include teaching developmental and/or college-level courses, which may include distance-learning courses during the day and evening, on weekdays and weekends. Faculty are expected to maintain currency in their teaching disciplines and in trends in community college education.

Applications will be received and considered on a continuous basis, as openings occur. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until needed positions are filled and/or the closing date of our announcement.

Minimum Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess expert skills, knowledge, experience and education in the subject area and a history of successful teaching or related experience.

High school diploma or equivalent is preferred, Associate's degree or equivalent in health, health information management, or related field is preferred.

Five years of current occupational experience in the field of health information management, health coding required.

All Adjunct Faculty positions require excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, ability to write syllabi and exams, as well as the ability to work with students of varying abilities from diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications

Two years teaching experience; experience with on-line teaching. Bachelor's or Master's degree in health, health information management, or related field, preferred.

Special Requirements

Applicants who have degrees earned from educational institutions located outside of the United States are required to have their transcripts evaluated by a recognized credential evaluation service prior to applying for Faculty positions. If the transcripts are in a foreign language, applicants also need to have their transcripts translated prior to applying for job opportunities at Virginia Western.

Applicants who have foreign transcripts may submit a copy of their transcript attached to the original transcript evaluation. Applicants are responsible for the costs associated with translation/evaluation services.

Unofficial transcripts may be provided as part of the application process. However, official transcripts are required of the selected candidate.

Selected applicant will be subject to criminal history, driving, and credit background checks as a condition of employment.

Documents verifying your identity and authorization to work in the United States must be presented upon employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Only on-line applications will be accepted.
Submission of on-line application must also include a resume, cover letter and transcripts of all college work completed. An "other" document, such as a letter of reference or additional transcripts, is optional and may be included as part of the online application process.

We MUST receive copies of transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions. If the transcripts are not attached to the on-line application, please upload a document indicating that the transcripts will be mailed or sent separately to fulfill this requirement. The application will not be accepted without this "required" documentation.

Materials submitted via regular e-mail attachment, postal mail, fax, or in-person in lieu of the on-line application will not be considered.

For more specific information regarding the application process at Virginia Western, visit: http://www.virginiawestern.edu/hr/careeropenings.php. Questions about the on-line application process call 540-857-7282 or 857-7283.

Females, minorities, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. TTY: "711" or 1-800-828-1120. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), Virginia Western Community College will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes.

Virginia Western is committed to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity.


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Virginia Western Community College
ATTN: Human Resources
3093 Colonial AVE, SW
Roanoke VA 24015-4705

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