Harford Community College is seeking a Medical Assisting professional to serve as Program Director and tenure-track faculty, teaching core medical assisting clinical courses.
The Medical Assisting Program Director works closely with the Dean of Nursing and Allied Health Professions and is responsible for program effectiveness, including outcomes, organization, administration, continuous review, planning, and development. Responsibilities also include teaching a variety of classes in the medical assisting program, evaluating and modifying curriculum as needed, coordinating adjunct faculty and externship sites for the medical assisting program, and ensuring compliance with medical assisting program standards. This includes compiling annual reports for accreditation and tracking student data to ensure continued program success.
Faculty members are expected to stay current in their disciplines and in teaching methodologies and to implement changes in instruction based on assessment results. Faculty members should also maintain reasonable, distributed office hours; develop and revise curriculum; mentor adjunct faculty; and advise students as appropriate. Faculty members provide leadership for the development, growth, and support of the College and the assigned area; and undertake professional community service. Other duties include supporting the mission, vision and values of the College and policies of the Board of Trustees; serving on various College committees, task forces and other groups; and participating in various official College ceremonies and meetings.
This is a full-time, 10-months position.
Employees of Harford Community College, including instructors for online and virtual courses, must be residents of Maryland or the contiguous states of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia; non-residents are expected to relocate to meet this requirement.
An associate degree in a health-related field and current certification as a medical assistant and two years of clinical medical assisting experience are required; a bachelor's degree is preferred.
Proficiency in a Windows-based computer environment is required. Applicants must have the ability to learn and use instructional technology. Experience using instructional technology, curriculum development, and test item writing are preferred. Full-time classroom teaching experience is also preferred.
Apply online by November 27, 2022.
Harford Community College is committed to the principles of Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity. It is the policy of Harford Community College not to discriminate against applicants on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law with regard to any employment practices. HCC is an EEO and ADA/ADAA employer that values, embraces, and supports diversity in the College community.