• Director, Clinical Education Respiratory Therapy

    Location US-CA-Pleasant Hill
    Job ID
    2018-100945
    Institution
    Carrington College
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    FLSA Status
    Exempt
  • Opportunity at a Glance

    We have an interest in finding a Respiratory Therapy Director of Clinical Education. If you have a passion for Respiratory Therapy and enjoy sharing your knowledge to help students reach their full potential, we want to talk to you. 

    As a faculty member at Carrington College you will be responsible for delivering a quality educational experience for the students in the courses that you teach through ensuring that curriculum is up-to-date, that effective delivery methods are employed, and that all students are treated in a fair and equitable manner.

     

    Reporting directly to the Program Director, the Director of Clinical Education is responsible for the development and implementation of the clinical education requirements of the Respiratory Therapy program and works closely with the Program Director to ensure it achieves the overall program objectives, goals, and outcomes; maintains clinical sites, contractual agreements and assists with securing new clinical affiliations. Provides professional leadership and support for students’ clinical education; serves as a mentor and facilitator for faculty assigned; and enables an environment which fosters creativity, responsiveness, and self-responsibility. Oversees, supervises and manages faculty and students assigned to clinical sites, makes phone or on site visits, mediates conflicts, establishes specific learning objectives, records attendance, and supervises clinical affiliations to ensure that the experience is adequate and achieves a satisfactory level of performance.

     

     

    Responsibilities

    • Highly organized and detail oriented.
    • Interacts effectively and professionally with students, staff, faculty, and external customers of Carrington College including Advisory Board members and externship and other off campus sites.
    • Exceptional customer focused skills. Ability to address student needs and resolve issues with diplomacy and tact.
    • Interpersonal skills including questioning, listening and showing concern and respect for others.
    • Solid writing skills to communicate effectively in memos, letters, and via email.
    • Excellent verbal communication skills including ability to project voice and be clearly understood when speaking in front of a group.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
    • Possess a high degree of integrity and commitment to comply with policies, regulations, and codes of conduct governing all aspects of job responsibilities.
    • Commitment to the success of the students and the school.
    • Computer literacy skills including working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. 

    Completes other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • A minimum of a baccalaureate degree from an academic institution.
    • Current Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) State and/or National programmatic certification/licensure required.
    • Current CPR Card.
    • Current Driver’s License.
    • Must have a minimum of four (4) years teaching or occupational experience as a Registered Respiratory Therapist, of which at least two (2) years must include experience in clinical respiratory care.
    • Must have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in teaching in an accredited respiratory care program either as an appointed faculty member or as a clinical preceptor.
    • Knowledgeable of medical community and established relationships with its professional members preferred.


    We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

    Who We Are

    Carrington College is The Starting Point for Health Care Careers. When you join our team of qualified instructors, you’re choosing an institution that truly cares about its students. If you have a passion for health care and want to be part of an organization focused on providing high-quality education to help students reach their career goals, you’re in the right place!

     

    At Carrington College we care about our colleagues too. We know our students’ success depends on having great faculty and instructors to help guide them on their journey, and we want top-notch talent to be part of our team. We want to help you find your way toward a bright future, both personally and professionally.

     

    Carrington College provides postsecondary education in the western region of the United States. With more than 100,000 graduates, we’re committed to giving our students the tools they need to succeed. We offer high-quality, career-oriented health care programs with both online and on ground education options. Carrington College’s broad range of specialized Certificate of Achievement and Associate Degree programs combine clinical training, theoretical classroom exercises, technology-based simulations and real patient interaction to prepare students for success in the real world. Our programs are delivered in a focused, professional and progressive environment by supportive faculty who serve not only as educators, but as coaches and mentors. For decades, Carrington College has been a source of qualified graduates for the health care industry.

     

    We believe in taking care of those who take care of others. We offer our colleagues a wide range of benefits. Whether it’s advancing your career, maintaining a healthy lifestyle or saving for retirement, our comprehensive benefit offerings can help you reach your goals for the future. If you’re ready to join an institution like ours, we’d love you to apply!

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Need help finding the right job?

    We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.