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Part-time Faculty Interest Pool - Emergency Medical Services
Portland Community College in Portland, Oregon
Date Posted 06/15/2018
Faculty-Medicine-Emergency Medical Services
Employment Type Part Time
Application Deadline Open until filled


2018-19 Part-time Faculty Interest Pool - Emergency Medical Services

Requisition Number


Open Date



Cascade Campus


705 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR

Hours of Work


If Other, Please Specify

Based on course assignment

Position Status

Part time Faculty

Starting Salary Range

2017-18 Hourly Rates: Lecture $59.08; Lab $43.72; Lecture/Lab $47.56 [All newly hired part-time Faculty will start at Step 1]

Job Close Date

Applications in this Faculty Interest Pool will be reviewed by the Department at the beginning of each academic term

Job Summary

This is NOT an announcement of a specific open position, but a Part-Time Faculty Interest Pool, from which the department will identify applicants based on course assignment needs during the Spring 2018 and Fall 2018 academic terms.

Portland Community College is accepting applications to be considered for Part-Time Faculty assignments in the Emergency Medical Services Department at the Cascade Campus.

The department anticipates potential need for Instructors qualified to teach the following EMS courses:

EMS 105 - EMT: Part I
EMS 106 - EMT: Part II
EMS 113 - Emergency Response Communication/Documentation
EMS 114 - Emergency Response Patient Transportation
EMS 116 - Emergency Medical Services Rescue

The department will review new applications at the start of each academic term.

As part of this application, you will be asked to list the PCC courses in this discipline which you would be able to teach (a link to the current course catalog is embedded in the question).

If this sounds like a learning community that you would like to be a part of, and you would like to be considered for a part-time faculty role at PCC, please review the minimum qualifications and submit your application today.

Notes to Applicants:

- Copies of Official Transcripts are required with 2 weeks of an offer of employment for accreditation. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process.

- These positions are included in the bargaining agreement between Portland Community College and the Portland Community College Faculty Federation Employees. Employment in these positions will require, as a condition of employment, payment of monthly union dues or a monthly fair share fee in lieu of dues through automatic payroll deduction.

- Full term pay rate may vary by course. Actual term pay is based on the course catalog contact hours multiplied by the appropriate hourly rate.


Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities

- Instruct students, using approved course outcome guides developed by college-wide subject area Faculty.

- Assess and grade student achievement of learning outcomes.

- Use student feedback to improve teaching.

- Be available for a reasonable amount of student contact to respond to questions and to resolve problems related to the course through time spent before or after class or through telephone or e-mail exchanges or office hours where facilities and schedules permit.

- Attend one staff meeting per term as directed by the College and when notified by the Division Dean.

- Provide additional hours of course-related student conferences or tutoring over and above classroom instruction when courses are designated as requiring such.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
To be considered for this position, your application materials must show how you meet the following requirements:

Note: Full time faculty must be qualified to teach most of the courses in the program, and are also responsible for ensuring professional accreditation, developing curriculum, maintaining facilities and interacting with EMS professional organizations. For this reason the qualifications for FT Instructors are more comprehensive than those for individual courses.

1. AAS Degree or higher from an accredited institution of higher learning in Emergency Medical Services, Fire Protection/Administration, Emergency TeleCommunicator, Emergency Management, Nursing, or Allied Health; OR Bachelor Degree or higher

2. Currently licensed Oregon Paramedic, or higher, in good standing with OHA EMS&TS

3. Three (3) years' experience at the paramedic level or higher

4. AHA BLS Instructor Certified or equivalent

5. ACLS Instructor Certified

6. BTLS or PHTLS Instructor Certified

7. At least one of the following:
- NFPA Instructor 1
- DPSST Fire Service Instructor I and II
- NAEMSE EMT Instructor
- 40 hours of the Instructor Development Program offered by the DPSST
- Transcripted 3 credits adult learning theory, or equivalent

8. Participation in Course Director Updates offered by OHA

9. Transcripted evidence of math competency equivalent to college algebra, or higher

Note Regarding Academic Credentials:

- Official transcripts are required to be submitted within 2 weeks of offer date for degrees required in the stated minimum qualifications.

- Instructors shall have earned required academic credentials at a regionally accredited US institution or a foreign institution having the equivalent of regional accreditation. Instructors with credentials from other countries will have their transcripts evaluated by agencies that have good standing with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services to establish fulfillment of this standard.

For more information on PCC's General Instructor Qualifications Policy I301 visit:

Special/Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications
These qualifications and characteristics are critical to success in this important role at PCC. Please clarify in your application materials the experiences, successes and techniques evidencing how you bring these strengths:

- Demonstrated teaching and/or training experience

- Familiar with simulation in EMS field

- Current licensure as a paramedic, AEMT or EMT (with or without firefighting background)

- Familiar with on-line courses, or with teaching on-line or hybrid courses

- Demonstrated experience working with highly diverse populations

Additional Posting Information

To apply to be considered for a possible Part-Time Faculty position in this department, please provide the following:

1) Completed online application
Be sure to indicate clearly how you meet the minimum and preferred qualifications in the employment history to ensure this experience is taken into consideration.

2) Current Resume/Vita (*Attach)

3) Responses to the Required Questions (you will see the questions and instructions in the application process)

4) Unofficial Transcripts for each of your degrees (Includes current PCC employees) (*Attach)
Transcripts need to include the title of the degree earned and the date that the degree was conferred and the Name of the Institution.

* When you apply for the position, you will be given an opportunity to attach the above documents. They may be attached in either "Microsoft Word" or ".pdf" formats.

Notes to Applicants:

- Copies of Official Transcripts are required with 2 weeks of an offer of employment for accreditation. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process.

- All transcripts from institutions outside of the U.S. are required to include an evaluation by a U.S. credential evaluation agency (copy and paste the link http://www.pcc.edu/hr/employment/faculty-information.html into another browser window for specific instructions).

- Applicants selected for hire will be required to pass a criminal background check as a condition of employment.

- Incomplete application packets may not be considered.

- Portland Community College will hire only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All new employees will be required to complete the designated Immigration Service Employers Verification I-9 form.

- As an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity institution, PCC is actively seeking qualified minorities, women, veterans, disabled veterans and individuals with disabilities to enhance its work force and to reflect the diversity of its student body. Applicants with disabilities may request accommodation to complete the application and selection process. Please notify Human Resources at least three (3) working days prior to the date of need.

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