Institution:North Shore Community College
Category:Faculty - Health - Physical and Occupational Therapy
North Shore Community College is a diverse, caring, inclusive community that inspires our students to become engaged citizens and to achieve their personal, academic, and career goals through accessible, affordable, rigorous educational opportunities that are aligned with our region's workforce needs and will prepare them for life in a changing world. NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges, which serves the 26 cities and towns north of Boston. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single leased building to an urban campus in downtown Lynn and a suburban campus in Danvers, and from five to 80 academic programs of study. Nearly 50,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
PT OTA Program Coordinator
Work Schedule: Fall 2020 - Up to 5 hours/ week over course of semester
Division of Health Professions and Human Services
Non-benefited, MCCC position
This position will contribute to OTA Program operations as required by accreditation standards.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participate in OTA department meetings
Contribute to OTA Program Curriculum Design, Strategic Plan, Scholarship Agenda, Program Evaluation and ACOTE accreditation
Advise OTA students including academic advising and assessment of professional behaviors
Develop and document engagement in yearly professional development plan per accreditation guidelines
Perform other duties associated with the position.
Earned associate degree in occupational therapy (OTA) required with advanced degree in related field preferred
Current MA license as an occupational therapy assistant required
Minimum 5 years' experience working as an OTA in clinical practice environment(s) required
Experience with ACOTE accreditation preferred
Successful experience interacting with culturally diverse populations
Candidates will be required to pass a CORI/SORI and/or a National background check as a condition of employment.
SALARY: $40.00 per hour, non-benefited, MCCC position.
STARTING DATE: ASAP
North Shore Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.
Submit cover letter and resume. Applicants selected for an interview will need to provide the name, address, email and telephone number of at least three current professional references before the interview takes place.