Instructor - Adv Life Support

New Haven, CT
Oct 25, 2018

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Job Description

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Summary:
Under the supervision of the New Haven Sponsor Hospital Program (NHSHP) Education Coordinator, the NHSHP Advanced Life Support (ALS) Instructor is responsible for providing academic and psychomotor skills education to various students of NHSHP in various facets of basic and advanced life support.
Responsibilities:
  • 1. Establishes a professional rapport with students.
  • 2. Collaborates with lead instructor to assure that appropriate level of instruction and content is planned and executed.
  • 3. Coordinates and teaches educational sessions designed to meet the needs of all levels of clinical competence at the BLS and ALS level.
  • 4. Offers verbal and written feedback to the lead instructor, administrative staff, and students on student performance and participation.
  • 5. Acts as a role model in area of expertise and professional practice by being self directed, self motivated, maintaining expertise and promoting the emergency medical services system.
  • 6. Facilitates and models development of critical thinking, problem solving and communications skills among the students.
  • 7. Maintains current knowledge of relevant issues, trends, and practices in the area of emergency medical services.
  • 8. Promotes professional self development
  • 9. Works to identify student learning needs and outcome measures.
  • 10. Works with lead instructors and others faculty to assure that the delivery of education materials and methods meet the needs of the students.
  • 11. Supports leadership in ensuring that excellent customer service standards are met.
  • 12. Reinforces behaviors consistent with customer service standards.
  • 13. Maintains a current knowledge base in area of adult learning principles, clinical practice and leadership.
  • 14. Negotiates a personal development plan based on self evaluation and peer review.
  • 15. In collaboration with the lead instructor, assists with the development and implementation of performance improvement plans when needed.
  • 16. Assists in the care and maintenance of instructional materials and equipment
    Other information:

    EDUCATION:

    State of CT Paramedic Licensure (NREMT preferred) or other health care licensure/certification

    EXPERIENCE:

    Pre-hospital experience (preferred) or other healthcare experience

    LICENSURE:

    Instructor certification in one or more of the following is required:
    AHA-BLS
    ACLS
    PALS
    State of CT EMS-I
    PHTLS-Instructor preferred
    PEPP- Instructor preferred
    AMLS Instructor preferred

    SPECIAL_SKILLS:

    ACCOUNTABILITY:

    COMPLEXITY:

    PHYSICAL_DEMAND:

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    Job Info

    Job: 2737

    Department: Yale New Haven Center for EMS
    Category: Education
    Sub Category: CLINICAL
    Status: Per Diem
    Shift: DAY/EVENING
    Hours: 0.00