Adjunct, Physical Therapy Assistant, Frederick Community College, Frederick, MD



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At Frederick Community College we proudly serve the educational needs of our students, help develop the economic vitality of our local communities, and enrich the lives of Frederick County residents. Each year, more than 16, 000 students take a diverse scope of courses at Frederick Community College, located in Frederick, Maryland. Our vast range of courses includes quality instruction in more than 85 degree and certificate programs as well as workforce training and continuing education to meet the needs and interests of our community members. FCC proudly embraces and showcases academics, arts, athletics and more to provide pathways to success for all students.

Each year we provide direct service to thousands of residents and indirect services to countless more. We credit our ability to deliver these services to the strength and commitment of our people. We invite you to explore all that we have to offer!

Position Summary:

This position will support the Physical Therapist Assistant program starting in the Fall 2022. Accreditation Commission (CAPTE) requires that the program have a pool of qualified adjunct instructors who will participate as faculty when the program begins. The program is estimated to enroll students in Fall 2022. The adjunct faculty member teaches in the classroom and laboratory setting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Teach classroom and laboratory courses related to all assigned subject matter in Physical Therapist Assistant Program
  2. Facilitate student mastery of core learning outcomes using the most relevant and scholarly tools and technology available.
  3. Actively engage students in critical thinking, meta-cognitive processes, and advancement of critical essential communication skills.
  4. Infuse multicultural and diverse perspectives into the instructional process as appropriate and conduct classes in a manner that demonstrates respect for individual and cultural differences.
  5. Model and cultivate open-minded inquiry, an appreciation for diverse perspectives, and creative problem-solving.
  6. Submit syllabi and other instructional materials in a timely manner.
  7. Maintain regular communication with students and, when appropriate, use the Student Success Alert notification process.
  8. Assess student work in a timely manner and submit course grades by the posted deadline.
  9. Communicate student progress to the Program Manager.
  10. Participate in Faculty meetings and program review

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Associate Degree
  2. Licensed Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant
  3. Three (3) years of full-time work experience as a PT or PTA

Desired Qualifications:

  1. Prior classroom teaching experience
  2. Experience using Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Blackboard Learning Management System
  3. Ability to use varying styles and approaches that reflect an understanding and acceptance of the role of culture in a diverse, multicultural workplace.

Special Instructions::

All applications and required documents must be submitted online. Mail, e-mail, or fax submissions will not be accepted. By completing this application, you are putting your name into consideration to be hired as a Frederick Community College adjunct faculty member. This posting will remain active through May 31, 2021.

For questions regarding this position or for more information, please contact Amelia Iams at aiams@frederick.edu.

Frederick Community College prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its activities, admissions, educational programs, and employment.

Frederick Community College, an equal opportunity employer, values campus diversity in students and staff and encourages members from historically under-represented groups to apply.

FCC offers a generous benefits package which includes medical insurance, dental and vision plans, waiver of FCC tuition for employee and eligible dependents, tuition reimbursement, generous leave benefits, retirement plans, and more!

Frederick Community College prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, creed, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its activities, admissions, educational programs, and employment.
Frederick Community College, an equal opportunity employer, values campus diversity in students and staff and encourages members from historically under-represented groups to apply.

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