Job Title Primary Care Paramedic Instructor
Department Instructor
Location Sault Ste. Marie
Reports to Lead Instructor
Supervises No supervisory duties

Job Summary

The Instructors are expected to be able to plan their courses, instruct and evaluate students within the guidelines set by CTS Canadian Career College, manage their classroom time, and effectively communicate with students.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Co operate with CTS Canadian Career College in developing and implementing written course outlines consistent with the requirements of CTS Canadian Career College;
  • Plan daily classroom activities that are consistent with course outlines;
  • Incorporate various techniques in implementing the course outlines;
  • Have a sound knowledge of the courses in which instruction is being given;
  • Demonstrate an ability to ascertain the learning needs of the Instructor’s students and develop appropriate activities to properly instruct the students;
  • Organize and effectively use classroom time;
  • Use the appropriate level and form of language so as to effectively communicate with the student;
  • Use instruction techniques/methods that recognize and take into account needs and learning capacities of students;
  • Be able to modify techniques during instruction in response to the needs of the students;
  • Assist students in developing efficient learning skills and work habits;
  • Be able to implement course outlines and, in consultation with the acting Campus Director and/or Director of Paramedicine, to modify course outlines in light of the needs of the students;
  • Establish, in the classroom, an appropriate atmosphere which is conducive to learning;
  • Maintain fair, firm and consistent discipline with the students;
  • Regularly monitor student progress and adjust courses accordingly;
  • Maintain accurate records as required.
  • Inform students, beforehand, of the basis upon which their performance will be evaluated;
  • Base the evaluation of students on the guidelines established by CTS Canadian Career College;
  • Ensure that the evaluation of students is appropriate;
  • Regularly check the completeness and quality of the students’ work;
  • Keep accurate and complete records of student performance;
  • Prepare final examinations in accordance with guidelines established on the course outline. Such examinations become the property of CTS Canadian Career College
  • Communicate on an appropriate basis with students, co workers, the Campus Director, the Director of Paramedicine and community members;
  • Communicate clearly and precisely;
  • Report student progress to the Campus Director and/or Director of Paramedicine, in an effective and acceptable manner;
  • Respond promptly to inquiries from the Campus Director and Director of Paramedicine;
  • Communicate with the students, the Campus Director, co workers, and the Director of Paramedicine, in a professional, constructive and accurate manner;
  • Use discretion and consideration in speaking of the campus, CTS Canadian Career College, co workers, and the students, both on campus and off;
  • Work with staff in a co operative and productive manner;
  • Use appropriate channels in problem solving;
  • Set an appropriate example for students, in grooming and deportment;
  • Support, and contribute to, the development of the campus and CTS Canadian Career College
  • From time to time there may be other duties assigned by CTS Canadian Career College. For example, instructors are expected to assist with, and participate in Graduation Ceremonies and student functions.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Education

Successful candidate must have graduated from a Primary Care Paramedic Diploma program and currently hold a valid Advanced Emergency Medical Care Assistant Certificate.

Experience

Successful candidate must have experience working as a Primary Care Paramedic and maintained their paramedic  skill set. Candidates with greater experience in the field are preferred.

Knowledge

  1. Ambulance Act
  2. Private Career Colleges Act
  3. Accessibility of Ontarians Disability Act – customer service standard
  4. Clerical and administrative procedures

Skills

  1. Microsoft Office suit
  2. Google Chrome
  3. Google Mail and Calendar
  4. Skype

Abilities

  1. Working with competing priorities and deadlines
  2. Communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  3. Prioritize, schedule, and plan effectively

Working Conditions

  1. Position location: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
  2. Work environment: Classroom environment
  3. Hours of work: Casual part time position
  4. Schedule of work: Monday to Friday

Major Competencies

  • Attention to Detail
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Delegating
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Teamwork

Compensation

The successful candidate can expect a wage between 25$ – 32$ per hour.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please submit your cover letter and resume to hr@ctsccc.com and identify the position and location that you are applying for in the subject line.

CTS Canadian Career College and Modern College of Hairstyling and Esthetics is an equal opportunity employer.