Medical Assistant Teacher ($2,000 Recruitment Signing Bonus)

Job | Posted 4 days ago
Position Areas
Career and Technical Education


MEDICAL ASSISTANT TEACHER ($2,000 Recruitment Signing Bonus)

Salary Range:  $49,316 - 82,609 ($2,944 Additional for Master’s Degree) 
Contract:    10 Months

Position Purpose:
Teacher will: 1) plan learning experiences for Medical Assistant and Nurse Aide courses; (2) ensure that course objectives and industry standards are accomplished for both programs; and  (3) maintain records as required by the Virginia Board of Nursing and other related entities. The teacher will also supervise the Health Occupations Student Association and related clinical instruction/observation in cooperating healthcare facilities.
Qualification Profile:

Hold a current, unrestricted license in Virginia or a multistate licensure privilege; have two years of experience as a registered nurse within the previous five years and at least one year of experience in the provision of long-term care facility services. Such experience may include, but not be limited to, employment in a nurse aide education program, employment in, or supervision of nursing students in a nursing facility or unit, geriatrics department, chronic care hospital, home care or other long-term care setting. Experience should include varied responsibilities, such as direct client care, supervision and education.

Additional Duties:
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.

Note:  The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.

Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone. Instructs students in the use of required medical equipment and tools.

Travel Requirements

Travels to school district buildings and professional meetings as required.  Travels to local cooperating clinical facilities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles.
Knowledge of adult education curriculum and concepts,
Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans.
Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students.
Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed.
Ability to organize and coordinate work.
Ability to communicate effectively with students.
Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth.
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.
Knowledge of physical and mental demands and work hazards
Ability to provide supervision of students in clinical settings.
Employer Portion Paid Retirement, Life Insurance, Contribution to Medical Insurance, Personal and Sick Leave

FLSA Status:       Exempt

Posted By

Suffolk Public Schools

P.O. Box 1549 100 N Main Street, Suffolk, VA 23439

At the following locations

College and Career Academy at Pruden

4169 Pruden Boulevard , Suffolk, VA 23434