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  • 10-Jan-2018
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  • South College invites applications for the position of Department Chair for the Medical Assisting Program planned for implementation at the Nashville campus. The Chair provides leadership for students and faculty in both the Certificate and Associate degree Medical Assisting programs. The applicant must be committed to innovative and relevant education for students. Responsibilities include collaboration and consultation with faculty to promote maximum commitment and results; maintaining high standards of instruction and service; leading accreditation efforts; completing and administering annual budget; recruiting, hiring, and evaluating faculty; organizing student advising procedures; organizing faculty teaching loads and quarterly class schedules; developing and maintaining relationships with practicum sites; supporting collaboration with other programs for interprofessional educational opportunities; and representing the MA program at the institutional level, as well as in the community at large.
    Candidates must:
    1. Have a minimum of an associate degree (Baccalaureate or Masters Degree Preferred)
    2. Have received instruction in educational theory and techniques
    3. Be credentialed in good standing in MA (see below for details)
    4. Have minimum of 3 years employed in healthcare facility including a minimum of 160 hours in an ambulatory setting performing or observing administrative and clinical procedures as performed by MAs
    5. Have a minimum of one year teaching experience in postsecondary and/or vocational/technical education
    MA Credential Details:
    1. Must have earned and be able to document a Medical Assisting credential from a NCCA accredited credentialing organization, or
    2. Qualify for and earn the RMA credential by:
    a) Being employed as a medical assistant for a minimum of five out of the last seven years, no more than two years of which may have been as an instructor in a post-secondary medical assistant program. Work experience must include both clinical and both clinical and administrative duties, or, alternately,
    b) Having five years of full-time employment in a healthcare field within the past seven years (may be a combination of part-time settings), and 40 hours experience in an ambulatory care setting performing and/or observing psychomotor and affective domain objectives appropriate to the MA curriculum. The selected candidate must sit for an MA credentialing examination and earn the MA credential.

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  • This position is limited to candidates in: United States
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  • NASHVILLE, TN 37909
  • United States
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