Emergency Medical Services Bridge Program Director

Emergency Medical Services Bridge Program Director


Isothermal Community College
286 ICC Loop Road
Spindale, NC 28160
Phone: 828-286-3636

Job Location

Spindale, NC


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Closes: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, August 3, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Up to 28 hours per week as needed

Reports to

Dean of Health and Public Services

Employment Type

Part Time

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in EMS, required
  2. Level II instructor and EMT-Paramedic certification with the North Carolina Office of EMS, required
  3. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certifications required

Preferred Qualifications


  1. Community College instructional experience, preferred

Position Description

In support of the overall Learning College, the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Bridge Director will serve as the lead instructor, manage program logistics, assess and advise current and potential EMS students.


Essential Responsibilities

  1. Plan, implement and assess Emergency Medical Services Bridge program and curriculum
  2. Serve as the director and lead instructor for the program
  3. Collaborate with the Emergency Services Coordinator to ensure a smooth transition for students articulating from the continuing education paramedic program into the Emergency Medical Sciences Bridge program.
  4. Serve as the adviser for students enrolled in the Emergency Medical Services Bridge Program and as a point of contact for interested potential students
  5. Maintain current Level II administration and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)-Paramedic certification with the NC Office of EMS
  6. Attend regional and state EMS related meetings as appropriate
  7. Understand and follow various certification guidelines
  8. Complete required records and reports
  9. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with agencies, organizations and Isothermal Community College departments
  10. Recruit EMS Bridge students into the program
  11. Other duties as assigned


Skills and Abilities

  1. Develop an understanding and appreciation of the mission, history, current programs, services and goals of Isothermal Community College
  2. Possess knowledge and understanding of the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services standards
  3. Ability to work effectively with individuals at all organizational levels and in a variety of work environments
  4. Ability to communicate effectively with students, staff, faculty, and the public
  5. Strong organizational and time management skills
  6. Ability to maintain confidential and sensitive information
  7. Possess an energetic, creative, and collaborative professional demeanor
  8. Ability to develop loyalty, trust and confidence with co-workers and students
  9. Build positive working relationships and trust of outside certifying agencies

How to Apply

Please visit https://isothermal.peopleadmin.com to complete an online application packet.

Job Post Contact

Tanya Jones