EMS Lead Instructor

EMS Lead Instructor


Southeastern Community College
4564 Chadbourn Highway
Whiteville, NC 28472
Phone: 910-642-7141

Job Location

Whiteville, NC

Columbus County


In accordance with salary plan



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Closes: Friday, July 15, 2022

Target Start Date

Monday, August 1, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Varies, depending schedule

Reports to

Dean of Healthcare and Public Safety

Employment Type

Full-Time - 12 month contract

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Associates degree from a regionally accredited institution
  2. Current paramedic certification by the NC Office of EMS
  3. NCOEMS Level 1 Paramedic Instructor
  4. Must be able to obtain CPR, ACLS, and PALS Certification Instructor within 12 months of date of employment
  5. Five years of experience as a paramedic
  6. Three years of EMS teaching experience
  7. Knowledge of COAEMSP Accreditation process and standards
  8. Understanding of online course delivery for EMS programs
  9. Excellent organizational skills
  10. Excellent communication skills
  11. Excellent interpersonal relations skills

Skills and Abilities:

  1. Ability to develop online and hybrid classes
  2. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  3. Willingness to be a team player
  4. An understanding of and commitment to the comprehensive community college philosophy and mission
  5. Knowledge of NCOEMS guidelines and/or training protocols
  6. Knowledge of and ability to use office management software

Preferred Qualifications

1. Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution

Position Description

Under the general supervision of the Director of Fire/EMS Training, the Lead EMS Instructor will:

  1. Serve as an Instructor for the Paramedic Initial Classes as well as other ALS classes, as needed.
  2. Assist with class visitations for the monthly continuing education classes.
  3. Assist with the organization and inventory of the EMS supply room.
  4. Use a variety of instructional methods to achieve student learning according to expected outcomes.
  5. Provide students with the approved course syllabus and relate instruction and evaluation to that syllabus.
  6. Maintain a collegial classroom and learning environment that fosters respect and collaborative teamwork.
  7. Evaluate student performance in a timely manner to adhere to the course objectives as stated in the syllabus.
  8. Maintain a flexible schedule to meet program needs which may include nights and weekends.
  9. Assist the program director in ongoing program evaluations.
  10. Maintain class records and submit required reports in a timely manner.
  11. Assist the program director in the development of new EMS training opportunities.
  12. Participates in professional development opportunities to enhance performance.
  13. Participate in EMS and college related meetings, as needed.
  14. Serve on college committees.
  15. Adhere to COAEMSP accreditation and NCOEMS program requirements.
  16. Perform other duties as assigned by the EMS Program Director.

How to Apply

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications, experience, and labor market. Excellent references from previous employers must be furnished upon request.

A completed Southeastern Community College application, a resume, letter of interest addressing the requirements and educational transcripts (unofficial copies of transcripts will be sufficient for the screening process, but official copies must be submitted prior to employment) must be submitted to the college Human Resources Office in order for applicants to be considered for this position. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

All inquiries should be directed to the Human Resources Office by calling (910) 788-6310 or (910) 788-6206.  Southeastern Community College is located at 4564 Chadbourn Hwy., Whiteville, NC 28472. www.sccnc.edu

An Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Job Post Contact

Bill Maultsby