Ophthalmic Medical Assisting Personnel Faculty

Ophthalmic Medical Assisting Personnel Faculty


Sandhills Community College
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Phone: 910-692-6185

Job Location

3395 Airport Rd, Pinehurst


$48-50,000 Annually


Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, August 24, 2023
Closes: Thursday, September 21, 2023

Target Start Date

Thursday, August 24, 2023

Expected Work Hours

Full Time Faculty

Reports to

Department Chair Health Sciences

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

Required: · 

  • Certified by the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO) as a COT – Certified Technician  
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience in the ophthalmology field.  
  • Certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)  
  • Associate degree in a health science or science related field. 
  • Maintenance of professional memberships and professional activities. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • COMT-certified ophthalmic medical technologist -preferred 

Position Description

The faculty member will plan and implement the OMA/P program and courses, coordinate the annual program Advisory Committee meeting, file an annual program review with the Vice President of Instruction, assess the adequacy of resources, assist in the selection and development of personnel in the program, and maintain program budgets.  

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • Instruct classroom and lab courses within the discipline.  
  • Advise students in the program and recruit new students. 
  • Develop course syllabi, program policies and procedures and assessments of student learning and competencies.
  • Maintain the program of study and ascertain that it complies with the NCCCS curriculum standards through annual catalog and program review.  
  •  Prepare and submit reports as necessary for program accreditation through ICA (International Council of Accreditation).   
  • Assist the department chair in the preparation of class schedules that afford students the opportunity to complete the program of study in a timely manner.  
  • Assist the department chair in maintaining program budgets for equipment and supplies.   
  • Prepare annual program review or intensive review and participate in program review.  
  • Establish an advisory committee for the program and hold/document annual meetings.   
  • Maintain professional memberships and professional activities.  
  • Communicate regularly with Carolina Eye and other clinical partners regarding program activities and needs.  
  • Participate in health science department and campus committees and activities.

Job Post Contact

Chreatha Alston, Senior Director of Human Resources