Faculty / Director of Clinical Education – Respiratory Care

Ivy Tech Community College

South Bend / Elkhart, IN

Ivy Tech Community College prepares Indiana residents to learn, live, and work in a diverse and globally competitive environment by delivering professional, technical, transfer, and lifelong education. Through its affordable, open-access education and training programs, the College enhances the development of Indiana’s citizens and communities and strengthens its economy. Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system.

The Director of Clinical Education (DCE) must be responsible for all aspects of the clinical experiences of students enrolled in the program, including organization, administration, continuous review and revision, planning for and development of locations (with appropriate supervision) for evolving practice skills, and the general effectiveness of the clinical experience. The DCE workload should balance teaching responsibilities with program administration. There must be evidence that sufficient time is devoted to the program by the DCE so that his or her educational and administrative responsibilities can be met.

Provide quality and engaging instruction in all delivery methods and formats within Respiratory Care; provide timely and meaningful feedback to students regarding the mastery of course and program learning outcomes; engage students outside of class in support of the curriculum and co-curriculum; provide institutional support and community service; participate meaningfully in student retention and completion initiatives; support the College’s mission and strategic plan initiatives; conform to regional expectations of faculty performance and engagement.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must have strong working knowledge of current technologies appropriate to area of instruction, faculty credentials as outlined below:

A qualified faculty member in the Respiratory Care program meets all five of the following criteria:

  1. Possesses an earned baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited institution; and
  2. Completed academic preparation appropriate to the program; and
  3. Is a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT); and
  4. Is an Indiana-licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP); and
  5. Has four years direct experience in Respiratory Care

The above list of duties is not to be construed as an exhaustive list. Other duties logically associated with the position may be assigned.

Quick link: https://opportunities.ivytech.edu/cw/en-us/job/505633/facultydirector-of-clinical-education-respiratory-careSubSuorceID=xxx11298

Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is an accredited, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity or status as a veteran.