About Westfield State University: In 1839, Horace Mann founded Westfield State University as the first public higher education institution without barrier to race, gender or economic class. Westfield State University is committed to a policy of non-discrimination, equal opportunity, diversity and affirmative action. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people including minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected persons, or individuals with diverse cultural backgrounds.
Westfield State is the most residential of the state universities in Massachusetts, with over 60% of our 5600 full-time undergraduate students living on campus. The campus is ideally situated on the edge of the Berkshire Mountains in western Massachusetts just 30 minutes from the thriving cultural centers of Northampton and Amherst, and 1.5 hours from both Boston and Albany.
Job Description: Campus Title: EMT Program Instructor Aide Department: Graduate and Continuing Education (CGCE) FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Job Type: Temporary/Seasonal (no benefits) Timeframe: Academic Calendar Shift: Monday and Wednesday from 6p-11p, and some Saturdays from 8a-5p (Attendance at every class on Mondays and Wednesdays is not required/ chosen candidates will be assigned classes to attend per supervisor). Regular Days Off: Tuesday,Thursday, Friday ,Saturday and Sunday (will work occasional Saturdays) Supervision Received: This position is supervised by the EMT Program Clinical Coordinator Supervision Exercised: This position will assist in supervising students in the EMT Program. Pay Rate: 1,100.00 stipend per semester
Number of Openings: 3
Supervisor: Christopher Perkins, EMT Program Clinical Coordinator
General Statement of Duties: The Emergency Medical Technician Program is seeking an energetic; detail oriented individual to serve as an Instructor Aide. The EMT Program is accredited by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services, and it is open to full time students and the general public. The Program teaches all aspects of pre-hospital emergency care and is designed to prepare individuals to take the state practical and national written certification exams. For more information about the program, please visit www.westfield.ma.edu/emt Duties and Responsibilities: Duties include but not limited to: Essential:
Provide demonstration and instruction of psychomotor skills.
Conduct formative evaluations of student competency and provide instant, constructive feedback.
Familiarity with Massachusetts General Law, c.111C and 105 CMR 170.000.
Classroom experience instructing and evaluating students.
NOTE: A CORI background check is required.
Additional Information: Disability Accommodations: Westfield State University understands that persons with disabilities may need assistance with the job application process and/or with the interview process. For confidential assistance regarding disability accommodations, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (413) 572-8106.
Background Check: Employment at Westfield State University is contingent upon a background check that is satisfactory to the University. Failure to provide written authorization for a background check will nullify the offer of employment.
Application Instructions: Submit cover letter, resume and copies of certifications to:
Michael Tryon, EMT Program Director
College of Graduate and Continuing Education
Westfield State University
577 Western Avenue
Westfield, MA 01086
NOTE: If you need assistance completing your application please contact our online Help Desk. The link to the help desk can be found at the top of the page via Contact Us. Westfield State University provides equal access to employment opportunities for all applicants, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, age, disability or veteran status in compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and policies.
In 1839, Horace Mann founded Westfield State University as the first public higher education institution without barrier to race, gender or economic class. The University is dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people including minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected persons, or individuals with diverse cultural backgrounds.