ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, LONG TERM CARE ADMINISTRATION (Tenure-Eligible)

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McLennan Community College

Application will not be considered until ALL required documents are received.

****POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED****

ANNUAL SALARY:    Per Faculty Salary Schedule

START DATE:            Fall 2022

LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO EXEMPLIFY OUR COLLEGE VALUES:

Communications: We will be open and courageous in our communication with students and with one another. We will communicate decisions and the reasons for them.  Excellence: We will strive for excellence in all that we do. We will actively plan for the future, seeking new and innovative ways to accomplish our mission.  Inclusiveness: We will seek to appreciate and understand our students and each other, actively seeking different viewpoints. We will work to create a welcoming environment where our diverse community of students and employees learn, teach, and work together.  Integrity: We will work with the highest level of integrity, taking responsibility for all of our actions. We will tell the truth and seek to be fair in our decision-making and actions.  People: We will be honest, humble, respectful, and gracious to our students and to each other. We best serve our students, colleagues, and community when we work as a team.

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Instruct courses in Long Term Care Administration. This position will develop fieldwork sites, maintain Texas HHSC rules and standards for the Nursing Facility Administrator and Assisted Living Facility Manager credentials, conference with fieldwork educators and students during placements to ensure success. Other responsibilities include curriculum development and assessment, student recruitment and retention, academic advising, maintaining office hours, participate in college committees including community-based advisory groups, participating in professional development, working across departments to develop student potential. Faculty are expected to accept courses as assigned which could include non-traditional venues, such as evening, weekend, dual-credit, blended, hyflex, and/or online courses. This position reports to the Division Chair of Human Services and Education and exercises no supervision.

NOTE:  This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in a field associated with Long Term Care Administration such as Business Management, Health Care Administration/Management, Nursing, Gerontology, and/or Social Work.

Experience: Three years of work experience in the administration of Nursing and/or assisted living service delivery.

Special Requirement: Must be licensed or licensure eligible in the state of Texas as a Nursing Facility Administrator, and certified or eligible to be certified as a Preceptor for supervision of LNFA candidates.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience: Prior teaching experience in a long term care academic program and experience in field supervision.

SELECTION CRITERIA:

*Attach a brief statement addressing how you acquired each of the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities through your education, personal experience or previous employment.

Knowledge of: 1. Education requirements for LTCA programs, including but not limited to state requirements. 2. Subject matter and instructional design and materials for program courses. 3. Curriculum design and revision, taking into consideration requirements from governmental and non-governmental sources. 4. Relationship and role delineation between NF, ALF, and community-based long term care services. Skills in: 5. Student advising. 6. Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. 7. Utilizing a computer and other technology to communicate, maintain records, and develop and present course materials, etc. Ability to: 8. Coordinate the field work component for the program, including student placement and scheduling. 9. Maintain effective working relationships with clinical facilities that provide student affiliations. 10. Evaluate student knowledge and skills. 11. Develop and assess curriculum. 12. Participate in professional development. 13. Promote awareness of the program in the community. 14. Advise students and participate in recruitment and retention activities. 15. Support and participate in college activities.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Physical effort-restricted; sustained posture or intense attentiveness for prolonged periods. Light lifting (less than 30 lbs), some walking, pushing, and pulling on a regular basis.  Work environment-minimal hazard/exposure; standard office setting.  At least minimal environmental controls to assure health and comfort.

BENEFITS:

Health Insurance, retirement plan, sick leave, holidays, and personal leave.  Eligible employees and dependents may take college courses tuition free.  Participation in Medicare Part A, but not Social Security (FICA).

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Interested and qualified applicants should submit application materials to:  https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/mclennan. NOTE: Finalists may be asked to participate in a teaching demonstration. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit www.dhs.gov/e-verify. Please feel free to contact this office regarding the status of your application.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:

  • Online Employment Application
  • Resume
  • *KSA Statement (See Selection Criteria above)
  • Copies of College Transcripts

MCC provides equal educational opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment. http://www.mclennan.edu/employees/policy-manual/docs/E-XXXIV.pdf

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