Job Description

Extended Job Title
Senior Teacher

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Performs instructional and educational work while serving as a teacher in a classroom/lab. Organizes and develops course work, coordinates classes for students, observes and assesses the needs of the students. Maintains communication both formally and informally with students and other educators. May supervise clerical, professional and/or technical employees and lab students working for college credit.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Design, review, and prepare continuing education courses for learners as appropriate for specialty

Maintain and deliver educational programs for TTUHSC El Paso courses and individual trainings for medical professionals. Track and manage all requires course materials (such as ACLS and PALS student documentation).

Supports and participates in University Medical Education, Graduate Medical Education and continuing education certification courses.

Provides direct support to Associate Director of Education and campus Faculty in the design and implementation of all coursework for current and future needs, including continuing education.

Performs others duties as required or assigned by simulation center administration.

Responsibilities encompass the coordination and instruction of one or more courses within a prescribed curriculum.

Review textbooks, journal articles and other literature to provide curriculum updates for supported academic programs and scope of care for professional discipline. Maintain knowledge of required technical skill being taught within supported discipline

Advance the mission of the university by creating evidence-based curriculum

Participates in daily setup and breakdown of simulation spaces.

Other duties as assigned

Position Specific:
Performs instructional and educational work while serving as a teacher in TECHS particularly with ACLS and PALS coursework. Organizes and develops cases for simulation based-education and coordinates its delivery for students, through observation, direct feedback, debriefing and guided reflection as appropriate for the needs of the students and content being taught.


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Registered Nurse (RN) or Paramedic (EMT-P).Provider. AHA certification as an Instructor in BLS/ ACLS / PALS /Neo-Natal Resuscitation, / (ITLS-PHTLS-TNCC). Paramedics should hold certification as either a Basic or Advanced Course Coordinator. 5 years of clinical experience in a health related position.

HSC - El Paso


Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Academic Support Professionals

Occasional Duties
General review of simulation scenarios and learning curriculum along with other duties as assigned.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree required; Teacher certification preferred. Two years teaching experience required.

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