Clinical Paramedic Instructor/Prehospital Education - PRN

  • Carolinas Healthcare System
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

Location Details:  Charlotte Metro Area
Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit
Job Summary
Assists and coordinates strategic planning and goal setting for the Center for Pre-hospital Medicine. Utilizes consultation, evaluation, facilitation, curriculum development, and instructional skills to develop educational support strategies for the Center. Assists in research opportunities within the center.

Essential Functions
  • Defines needs and conducts surveys to analyze data for use in educational priority setting.
  • Assists with OSHA and other safety related education or TJC standards.
  • Coordinates the development of curriculum and guidelines for educational programs.
  • Writes articles, reports, manuals, handouts, and self-directed learning materials.
  • Assists with orientation of classes, workshops, and courses.
  • Reviews, critiques, or edits multimedia instruction.
  • Plans and teaches basic and advanced skills sessions.
  • Assists in the design of tests, educational tools, and QA and QI to measure the effectiveness of educational interventions.
  • Performs advanced physical and psychosocial assessments.
  • Identifies areas for audit or investigational study, conducts appropriate research, and disseminates results of investigational studies.
Physical Requirements
Requires walking, standing, sitting, and lifting of heavy training equipment. Must speak English and have intact sense of sight and hearing. Requires frequent contact with all levels of personnel and public while working in a clinical, classroom, or office setting. Must be mobile within the entire System, as well as able to make frequent trips to Medic, CPCC and other facilities in the region. Must be able to work flexible hours.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Associates Degree or equivalent education and training, in nursing or allied health required. Bachelors Degree preferred. 5 years experience in a clinical field required. NC or National Registry Paramedic required. NC or SC RN license preferred. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required. ACLS and PALS approved AHA certification required. PHTLS/BTLS preferred. Ancillary instructor certifications in BCLS, ACLS, PALS, PHTLS/BTLS within 2 years required. Experience with instructional design, curriculum development, classroom teaching, outcomes measurement and group facilitation preferred. Basic knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and path physiology, as well as understanding regional, state, and national rules governing all levels of EMT performance.

At Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer