Allegany College of Maryland, a comprehensive public two-year institution, invites applications for a 12 month per year, tenure track faculty and Program Director position for the Physical Therapist Assistant Program. The position is a combination director/faculty position, which includes responsibilities for program leadership and management and classroom/clinic teaching. The position is responsible for departmental leadership duties for the Cumberland Campus, as well as budgeting, curriculum development, supervision of faculty and staff, recruitment, scheduling classes, accreditation, and teaching. A minimum of a Master’s degree is required and the candidate must be eligible for licensure as a Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant in the State of Maryland.
Five years of clinical experience is required. Effective leadership, management, and motivational skills, along with team building and effective communication and interpersonal skills are essential. Teaching philosophy must be based on learner-centered instruction. Ability to work with other departments, faculty, and staff to carry out the mission and goals of the College is required. Candidates selected for an interview will be required to conduct a teaching presentation. Salary will depend upon degree and experience. The starting date is negotiable. An attractive fringe benefi t package includes health insurance, retirement funding, free tuition for Allegany College of Maryland courses for the faculty member and members of the immediate family, as well as tuition reimbursement for graduate coursework for the faculty member. Candidates must submit a letter of application detailing interest in the position and describing experience relevant to position requirements, a resume, unoffi cial copy of college transcripts or a list of courses in the areas of concentration, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references to: Personnel Officer, Allegany College of Maryland, 12401 Willowbrook Road SE, Cumberland, Maryland 21502, Electronic Submission to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax to: 301-784-5058.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identifi ed. For information about Allegany College of Maryland, visit our web site at http://www.allegany.edu.
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