22 May 2015

SOF Paramedic Instructor

Employer:Vighter Medical Group LLC
Location: Fort Bragg, North Carolina, United States
SOF Paramedic Instructor (SOF-P)
Joint Special Operations Medical Training Center (JSOMTC)
Reports to:
VMG Medical Director
General Experience: 
Working as a member of an instructor team the SOF-P provides medical instruction to Special Operations Forces from across DOD, principally at the JSOMTC facilities on Fort Bragg, NC. The SOF-P provides medical
instruction across the entire range of combat and clinical medical disciplines. Instructors work alongside and in cooperation with military and government civilian instructors to provide training in accordance with existing Programs of Instruction (POIs). SOF-Ps may be required to supervise other instructors or to work alone. The SOF-P possesses extensive background in combat related medical capabilities and techniques and is able to integrate lessons learned from field combat experience into instruction for students. The SOF-P may contribute to instructional improvement processes including POI review, quality review, development and implementation of evaluation tools, and development and implementation of practical exercises and scenarios. The SOF-P will participate in government mandated continuing education and skills training related both to medical skills related to program requirements and to instructional techniques and procedures. This position may require some travel to participate in mobile training teams. The SOF-P may be required to work overtime, weekends and nights in order to meet emerging training requirements.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills: 
  • 3 years of experience as an Emergency Medical Instructor
  • Pediatric Education for Pre-Hospital Professionals Instructor (PEPP Instructor)
  • Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic EMT-P, certified IAW NREMT or IAW USSOCOM Advanced Tactical Practitioner (ATP)
  • Basic Life Support Instructor (BLS-I)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Instructor
  • Instructor Training Course (ITC)
  • Must have prior military experience with a strong preference for SOF (any service).
  • Have at least one year of experience as a member of a USSOCOM deployable Special Operations unit or at least one year of experience as an instructor in a USSOCOM medical pipeline course.
  • Must possess, or be eligible for, a SECRET clearance.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment:
  • Must be able to walk or stand on level and/or inclined surfaces up to eight (8) hours per day and sit for up to three (3) hours per day.
  • Must be able to routinely climb / descend stairs.
  • Must be able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows / knees, and reach above / below shoulders.
  • Must be able to read and interpret newspaper and typewritten print.
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear.
  • Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depths.
*** Position is dependent upon contract award. ***
Vighter Medical Group is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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