19 July 2017

Emergency Health Paramedic Lecturer

Employer: International Teachers Plus
Location: Abu Dhabi
1-2 year contract - renewable
Start : August 2017

Job Description:

The Paramedic Emergency Health Lecturer is expected to make contributions to the teaching effort of the College and to carry out activities to develop and maintain scholarly and professional activities relevant to the Emergency Health and Paramedics discipline.

This position report to the Head of Emergency Health programs, and is based at the Abu Dhabi campus, however may be required to attend other campuses.

There are five themes within the BEH (P) Degree which provide a continuity of approach across units and serve to link threes units to professional practice. 

They are the following:

· Theme 1: Personal and Professional Development
· Theme 2: Population Health and Society
· Theme 3: Foundations of the Paramedic Clinician
· Theme 4: Community-based Emergency Health (CBRH)
· Theme 5: Science, Knowledge and Evidence

Specific duties required of an academic staff may include:

· The conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops, student field excursions and clinical sessions;

· Development of teaching material (Lecturer’s level)

· Acting as unit coordinators;

· The preparation and delivery of lectures and seminars (Lecturer’s level)

· Supervision of the program of study of honours students or of postgraduate students engaged in course work;

· Supervision of major honors or postgraduate research projects. (Lecturer’s level)

· The conduct of research;

· Involvement in professional activity;

· Marking and assessment;

· Consultation with students;

· A range of administrative functions the majority of which are connected with the units of study in which the academic teaches; and

· Attendance at program, campus or college meetings and/or membership of committees.

· Academics with qualifications as a paramedic or relevant health discipline may be required to maintain professional registration of clinical currency if relevant to the position.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor Degree in Emergency Health, Paramedic Studies or similar from a recognized University
Master Degree preferred
Involvement in relevant professional/clinical activity relating to the field of study
Membership of Paramedics origination or society.

Required Experience:

• Minimum of 3 years teaching experience at an accredited College or University
• Must have minimum 3 years clinical experience as a Paramedic
• Demonstrated success working within a high performing Educational Institution
Monthly Salary Range:

Competitive TAX FREE Monthly Salary between AED 12,000 and 13,500 depending on Qualifications, Industry experience and Teaching experience

Between AED 7,400-13,000 depending on the location. First 10 days employee stays in a hotel suite.
Health Insurance Coverage:

Cover is for UAE only with emergency worldwide (excluding Canada and USA). Includes dental and optical.
Annual Air Tickets:

Annual Return Airfare for employee, spouse and up to 3 dependents

Approximately 2 months summer holidays, plus national holidays and term breaks

Dependant School Fees:

Tuition fees for up to 3 dependents as follows: 80,000 AED per family is payable (max of 40,000 AED) per child) to cover fees, books, exams, registration, uniform, transport. Eligible dependents must study in the UAE and are 5 years old or will attend KG1 at the beginning of the academic year. Children must be by birth or attested legal adoption and below 18 years.
Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Sponsorship and fees covered by employer for employee only

End Of Service Benefit:

Annual return airfare to home country Plus one month salary as a bonus, for each year completed, paid at the end of service depending on the school. An extra AED 1500 monthly for remote locations
Contract Period:
Paperwork Requirements:

Notarized and Attested academic degrees, teaching certificates, transcripts, marriage and dependent birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements
Start Date:  August 2017