Part Time EMS Program Director @ Wayne Community College

Name of position:                                Part-time EMS Program Director

Division:                                              Public Safety/Workforce Continuing Education

Department:                                        Emergency Medical Services

Applications accepted through:          Until Filled

Effective date of employment:            Immediately

Length of employment:                       Part-Time (20 - 24 hours per week)

Salary range:                                      Commensurate with education level and experience


Minimum requirements:


  • Applicant must be a Licensed Paramedic in the State of North Carolina
  • Three (3) years active EMS service
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Follow oral and written instructions
  • Work independently or in a team environment; and be discreet and capable of keeping information confidential.
  • Must possess good general computer skills
  • Must be willing to commit to a flexible work schedule of 20 - 24 hours per week (day or evening).
  • Valid North Carolina driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record sufficient to be insured under the Wayne Community College auto insurance policy is required.



  • NC Level II Paramedic Instructor Certification
  • Experience with online instruction via a course management system such as Moodle.
  • Experience with national, regional, and state accreditations, such as SACS-COC and CoAEMSP/CAAHEP.
  • Experience in assisting, supervising, and evaluating instructors
  • Experience in assessment of educational programs in higher education
  • Experience teaching adult learners


Position duties:


The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Program Director is a part-time, 12-month position. Under the direction of the Academic Dean for Public Safety, the EMS Program Director provides academic leadership to students and instructors in the EMS Paramedic Certification program and related EMS training programs. This individual maintains a climate of open communication, collegiality, and teamwork within the EMS programs, and actively supports the professional growth and development of the EMS instructors. The EMS Program Director ensures the availability of quality learning opportunities for students and is the first line of support for student complaints and grievances. The EMS Program Director has responsibility for teaching, curriculum development, instructor assignment, course scheduling, maintain academic, attendance, and student records, program review, student learning outcomes assessment, student advising and scheduling, professional development, institutional service, community service, and community relations. In addition to instructional responsibilities, the EMS Program Director has supervisory and administrative authority over the full-time and adjunct instructors in the EMS Paramedic program.  Travel to clinical sites required.


This position will be responsible for collecting and submitting required paperwork for the Paramedic accreditation process through CoAEMSP and CAAHEP and preparing the EMS Paramedic program for CAAHEP site visits. Duties include maintaining records as needed for accreditation, participating in staff meetings as required and will perform all other duties as assigned by the Dean – Public Safety and/or the Associate Vice President of Workforce Continuing Education Services.


If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening. 



INSTITUTION: Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, the college serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.



Submit an original Wayne Community College employment application and all support materials, including copies of transcripts of all post-secondary studies to Human Resources, Wayne Community College, and P. O. Box 8002, Goldsboro, NC 27533-8002.  Applications may be downloaded from our website at Applications will be screened and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified when the position selection has been made.       

Statewide (No County)
Certification Level: 
Other Credentialed