Healthcare Teacher Assistant
Company: Community College of Rhode Island
Posted on: May 12, 2022
Healthcare Teacher Assistant
Healthcare Teacher Assistant
Wrkfc Part/Workforce Dev
The Community College of Rhode Island is the state's only public
comprehensive associate degree-granting institution. We provide
affordable open access to higher education at locations throughout
the state. Our primary mission is to offer recent high school
graduates and returning adults the opportunity to acquire the
knowledge and skills necessary for intellectual, professional and
personal growth through an array of academic, career and lifelong
At CCRI, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse
campus community. We strive to hire and retain culturally competent
faculty and staff members who reflect the demographics of our state
and our increasingly diverse student population.
We believe that our diversity is our strength. We celebrate,
support and thrive on the diverse experiences, backgrounds, and
perspectives that are represented across our four campuses.
We are OneCCRI, working together to prepare learners to achieve
their highest potential.
To learn about what employees value at CCRI and what it means to
work here, please read about our Guiding Principles and watch
videos of our employees doing what they do best:
The Division of Workforce Partnerships is looking for healthcare
Teacher Assistants to support instructors in the delivery of
proprietary healthcare workforce trainings. Teacher Assistants
support instructors in clinical related training and the successful
candidate would have expertise in one of the following subject
areas: Dental Assisting or Medical Assisting.
The teacher assistant will be responsible for supporting the
instructor by ensuring all learning outcomes are successfully
achieved by our students and that they are properly prepared for
success within the healthcare field.
The teacher assistant will work side-by-side with lead instructors,
instructors and program leadership to ensure that programs have
successful outcomes and that students receive high quality
This role is in response to employer demand and can include day,
evening and/or weekend hours. The healthcare teacher assistant will
be responsible for communicating what shifts they are available to
work and ensure that they are able to work all classes that they
agree to instruct.
Duties and Responsibilities
* Work collaboratively in a diverse, inclusive and student-centered
environment, with students of various learning styles, cultures,
identities, and life-experiences.
* Communicate class content utilizing a variety of teaching methods
so that learning occurs, skills are developed, and students are
motivated to learn and achieve their educational and employment
* Support the instructor in the delivery of effective lesson and
assist in addressing student needs.
* Assist in the integration of technology and active learning
strategies to enhance instruction.
* Support labs by ensuring stock is properly maintained and
prepared for student learning
* Assist in maintaining detailed and organized records of students'
attendance, assessments, and progress, including a final
* Collaborate with the coordinator and instructors in the program
and attend meetings as needed.
* Demonstrate a commitment to professional development.
* Report any issues with lab equipment to the instructor and
program coordinator as necessary.
* Ensure lab environments remain clean and sanitary.
*Perform other duties as assigned.
* Experience in a healthcare environment (dental or medical) for a
minimum of 3 years.
* Interest in preparing and training the next generation of
entry-level medical support staff.
* Intermediate digital communication technology skills
(presentation tools, online meetings, etc.)
* Experience with classroom/team management.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Proficient in the use of technology, including Microsoft Office
Suite applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, primarily), email,
the internet for instruction and program purposes.
* Creativity and flexibility in the classroom is expected
* Associates Degree or above
* Experience in peer training, or on-the-job mentoring
* Experience working with a diverse student population
* Experience in an healthcare environment (dental or medical) for
Director Industry Partnerships
Primarily located at the Warwick Campus
Shift, Days, and Additional Work Schedule Information
Additional Salary Information
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Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary or grant)
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies
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Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue
until all positions are filled.
To apply for this position, complete CCRI's online application, and
attach a cover letter and resume. Please include information of
three references within the application.
If you need assistance with the online application process, please
contact Human Resources at 401-825-2311. TTY: 401-825-2313.
CCRI is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
We recognize that diversity and inclusivity are essential to
creating a dynamic, positive and high-performing educational and
work environment. We welcome applicants who can contribute to the
College's commitment to excellence created by diversity and
CCRI prohibits discrimination, including harassment and
retaliation, on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic
origin, gender, gender identity or expression, religion,
disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital
status, citizenship status or status as a protected veteran.
Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination shall be referred
to the College's Title IX Coordinator at:
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have an associates degree or higher?
Do you have Experience in a healthcare environment (dental or
medical) for a minimum of 3 years?
Do you have Experience with classroom/team management?
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