SCC Medical Professions Instructor/Part-Time

Type of Position:
Adjunct Faculty, Faculty - Non-Tenure

Workstudy Position:

Job Type:

Less than Annual Appointment

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Sponsorship Available:

Institution Name:

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas (UA Cossatot) began in DeQueen, Arkansas in 1975 as an Arkansas Vocational-Technical School, designed to provide relevant workforce training for four counties in southwest Arkansas. Fast forward to now where UA Cossatot has four vibrant campuses and over 1500 students learning in a variety of for-credit disciplines plus a host of area industry employees sharpening their skills through our workforce training programs. UA Cossatot prides itself on a safe work environment, where all employees undergo rigorous background checks and are welcomed to the college with an abundance of hands-on orientations to their positions. UA Cossatot also embraces Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) where everything we do is measured and analyzed to ensure we are giving students the very best we have to offer. CQI involves all employees and completes a cycle that starts with the strategic plan and ends with an Institutional Effectiveness Evaluation. It's okay to brag a little when you work for UA Cossatot!Cossatot Community College of the University o Arkansas is an NCA-accredited two-year institution affiliated with the University of Arkansas System with Campuses in De Queen, Nashville, Ashdown, and Lockesburg Arkansas. The Colleges designated service area includes Sevier, Little River, Howard and Pike counties.

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Skilled and Technical Sciences

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Summary of Job Duties:

UA Cossatot is seeking a qualified instructor to teach common courses basic to all medical professionals, following the State frameworks and UAC's syllabi, to high school students enrolled in Secondary Career Center courses. This position will coordinate instruction with the lead instructor and follow UA Cossatot's policies and procedures. This position will begin Spring 2021 semester.

Class hours of instruction are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.


· Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Technical Certificate or Associate degree with a major related to health occupations

· Must have a post-secondary course in Anatomy and Physiology

· Must have 2 years' experience in health care system and professional licensure

· Must pass State of Arkansas and FBI Background Checks, and the Child Maltreatment Central Registry

· CPR certification strongly recommended

Salary Information:
$5,000 per each class taught/per semester

Required Documents to Apply:
Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Resume, Unofficial/Official Transcript(s)

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Additional Information:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

All applications must include a cover letter, an updated resume, and, unofficial transcripts. Applications received without the required documents will be incomplete and will not be considered for the position.

Salary Range

$5000.00 per class taught/per semester

Recruitment Contact Information:
Kelly Plunk, Director of Human Resources, (870) 584-1104 or

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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