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Mercy College of Health Sciences is a Catholic institution of higher education, rooted in the heritage of the Sisters of Mercy, guided by our core values of knowledge, reverence, integrity, compassion, and excellence.


  •  Develops the schedule for continuing education courses. Assigns instructors and ensures instructors are prepared to teach the courses.

  •  Provides teaching lifesaving skills to the community and health care professionals and EMT program. Supervises and evaluates student learning experiences.

  •  Assists instructors with room set up, securing supplies, materials and equipment. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies, materials and equipment.

  •  Reviews and analyzes course and instructor evaluations. Identifies areas of improvements and makes recommendations for enhancements.

  •  Assists the Continuing Education Director with implementing new courses or enhancing current courses.

  •  Assists with the coordination of national registry testing for EMTs.

  •  Ensures regulatory compliance by auditing and reviewing processes and documentation on a regular basis.

  •  Maintains instructor records for all instructors aligned with Mercy College Training Center. Assists instructors with alignment and renewal processes.

  •  Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned.


  • Two-year degree or equivalent training and/or experience.

  •  Certified in BLS, ACLS and PALS. Ability to obtain instructor credential within a specified period of time.

  •  Certified as a Emergency Medical Technician with instructor endorsement or ability to obtain instructor endorsement within a specific period of time.

  •  Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and communication skills.

  •  Demonstrated excellent attention to detail, organizational and multi-tasking skills Ability to multi-task.

  •  Demonstrated ability to work independently.

It is Mercy College of Health Sciences’ policy to conduct all academic programs and business activities in a manner that is free from unlawful discrimination and to provide equal opportunity for and equal treatment of students and employees regardless of race, color, age, ethnicity, religion/creed, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, sex, marital status, disability or status as a U. S. veteran or any other factor protected by law. Inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies may be directed to the Vice President, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs or the Human Resources’ Business Partner at 515.643.3180, 928 6 th Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50309, .

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CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Requisition ID 2020-134628

Employment Type Full Time

Department Mercy College

Hours Per Pay Period 80

Facility Mercy College

Shift Day

Standard Hours 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Work Schedule 8 Hour