Full-time twelve-month faculty appointment in the Skilled Trades Division. The primary teaching assignment is for the Leestown Campus and requires flexibility of scheduling, which may include evenings and weekends.
This position also includes all Coordinator responsibilities for the Orthotic & Prosthetic Program. The Coordinator will lead the establishment of the lab, advisory committee & accreditation through CAAHEP/NCOPE for this new academic program for the Orthotic & Prosthetic Technology Associate of Applied Science Program. The Coordinator is responsible for the program's daily operations, class scheduling, recruitment of students, program reviews/evaluations, identification of adjunct faculty as needed, and maintaining and building community partnerships. The Instructor/Program Coordinator must ensure that all clinical affiliates/clinical education centers' effectiveness is maintained.
Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's degree, with an advanced degree preferred.
Credentialed in the profession of Orthotics and/or Prosthetics by a national credentialing organization that is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) or hold a professional license as required by the state.
Five years teaching, clinical, and administrative experience in the profession related to orthotics and prosthetics.
Internal Number: 65508
About Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) is a member college of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. As one of the two largest colleges in our system, BCTC transfers more students to four-year universities than any other college in the state. It awards certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in more than 40 career and technical programs with day, evening, and online classes serving more than 16,000 students annually at seven campuses. Customized workforce training serves more than 500 businesses annually. BCTC provides excellence in learning and service with caring, experienced professors, helpful staff, and excellent facilities and a focus on student success. The college sustains strong partnerships with our communities to improve economic vitality and quality of life in the region.