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Instructor, Health Information Management (Information Technology)

Ashton College is seeking a Health Information Management Instructor on a part-time, flexible, independent contractor basis.

This role will focus on the IT courses in the program such as Coding I, Statistics, MS Office, Database Management, etc.

Health Information Management is a growing field within the healthcare industry that focuses on using information technology to organize health information. This Health Information Management Diploma Program aims to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the healthcare industry by covering concepts in biomedicine, information technology, and security.

Our instructors have a passion for their field or industry, as well as an eagerness to share their professional knowledge. If this sounds like you, you may want to consider teaching at Ashton College.

Responsibilities

  • Creating and delivering instructional content as per curriculum, meeting learning objectives
  • Leading interactive lectures and discussions
  • Fostering interaction among students
  • Administer all assessments
  • Grade and check work, projects, and quizzes in a timely fashion according to guidelines
  • Follow procedures for administering, recording grades, and filing assessments
  • Maintain Attendance records
  • Providing students with resources and support
  • Attend faculty meetings and training sessions

Qualifications and Education

Instructors must have an appropriate combination of education, occupational experience, and teaching experience as follows:

  • Fluent in English.
  • Experience teaching online in a webinar setting and in class, leading interactive lectures and discussions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A confident, engaging, enthusiastic, and dynamic presenter
  • For designated trade programs, an appropriate trade qualification
  • At least 2 years experience in the field of instruction or relevant educational qualifications
  • Knowledge of Zoom and online learning systems

Skills/ Competencies

  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Communication
  • Planning and organizing
  • Problem-solving

This is a part-time contract position. The length of each contract position is determined by the length of the course that the instructor is teaching.

Part-time hours: 3-6 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Contract, Casual

Salary: $40.00-$60.00 per hour

Application question(s):

  • What are your salary expectations (hourly)?

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)

Experience:

  • Teaching: 1 year (preferred)
  • IT/Database Management: 3 years (preferred)
  • Health Information Management: 3 years (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

Application method: 

For all interested applicants, please send your cover letter, resume, and copy of related certifications to the Education Program Administrator at [email protected]

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