Rockford Career College is seeking to hire a Full-Time or Adjunct Veterinary Technician Instructor for our Associate Degree 24-month Veterinary Technician program accredited through AVMA.
As an instructor, you will be responsible for delivering curriculum and providing an engaging, interactive, and fun classroom experience to students wishing to enter the veterinary technician career path.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Prepare and provide all lecture, laboratory and clinical instruction according to the required curriculum. • Follow current course outlines, objectives, and evaluation mechanisms for the program and/or develop such when indicated by the Lead Instructor, Program Chair, Academic Dean and/or or Campus President (as applicable). • Maintain a lesson plan of daily instructional events. • Monitor student attendance and retention and document as required by the administration. • Grade assignments, returning graded assignments to students, and assigning final grades for all students in a timely manner (i.e. less than 48 hours from the due date of the assignment/homework). • Provide educational assistance to students during regularly scheduled times (i.e., office hours) or by appointment • Substitute in classes when necessary. • Advise students as it relates to school policies, satisfactory performance, etc. Maintain communication with the Lead Instructor, Program Chair, Academic Dean and/or Campus President (as applicable) regarding such activity. • Submit in writing current textbook, supply, and equipment needs to the appropriate supervisor.
Monitor all equipment and supply inventory.
• Secure consumable supplies as well as educational materials from administrative office when needed. • Maintain professional appearance. • Communicate with the Lead Instructor, Program Chair, Academic Dean or Campus President (as applicable) on all issues related to students. • Maintain professional expertise (faculty development and professional growth) to meet accreditation standards by attending educational seminars in professional field; attending teaching improvement as provided including mandatory AHED online training and Foundations of Teaching modules; reading current literature, attending online courses,
To be considered, candidates must:
1. Have an Associate degree from an accredited veterinary technician school and hold a current CVT license.
2. Candidates must have at least 4 years of field experience that can be documented through work verification.
If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career path as an instructor, have a positive attitude, and a passion for education, please consider this opportunity.
About Rockford Career College
Rockford Career College is a career training college in its 155th year of serving the Rockford community! We are the 7th oldest career training college in the United States, the 5th oldest in business operations in Rockford and is the oldest career training college in Illinois.