The EMS and Emergency Management Educator is responsible for assisting the Manager of EMS and Emergency Management in the coordination of the EMS System and Emergency Management programs. This includes areas of the EMS System and Emergency Management education, reporting, system policies and procedures, community education, and medical center emergency preparedness. The Educator will work with Manager of EMS and Emergency Management to identify educational opportunities to ensure the overall quality of the EMS System. Will act as a liaison with EMS agencies regarding the EMS electronic patient care reporting requirement.
High School Diploma.
Professional level of knowledge of EMS Systems, at a level normally acquired through completion of a Paramedic program.
3 or more years of work experience to acquire a thorough understanding of EMS programs and of the system.
Current licensure from the Illinois Department of Public Health as a Paramedic and Lead Instructor, or equivalent experience.
If hired without Lead Instructor licensure, will be required to achieve within 2 years of hire date.
Provider certifications: AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)
Interpersonal skills necessary to conduct effective training programs.
Ability to assess education needs and develop or modify programs to meet needs and to understand variety of educational topics/processes to be able to teach or facilitate same.
Instructor certifications: AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)
Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.
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