Pacific College Job Announcement – Adjunct Faculty, New York Campus

Pacific College of Health and Science is seeking a dynamic individual for the position of Adjunct Faculty in the AOS Massage Therapy department at our NYC campus.

Our current opening is for the following course: Public Safety and Counseling

Course description: This course is designed to teach students the manual and clinical skills necessary for the safety and well-being of the client. It presents cautions and contraindications to massage and explains how to prevent the spread of disease and infection. It will demonstrate the following sanitary practices: sanitizing floors, massage tables, bolsters, and restrooms, laundering linens, storing, and applying products, sanitizing implements, and personal hygiene. It will also demonstrate safety practices for massage therapy practice and allow students to explore what it means to be mindful, in one’s life, inside of a healing context. They will learn fundamental communication skills including listening, defining, and maintaining healthy boundaries, and authentic expression.

Job Summary: Adjunct Instructor for Public Safety and Counseling course. The faculty member should be qualified to teach classes at the undergraduate level. This class will be on our NYC campus. The class could be scheduled on Monday afternoons or Monday or Friday mornings and runs for 2 hours and 30 minutes from 9:00am-12:30pm or 12:30pm-2:15pm Eastern Time on campus at 110 William Street NY, NY. The course will run for 14 weeks.

Minimum/Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in the content hours in which you are teaching
  • Degree relevant to teaching a basic course in Public Safety in regards to Health Care/Massage Therapy, Graduate degree preferred
  • Live classroom-based teaching experience at the graduate or undergraduate level at an institution of higher education

Desired Qualifications:

  • An extensive teaching resume coupled with a student-centered teaching philosophy
  • Experience with Zoom, Moodle, Share-point, and Microsoft Outlook and Teams
  • Familiarity with instructional technology and/or or learning management platforms

Salary Range:  $45.00 – $55.00 per hour.

Application deadline: Ideally February 27th, 2023, but will take applications through April 18th, 2023. To apply, please send a detailed cover letter describing qualifications and resume/CV, to Krystal Stone at [email protected]

Pacific College of Health and Science is one of the oldest and largest accredited institutions training professionals in the areas of Chinese medicine, acupuncture, massage, and Chinese herbal medicine. Founded in 1986, with the mission of training primary healthcare providers in the field of Chinese medicine. Pacific College has campuses in New York, San Diego, Chicago and Online and features an esteemed faculty of professors from around the globe that conduct ongoing research and educate approximately 1,500 students every year.

We offer the opportunity to work with a dynamic team of professionals. We are committed to creating a diverse community of faculty, staff, and students.

Pacific College of Health and Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered based on their qualifications for the position without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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