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Emergency Medical Technician Vocational Instructor

Posted on May 23, 2019

School: Octorara Area School District

Type: Full-time Position

Start Date: 2019-2020 school year

Octorara Area School District is currently seeking a permanent full time Emergency Medical Technician Vocational Instructor. It will begin starting with the 2019-2020 school year effectively on 8/22/2019. Salary will be commensurate based on education and industry experience.

The Octorara Homeland Security and Protective Services Academy (OHSPSA) is a 3-year Academy housed at the Chester County Emergency Services Training Center in Coatesville. The Academy is available to Chester County students in grades 10, 11, & 12. This program is an approved PA Department of Education Career Program of Study CIP Code 43.9999. Students interact on a daily basis with firefighters, law enforcement and emergency management professionals. The program is divided by school year into law, EMS and fire. The students graduate with over 60 industry certifications.

• Bachelors degree in related discipline
• Vocational teaching certificate or willingness to obtain
• Current Department of Health EMT-Basic Instructor with demonstrated success
• Current VRT Instructor
• 10+ years documented emergency services experience
• PA Fire Academy Suppression Instructor Preferred (not required)
• Willingness to pursue advanced education/certifications
• Ability to work as an effective team player in a dynamic atmosphere
• Required background checks

Application deadline is Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Submit letter of interest, resume, transcripts, and copies of certifications to:

Lisa McNamara
K-12 Program Administrator

Octorara Area School District
228 Highland Road, Suite 1
Atglen, Pennsylvania 19310


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