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Medical Assisting Program Director

Company: ECPI University
Location: Newport News
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*** This is an in-seat position located at our Newport News, VA location ***
Transform your Career at ECPI University
Since 1966, ECPI University's dedicated employees have worked tirelessly to help students achieve their goals via hands-on training and career-focused education. Our employees are dynamic, caring professionals ready to make a difference in people's lives.
With your hard work, ECPI University will provide you with great benefits including:

  • Competitive compensation & benefits plans including 401(k) participation with possible employer contributions.
  • Our Tuition Scholarship program is eligible to employees and their immediate family members after 90 days of employment.

    • Additionally, you will work alongside talented professionals to help our students change their lives through education.

      If you are seeking a stable work environment, comprehensive training, personal and professional growth opportunities, and job satisfaction knowing your work makes a positive difference in people's lives, we would love to hear from you and discuss the opportunity.
      Medical Careers Institute, ECPI University's College of Health Science is currently seeking a leader in the Medical Assisting profession to oversee our Medical Assisting program.

      • Classroom instruction.
      • Oversee the academic progression and graduation of students.
      • Evaluate student progress and competency based on Medical Assisting program philosophy and objectives.
      • Create and maintain an environment conducive to learning.
      • Participate in the academic advisement and counseling of students.
      • Provide opportunities for student and graduate evaluation of curriculum, teaching and program effectiveness.


        • Coordinate the development, implementation, evaluation, and revision of the Medical Assisting program curriculum.
        • Document policies and procedures to ensure that the current code of ethics of the profession of Medical Assisting is adhered to.
        • Prepare reports necessary for continued approval or accreditation of program.
        • Evaluate textbooks, reference books and other teaching materials; recommend the purchase of supplies and equipment.


          • Hire, train, mentor and evaluate faculty.
          • Conduct regular faculty meetings and in-services.
          • Ensure faculty are current in licensure, certification and professional development

            Professional Development

            • Commit to ongoing professional development; ensure program faculty remain current in trends, issues and practices in the field, as well as effective teaching strategies and assessment methods.


              • Bachelor's degree in the specialty field of teaching discipline from a regionally accredited educational institution.
              • RMA or CMA.
              • Minimum of three (3) years full-time experience in a healthcare facility with a minimum of one year direct patient care in an ambulatory healthcare setting. - -
              • Postsecondary teaching experience and/or vocational/technical education required. -


                • Demonstrated leadership skills including the ability to manage in an academic organization. -
                • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with attention to detail and deadline -
                • Demonstrated experience with academic planning, including program development and innovation; strategic planning; and financial management -
                • Demonstrated commitment to diversity among students, faculty and staff -
                • Curriculum development -
                • Exceptional interpersonal skills, and excellent verbal and written communication skills -
                • Familiarity with regional accreditation process -
                • Ability to create and maintain relationships -
                • Motivated, self-starter and ability to work independently -
                • Problem-solving ability

                  ECPI University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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