The Surgical Technology Program Director is a full-time, benefited, and Faculty Category C position that traditionally works 11 months. This position is responsible for program operation, assessment, accreditation, student support, supervision, leadership, community outreach and maintenance of internal and external partnerships.
This position is responsible for the coordination, planning, presentation, and evaluation of the Surgical Technology program. The program director/faculty member is responsible for performing assigned duties during the day, evening, or weekend on any Laramie County Community College campus or outreach center as assigned. At a minimum, the related activities include administration of the program, instruction; instructional counseling; serving on various committees; coordinating and/or participating in school-based community events and service-learning activities and participating in local, state, regional, or national professional activities and organizations. A program director/faculty member performs all other duties as directed by the School Dean, Vice President of Academic Affairs, or the President or designee. This is an 11-month faculty position with faculty having 206 assigned duty days
Laramie County Community College is dedicated to student success and aspires to develop world-class community college faculty. The College’s faculty positions have the primary responsibilities of teaching assigned courses, holding regular office hours, being available for students, advising, and collaborating on departmental objectives. In addition, all faculty work in alignment with the College’s mission, vision, and values to continuously improve as professional educators and experts in their field. Faculty further serve the College in collaborative and collegial relationships across the institution. Full-time faculty are offered provisional status upon employment. All LCCC faculty are supported by the Faculty Academy within the Center for Excellence in Teaching.
LCCC in its strategic plan has identified important Core Values and Aspirational Values, which are inherent in the cultural fabric of the College. The person fulfilling this role is expected to bear these qualities and advocate for them.
Associate’s Degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in Surgical Technology
Credentialed in the field of Surgical Technology through a national certification program that is accredited by the National Commission on Certifying Agencies (NCCA)
Five years of experience either in the operating room scrub role or as an instructor in Surgical Technology or a combination of both within the last ten years
Two years of experience in use of varying instructional methodology; curriculum design and development; academic advising; online teaching; and program planning
Bachelor’s Degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in Surgical Technology or a closely related field of study
Four years of teaching experience in a CAAHEP-ARC/STSA-accredited program
Four years of experience in instruction, curriculum design, program planning, accreditation, service learning, and in academic/clinical coordination
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Full Benefits
Internal Number: 2019-2464
About Laramie County Community College
LCCC by the Numbers for 2018-2019
85 Credit programs and concentrations leading to associate degrees
29 Credit programs leading to certificates of completion
116 Full-time instructional faculty and 192 part-time faculty teaching fall credit courses
360 Full-time employees
3,201 Full-time equivalent enrollment in credit classes
79 percent For-credit enrollments successfully completed by students
6,070 Unduplicated headcount enrollment
3,086 Unduplicated headcount enrollment in non-credit life enrichment classes
3,156 Approximate total enrollment in workforce development courses with an estimated 2,221 additional participants in customized training programs
37 Clubs and teams, including NJCAA men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, men's and women's soccer, and rodeo and equestrian show teams
$59,608,537 Annual operating budget