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Ophthalmic Medical Technician Program Director
381 days ago
Direct the educational activities of the Ophthalmic program, develop and manage the approved curriculum and design teaching schedule.
- Supervise the activities of the ophthalmic staff. Prepare teaching assignments.
- Determine, establish and implement ophthalmic department goals.
- Review student success rates by class and implement plan to reduce student withdrawals. Meet with students to encourage them to stay in the program. Maintain an 80% student success rate for all classes taught in the program..
- Monitor the department budget and expenditures. Make appropriate corrections and changes to maintain a profitable program.
- Coordinate and arrange for educational workshops and inservices for didactic and clinical faculty. Prepare didactic instruction to include course objectives.
- Maintain student grades in accordance with established policies. Prepare final grades at the end of each semester to update student records and transcripts.
- Evaluate the performance of students regarding course objectives and makes necessary provisions to meet learning needs.
- Coordinate the clinical and didactic education for the Ophthalmic program. Coordinate and revise the clinical education plan.
- Develop and maintain a functional curriculum according to approved design. Evaluate course content and review new texts. Collaborate with administration in the design and implementation of the ophthalmic program.
- Perform functions of an Ophthalmic instructor.
The list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Graduate of an accredited Ophthalmic Medical Technician (OMT) program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Five (5) years of experience as a certified ophthalmic medical technician.
One (1) year of instructor experience in related field of ophthalmology preferred.
Must hold current COT and teaching licenses, certifications or other designations as required by local, state or federal laws to work in the field.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point and other computer skills.