Medical Assistant Instructor | Part-Time | Benefits

Feb 8, 2024 12:47am
Houston, Texas
Instruct and implement the Medical Assistant program to educate students in accordance with the curriculum standards and objectives.

Share your clinical knowledge and expertise with Medical Assistant Students! 

30 hours per week

20 hours during the afternoon  | 10 hours during the evenings


  • Implement and evaluate daily lesson plans for students, including scheduled activities and module materials.
  • Plan instruction to achieve specific objectives based on student needs and established curriculum.
  • Evaluate students' performance regarding achievements in curriculum and activities and make necessary provisions to meet learning needs.
  • Maintain student attendance and grades by established policies.  Prepare final grades at the end of each module to update student records and transcripts.
  • Arrange and coordinate guest speakers, community service field trips, and visits to clinics and medical offices.
  • Prepare lectures and practical demonstrations for students in class and individually.
  • Assist and advise a student with the Medical Assistant program curriculum.
  • May assist with the inventory and ordering of supplies and equipment.
  • May assist and coordinate externships for Medical Assistant students.
  • Monitor students in the classroom. Assist students and ensure safety precautions are adhered to.

 The list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.


  • Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or a graduate of an otherwise recognized training entity (e.g., hospital-based program) in Medical Assisting and three (3) years of occupational experience as a Medical Assistant OR
  • A minimum of four (4) years of job-related training and experience is required for those instructors who are not graduates from an accredited medical assistant program.
  • Current licenses, certifications, or other designations are required by local, state, or federal laws to work in the Medical Assistant field, except for those teaching in non-core (e.g., general education) courses. 
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and computer skills.