Job: Variable Hour - Cadaver Workshop Instructor - Red Rocks Community College

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Pay: from $51.20/hour

Posted: 09/15/2017

Job Status: Part Time

Job Description

Cadaver Workshop Instructor, Variable Hour – Cadaver Program


Start Date: Summer Semester, 2017

 Campus: Arvada

Department: Cadaver Program, Health Sciences

Reports to: Cadaver Supervisor

Compensation: $51.20/hour 

Application Close Date: Open until filled


Instructional assignment is comprised of teaching 3 to 3.5 hour-long hands-on cadaver workshops to students enrolled in healthcare or related courses in high school, college or vocational educational institutions.  Perform instruction-related duties and responsibilities in accordance with the philosophy, policies, and procedures of the Colorado Community College System.


Teach day, evening, and/or weekend cadaver workshops in accordance with approved course of study utilizing traditional and alternative methods of instruction. Present instructional material effectively, maintain professional and courteous interaction with students and employees, model dignity, decorum and respect for human remains, demonstrate sensitivity to different learning styles, encourage student engagement, and assist the Cadaver Program Supervisor in maintaining inventory control of equipment and supplies. Properly prepare and return the cadavers in a safe and secure location as outlined by the Cadaver Program Supervisor.  Participate in various college, system, and/or professional activities intended to develop the staff member and enhance his/her ability to teach effectively.


Minimum Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s degree from a fully accredited institution with 18 graduate hours in or related to Biology.

- Thirty (30) semester credit hours of teaching experience to include human anatomy instruction.

- Demonstrated ability and willingness to teach students using human cadavers.

- Demonstrated ability to integrate technology into the classroom where appropriate.

- Demonstrated ability to work with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master’s or higher in Biology from a fully accredited institution with human anatomy and physiology emphasis.

- Community college teaching experience.

- Experience teaching high school, vocational, college and professional students using human cadavers.

- A strong commitment to effective teaching at the community college and an understanding of its philosophy, role, and mission.


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About Red Rocks Community College

Located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains in Lakewood, Colorado, Red Rocks Community College offers more than 150 programs and 650 courses leading to two-year degrees or professional certificates.

Red Rocks has campuses in Lakewood and Arvada. Courses are delivered in formats from traditional classroom to online to self-paced and weekend classes.


Since 1969, Red Rocks Community College has delivered quality education to an eclectic mix of students of all ages, incomes and backgrounds. For many of our 15,000 annual students, Red Rocks is the convenient community college just down the street. For others, a Red Rocks program or course is worth traveling halfway around the world.

Red Rocks Community College is committed to diversity in its people and programs. The College is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, creed, color, sex/gender, sexual orientation gender identity, religion, age, national/ ethnic origin, pregnancy status, veteran’s status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by applicable law, in its employment practices or educational programs and activities.


RRCC has designated the Executive Director of Human Resources as its Affirmative Action Officer/Equal Opportunity Administrator/Title IX Administrator with the responsibility to coordinate its civil rights compliance activities and grievance procedures. For information, contact Dr. Bill Dial, Executive Director of Human Resources, Title IX Coordinator, Title VII/Equal Opportunity Coordinator, ADA/Sec 504 Coordinator, 13300 West Sixth Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80228. 303-914-6298.

Reasonable accommodation will be provided upon request for persons with disabilities. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to participate in the application process, please notify Human Resources at 303-914-6570.


Effective July 1, 2003, it is Red Rocks Community College procedure to conduct pre-employment background checks on all employment finalists to determine or verify background information, including criminal history, references from previous employment, qualifications, and, when applicable, driving history. Employment offers are contingent upon receiving a satisfactory report.


For information regarding Red Rocks Community College security, including crime statistics for the Red Rocks Community College Lakewood and Arvada campuses, please see the Red Rocks Community College campus security website at: For a hard copy report please contact 303.914.6498.

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