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Program Director - Medical Assistant Program


PA College Of Health Sciences

Cost Center

9828 Health Sciences-Cert/Assoc

Supervisory Organization

AS/AC Health Sciences




Program Director – Medical Assistant Program

The Division of Health Sciences is seeking a qualified individual to serve as the Program Director of our new Medical Assistant Program. The Program Director will report to the Department Chair of the Health Sciences Associates and Certificate Programs.  

The Role of the Medical Assistant Program Director

The Program Director will assume curriculum design, teaching responsibility and the clinical oversight for the program scheduled to begin in 2021.  The didactic courses will be delivered as hybrid courses allowing for face-to-face instruction blended with online learning.  All laboratory and simulation learning will occur onsite at PA College, 850 Greenfield Road, Lancaster, PA 17601. The Program Director will also provide oversight for the medical assistant externship scheduled for the final semester of the twelve-month program.

The Program Director will also be responsible for:

  • Developing the curriculum for the program
  • Teaching responsibilities
  • Evaluating, managing, and coordinating the clinical education
  • Program assessment and program improvement

The schedule for this position is Monday through Friday; occasional evening/weekend for recruitment events, etc.

Position Requirements

  • Must currently be credentialed as a Medical Assistant (required)
  • Associate degree; Bachelor’s preferred
  • Minimum of three (3) years work experience
  • Minimum of one (1) year teaching experience
  • Experience teaching in an online format is preferred

PA College of Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities without regard to an individual's race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran status, or disability.  The College welcomes applications from individuals who can contribute to the diversity of our academic community.


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


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COLLEGE Full Time Posted on 10/05/2020