Position InformationPosition Title Small Interactive Group Facilitator (academic year 23/24)
University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.
The University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIWSOM) educates aspiring physicians to be justice-minded, global citizens using a community-based, distributed model of education, which fosters inclusion, discovery and innovation.
The UIWSOM invites applications for Small Interactive Groups (SIGS) facilitators. Small Group Interactive Sessions (SIGS) are a cornerstone of the first two years of UIWSOM's Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) curriculum. During the first phase (first two years), learners meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 8am to noon in small groups along with a faculty process facilitator.
Faculty facilitators guide and evaluate the SIGS process. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to adult learning principles and student-centered learning. In addition, the applicant must successfully complete the SIGS facilitator training program.
This position is considered a “Responsible Employee” under Title IX federal regulations and “Mandatory Reporter” under Texas state law and the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy. As a Mandatory Reporter, this position requires you, as the employee, to promptly report any incident that you witness or receive information about Title IX violations. These reporting responsibilities are set out in the UIW Sexual Misconduct Policy.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities
DO, MD, JD, EdD, PhD or terminal degree in any health profession field.
Required Work Experience
Evidence of effective interpersonal, organizational, team-building, and problem-solving skills.
Prior experience in small group facilitation.
Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations
Must be available to work 8-10 hours per week. Monday-Wednesday-Friday and some availability on Sunday.
None specified.Posting Details
Posting DetailsPosting Number UN734PO
Number of Vacancies 4 Job Type Part Time Job Category Faculty Desired Start Date 06/01/2023 Position End Date (if temporary) Reports to Associate Dean of Clinical and Applied Science Education Salary commensurate with experience. Open Date 05/12/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant EOE
UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).Applicant Documents
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