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Full time
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Veterinary Assisting Adjunct Instructor
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Carrington Colleges Group | Portland, OR
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Job Description

Opportunity at a Glance

Do you remember the instructor who encouraged you to believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful professional you are today? Now you have the unique opportunity to be that instructor and create the "a-ha" moment of sudden insight and comprehension that will change a student's life forever.

The Veterinary Assisting Instructor engages Carrington College students in a world-class learning experience as they prepare for a successful career. Your contribution to their education will be essential as you share your skills, knowledge and experience to empower our students with the information, tools and resources to be successful. Best of all, you will enjoy the tremendous personal and professional satisfaction that comes from building rewarding relationships with our students as they progress through their program.


* Highly organized and detail oriented.
* Interacts effectively and professionally with students, staff, faculty, and external customers of Carrington College including Advisory Board members and externship and other off campus sites.
* Exceptional customer focused skills. Ability to address student needs and resolve issues with diplomacy and tact.
* Interpersonal skills including questioning, listening and showing concern and respect for others.
* Solid writing skills to communicate effectively in memos, letters, and via email.
* Excellent verbal communication skills including ability to project voice and be clearly understood when speaking in front of a group.
* Ability to maintain confidentiality.
* Possess a high degree of integrity and commitment to comply with policies, regulations, and codes of conduct governing all aspects of job responsibilities.
* Commitment to the success of the students and the school.
* Computer literacy skills including working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

Completes other duties as assigned.


Veterinary Assistant

* Current Veterinary Technician state license required.
* At least two (2) years of field experience.
* Possess a minimum of an Associated Degree
* Have the ability to nurture and direct learning experiences to students.
* Ability to motivate and inspire students.
* Actual teaching experience is not necessary but would be a plus.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

Who We Are

Carrington College is The Starting Point for Health Care Careers. When you join our team of qualified instructors, you're choosing an institution that truly cares about its students. If you have a passion for health care and want to be part of an organization focused on providing high-quality education to help students reach their career goals, you're in the right place!

At Carrington College we care about our colleagues too. We know our students' success depends on having great faculty and instructors to help guide them on their journey, and we want top-notch talent to be part of our team. We want to help you find your way toward a bright future, both personally and professionally.

Carrington College provides postsecondary education in the western region of the United States. With more than 100,000 graduates, we're committed to giving our students the tools they need t

About Carrington Colleges Group

Carrington Colleges Group, Inc., through its family of schools, is one of the leading providers of postsecondary education in the western region of the United States. Carrington CollegeT and Carrington CollegeT California provide a comprehensive offering of high-quality career-oriented health care programs ranging from entry-level programs such, as Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Pharmacy Technology, and Health Care Administration, to advanced programs such as Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Surgical Technology, Medical Sonography and Respiratory Care. These health care program offerings capitalize on powerful demographic and secular trends which are driving the increasing demand for qualified and trained health care professionals in the United States. Carrington Colleges Group, Inc. has a long history of providing high quality education through its family of schools: Carrington CollegeT California and Carrington CollegeT. The Company currently has 19 campuses located in high-growth markets and also offers online degree programs. Most of the Company's campuses are in areas that are growing in population at twice the national rate. Carrington College California currently has nine locations clustered in northern California. The ten Carrington College campuses are located in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico. For more informationon our recent name change, visit www.whycarrington.com