Adjunct Faculty - ACLS/BLS Instructor-Clinical Skills and Simulation Center - Military Veterans

at Midwestern University

Glendale, Arizona

The Midwestern University Clinical Skills and Simulation Center (CSC) invites applications for on-call (part-time) adjunct faculty positions to instruct American Heart Association ACLS and BLS courses, located on the Glendale, Arizona Campus.

Adjunct Instructor jobs entail creativity and the ability to follow standard AHA ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) / BLS (Basic Life Support) curriculum. The instructor should have practical experience in performing the skills taught and the ability to communicate the skills to students in a clear and precise manner.

Midwestern University is an independent institution of higher education committed to the education of health care professionals. The Glendale campus is located on 155-acres in Glendale, Arizona, 20 miles northwest of Phoenix, and is home to the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, the College of Pharmacy-Glendale, the College of Dental Medicine-Arizona, Arizona College of Optometry, the College of Veterinary Medicine, and the College of Health Sciences, Glendale campus. The College of Health Sciences includes programs in Biomedical Sciences, Cardiovascular Perfusion, Clinical Psychology, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Speech-Language Pathology and the Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Competent in effective delivery of AHA ACLS information and materials
  • Competent in effective delivery of AHA BLS information and materials.
  • Courses will primarily be geared toward Midwestern University Healthcare Programs where ACLS and/or BLS will be required curriculum for graduation of several programs.
  • Instructors must be able to adapt their teaching to the level of the learner in a compassionate professional manner.
  • Courses are scheduled periodically throughout the year – must be reliable.
  • Pay: ACLS = $45 hr.; BLS $30 hr.

Minimum Qualifications

  • American Heart Association ACLS / BLS Instructor in good standing (in one or all courses) and affiliated with a current Training Center.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Graduate from an accredited program in your designated certification as an E.M.T, Paramedic, R.N., Respiratory Therapist, Physician Assistant, M.D., or D.O..
  • Instructors will have at least 1 year of experience in teaching

For information contact:

Nicol Crenshaw, MBA, CCEMT-P, NRP

Clinical Simulation Educator

BLS/ACLS Coordinator




Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a). Midwestern University complies with the Smoke-Free Arizona Act (A.R.S. 36-601.01) and the Smoke Free Illinois Act (410 ILCS 82/).

Glendale, Arizona

About Midwestern University


Healthcare education is what we do. We're an established leader with an exciting vision for the future. Midwestern University offers programs that give you solid footing in the sciences, extensive hands-on experience in outstanding clinical rotations, and a compassionate perspective toward your patients.


You'll learn side-by-side with students in other health professions, modeling the team approach to 21st century healthcare practice. And you'll learn from faculty mentors who are dedicated to preparing their future colleagues for the realities of patient care. Our graduates are found in leading hospitals, private practices, laboratories, pharmacies, and healthcare facilities across the United States.


Midwestern University. We're tomorrow's healthcare team.

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