Part Time Health & Safety Instructor (PTBE) Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex, TX in Dallas

Part Time Health & Safety Instructor (PTBE) Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex, TX
American Red Cross
Dallas TX USA

Job Details

Updated on 2019-05-23

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By joining the American Red Cross  you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best.  Are you ready to be part of  the world's largest humanitarian network?


 

Job Description:

  • Job Title: First Aid and CPR Instructor 

    Location: Dallas, Texas

    Part time  Benefit Eligible

     

    Teaching lifesaving skills in CPR, AED and first aid is more than a "job" - it's a calling! 

     

    Join our Training Services Team! 

    With more than 20,000 employees and nearly 314,000 volunteers, the American Red Cross comprises a diverse network of men and women committed to changing the world – one community at a time. As an elite member of our Training Services Team, you will be on the front lines of our mission, ensuring your community is prepared for emergencies whenever they strike. 

     

    The impact we make is great. Nearly 5.9 million people a year receive Red Cross training and information in first aid, water safety, and other skills that help save lives. Each day, you will work alongside colleagues who not only share your passion for helping others, but also support and encourage you along the way. Join us for a career that will motivate you to be your very best! 

     

    The American Red Cross is proud to be one of the Top-Rated Workplaces: Best Non-Profits based on rankings and reviews on Indeed. 

     

    We are currently seeking a Health & Safety Instructor to teach American Red Cross certified classes (such as CPR/AED) within our Dallas/Fort Worth, Metroplex in Texas metroplex locations. This position is located in Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas This is a part-time position working a set schedule of Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and other days as needed. The hours are anywhere between 7am and 7pm on those days.  

     

    Job Description  

    Red Cross Health & Safety Instructors have a direct impact on their communities, instructing nearly 2.3 million people a year in CPR, first aid, and AED skills. Each day, you will interact with new people, traveling to locations in and around your region to teach. Classes are held at local chapter offices and at businesses, schools and community organizations. Our instructors thrive on helping others be prepared for emergencies and take satisfaction in knowing they are directly helping to save lives. 

     

    Responsibilities  

    • Teaches Red Cross Health and Safety courses within their current certifications to businesses and to the community 

    • Responsible for maintaining, managing, and storing all assigned equipment, including storage at assigned work location and transporting equipment in personal vehicle. Responsible for re-ordering all necessary equipment at least once per month and maintaining and managing an active inventory of supplies at-all-times.  

    • Ensures that the proper safety measures are in place to protect customers and staff who participate in the training activities. 

    • When an instructor’s certification is at the level of an Instructor Trainer, they may mentor or coach other instructors as a part of new instructor orientation or during instructor remediation provide supervision to instructors to ensure high quality delivery of services and products. 

    • Additional duties may include the following: engage with Training Specialist regarding course updates and latest changes to products/services, participation during Red Cross Town Hall Meetings, quarterly In-Service Training, product updates, training requirement, certification classes and approved development training. In addition, instructors may need to perform light logistics such as restocking of equipment, which must be pre-approved by the Training Specialist. 

     

     

    Qualifications 

    • High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Current certification to be an instructor in discipline is desired. Additional training and certification will be provided to qualified candidate after hire through American Red Cross Health & Safety Service courses. Once certified, the instructor must maintain current basic and instructor level certifications for the courses they have been hired to teach 

    • Six months previous experience in education, adult training or service industry preferred 

    • Basic computer and email skills and demonstrated ability to utilize MS Office programs 

    • Comfort and experience in using audio-visual technology (computer/LCD, PowerPoint, etc.) for educational delivery 

    • Must have strong presentation abilities and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate course material in a clear and understandable manner. Customer service orientation. Ability to teach effectively in an adult learning environment 

    • Flexible schedule required during the day, evening or weekends 

    • Ability to travel regionally 50-75%. Current driver’s license preferred. Access to reliable transportation to training sites 

     

    Essential Functions /Physical Requirements  

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle or feel; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms.  The employee must be able to use fingers to grasp, move and manipulate small objects.  The employee must use the stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  The employee must have the ability to speak clearly so listeners can understand and understand the speech of another person.  The work environment will consist of moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phones and printers, light traffic).  The employee must have the ability to work in a small cubicle and have the ability to sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of time 

     

    Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day. 

    The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law 

     

    The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee’s professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. 

     

    To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights. 

Apply now!  Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee’s professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply.

To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here:  Summary of Rights 

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