The Academic Fieldwork Instructor (AFWC) is primarily responsible for coordinating the clinical education portion of the OTD curriculum. This is a faculty position with teaching, scholarship, advisement, and service responsibilities in addition to the administration of clinical education. This position requires significant contact with students, outside constituents, professional consortiums, and AFWC faculty at the other campuses so teaching responsibilities have been significantly reduced in order to ensure that the needs of the fieldwork program are being met.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES SUPERVISED BY THE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CLINICAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Other responsibilities as assigned by the Academic Program Director
POSITION IN ORGANIZATION
Academic Program Director/Assistant Academic Program Director
Clinical Education Associates
TECHNICAL, MANAGERIAL & PEOPLE SKILLS REQUIRED
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Incumbents will be evaluated, in part, based on the performance of each essential function. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Occupational Therapy Program
LICENSURE and/or CERTIFICATION
Must be currently licensed as an occupational therapist in a campus-specific state.
Travel is an expectation and requirement of the position. Site visits to clinical locations are often required to assess the suitability of the site and to monitor student’s performance. Visits to sites may be initiated by the site, student, or the AFWC.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: