Program Lead Instructor-Medical Assistant X-Ray Tech (Limited Scope)


Full-timeEstimated: $55,000 - $76,000 a year


The Lead Instructor is responsible for all instruction of students in all programs where applicable in

accordance with established policies, procedures and AHED requirements. The instructor will be

responsible for delivering quality curriculum content in a variety of modalities such as online and/or

on ground.

The position typically reports to a Program Chair, Academic Dean and/or Campus President. Online

lead instructors will report to the Director of Academic Operations for Online.


Full Time and Part Time Lead Instructors

  • Participate in student retention efforts. Instructors are expected to remind students of missed

assignments and encourage and maintain participation of all students on your roster, and

promptly identify and assist “at risk” students, referring these students for appropriate


  • Advise students as it relates to school policies, satisfactory performance, etc.
  • Provide curriculum insight and guidance to the Program Chair, Academic Dean and/or the

instructional design team regarding continuous improvement initiatives for the program.

  • Serve as liaison regarding program content and delivery between the program faculty and the

Program Chair, Academic Dean and/or Campus President.

  • Participate in program advisory committee meetings as required.
  • Prepare and provide all lecture, laboratory and clinical instruction according to the

required curriculum.

  • Follow current course outlines, objectives, and evaluation mechanisms for the

program and/or develop such when indicated by the Academic Dean.

  • Maintain a lesson plan of daily instructional events.
  • Assist other faculty in the program as needed.
  • Monitor student attendance and retention and document as required by the


  • Grade assignments, returning graded assignments to students, and assigning final grades for

all students in a timely manner.

  • Process course end grades according to policy.
  • Provide educational assistance to students during regularly scheduled times (i.e., office

hours) or by appointment.

Lead Instructor – Job Description 10-2014

  • Submit in writing current supply, and equipment needs for the program. Monitor all

equipment and supply inventory in locked facilities.

  • Secure consumable supplies as well as educational materials from administrative office

when needed.

  • Communicate with Campus Staff on all issues related to students.
  • Maintain professional expertise (faculty development) to meet accreditation standards by

attending educational seminars in professional field, reading current literature, attending

online courses, etc.

  • Ensure that students follow the catalog guidelines
  • Attend all scheduled mandatory meetings.
  • Serve on committees (e.g., curriculum development, retention, etc.) as assigned based

upon expertise or campus needs.

  • Online Instruction: Ensure daily review of the course to monitor student participation,

answer student questions and grade student work within 48 hours.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Full Time Lead Instructors Additional Duties

1. Full time lead instructor can expect that they will routinely teach three (3) courses (24 contact

hours each week) per module but they may be asked to teach a fourth course as schedule


2. In addition to the teaching platform duties full time lead instructor will be expected to

engage in; tutoring, class preparation, curriculum development, faculty development (inservice,

formal coursework, seminars, etc.), office hours, departmental meetings, substituting

for colleagues (ad hoc short term substitution), and others. There is no additional

compensation for these activities.


* Must have a Bachelor's Degree

Must be certified Limited Scope Xray Tech /Radiologist


  • Compensation range dependent on experience, knowledge and education level.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Medical Imaging: 4 years (Required)
  • Professional: 4 years (Required)


  • Associate (Required)