Veterinary Technician Program Director (DMV or LVT)
Pima Medical Institute | PMI
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: 2 Year Degree
Salary: $68,224 - $95,576 / Annual
Internal Number: Job #:41186B64
PMI is hiring a Veterinary Technician Program Director in Colorado Springs, CO!
(DVM or LVT)
Leadership at PMI is a meaningful career!
As the Veterinary Technician Program Director at Pima Medical Institute, you will be involved in both the growth and development of your faculty and staff, students, and the quality of the Veterinary Technician Program! PMI will count on your expertise and leadership to contribute towards the overall success of the institute, contributing constantly to the mission of improving the quality of people’s lives!
Compensation & Benefits
$68,224 to $95,576 full-time annual salary
Medical (PPO & 2 HDHP with HSA), Dental & Vision
Short & Long-term Disability
Basic Life Insurance
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
Paid Time Off (PTO), Sick Leave & Holidays
Health & Wellness Program
Supervise the activities of the veterinary nursing staff. Evaluate the faculty. Prepare teaching assignments.
Determine, establish and implement veterinary nursing department goals.
Consistently monitor student success rates. Implement plan and meet with students to reduce student withdrawals. Maintain an 80% student success rate for all classes taught in the program.
Monitor expenditures and keep to the department budget.
Coordinate and arrange for educational workshops and in services for didactic and clinical faculty. Prepare didactic instruction to include course and lab objectives.
Maintain student grades in accordance with established policies. Prepare final grades at the end of each sequence to update student records and transcripts.
Evaluate the performance of students regarding course objectives and make necessary provisions to meet learning needs.
Visit clinical sites to review and evaluate students’ clinical performance and progress. Coordinate with site supervisors to ensure clinical education is effective.
Develop and maintain a functional curriculum according to approved design. Evaluate course content and review new texts. Collaborate with administration in the design and implementation of the veterinary nursing program.
Maintain all American Veterinary Medical Association records and prepare annual reports. Prepare self-study reports for necessary accreditation.
Perform functions of a Veterinary Nursing instructor. Monitor lab competencies and confirm skill levels on checklists.
Plan and conduct department staff and semiannual Advisory Board meetings.
Order supplies and maintain equipment as needed.
The list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by a regional or national accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Graduation from an AVMA accredited Veterinary program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Three (3) years of occupational (i.e., practical) experience within the veterinary field and/or three (3) years of teaching experience in the veterinary field.
Licensed doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) or a credentialed veterinary technician.
Current license, certification or other designation as required by local, state or federal laws to work in the veterinary field.
Pima Medical Institute is a progressive, private school offering Associate’s degrees, Online Bachelor’s degrees and Certificate Programs in a variety of allied health professions. Our explosive growth throughout the western United States is a result of 40 years of dedication, expertise and long-term focus on healthcare education and placement. Join one of the nation’s premier vocational schools today and share your knowledge with tomorrow’s healthcare professionals.