Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary:

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.

About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $122,690.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Advanced degree (includes Master's, Professional, and Doctoral degrees)
Typical Experience Over 4 years, up to and including 6 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 3,194
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Attention to Detail
Information Gathering
Written Communication
Work Ethic
Intellectual Risk-taking
Resource Allocation
Technology and Tool Usage
Conflict Management

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Teach principles of medicine
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Develop educational presentations
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Prepare tests
Develop instructional materials
Organize educational material or ideas
Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Establish educational, instructional, or training policies, procedures, or standards
Develop educational and instructional programs
Coordinate educational content
Update educational curriculum
Evaluate student performance
Monitor student progress
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Teach work-related or interest-based courses
Guide class discussions
Teach secondary or post-secondary courses
Teach food or nutrition principles
Teach medical self care
Teach medical laboratory procedures
Teach laboratory safety
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Teach correct eating habits
Teach health or hygiene practices

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Related Licensing Requirements

Dental Instructor (18-0000000117)

Sec. 1. (a) Applicants for licensure as an instructor under IC 25-14-1-27.5 shall apply in the manner required by the board and shall submit the fee required by 828 IAC 0.5-2-3. (b) The applicant for an instructor's license shall provide the following: (1) Where the name on any document differs from the applicant's name, a notarized or certified copy of a marriage certificate or legal proof of name change. (2) Proof that the applicant has been approved under the credentialing process of an Indiana school of dentistry or an affiliated medical center of an Indiana school of dentistry as required under IC 25-14-1-27.5. The proof shall include a notarized statement of approval submitted by an Indiana school of dentistry or an affiliated medical center of an Indiana school of dentistry and copies of all documentation reviewed by the school or affiliated medical center in determining its approval of the applicant. (3) Documentation or a demonstration of clinical and academic competency, which shall include the following: (A) If the applicant is a graduate of a school of dentistry outside the United States, its possessions, or Canada, the applicant must submit an original transcript of the applicant's dental education, including the degree conferred and the date the degree was conferred. If the original transcript is in a language other than English, the applicant must include a certified translation of the transcript. If an original transcript is not available, the applicant must submit the following: (i) A notarized or certified copy of the original dental school transcript, which must include the degree conferred and the date the degree was conferred. (ii) An affidavit fully and clearly stating the reasons that an original transcript is not available.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Indiana State Board of Dentistry (3172342054)

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