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The Fatima College of Health Sciences (FCHS) aims to meet the United Arab Emirates and neighboring Gulf countries’ growing need for skilled healthcare professionals. The College started with offering Bachelor of Science in Nursing program since 2006 and now has expanded in offering more programs at the Bachelors and Diploma levels in Health Sciences. Role Statement: Candidates will be required to deliver lectures and supervise students during their clinical practice and research activities according to the study plans in the Physiotherapy curriculum, Keep abreast of developments in the field, Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction, Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as Biomechanics, Orthopaedic physiotherapy, Neuro PT, Cardiopulmonary PT, Paediatrics & Geriatric PT. The position ranking for this post will be on Instructor level hence newly qualified PhD holders can apply for this position. Principal Tasks and Responsibilities: Conduct lectures, seminars, and clinics according to the study plans in physiotherapy curriculum. Supervise students' laboratory and clinical work. Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory and clinic work, assignments, and papers. Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences. Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction. (for Senior PT Positions) Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and hand-outs. Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. Supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work (mainly for Senior PT Positions). Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. Advise students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues. The conduct and supervision of tutorials, practical/clinical sessions, demonstrations, workshops, student field excursions, clinical sessions. The preparation and delivery of lectures and seminars. Significant contribution to the profession, community. Consultation with students. Attendance at departmental and faculty meetings. Performs other duties as assigned by the Head of Program. Education Requirements: PhD in Physiotherapy is required. Specialties in Biomechanics, Cardiopulmonary, Paediatrics, Neuro and Ortho PT are priorities. MOH evaluation or HAAD registration as is required OR Registration in Home Country Professional Registering Body is a must (for Applicants residing out of UAE) Academic IELTS band 7 for Non Native English Speakers is a MUST requirement Experience Required: Two (2) years' of post PhD teaching experience; and More than (5) years of total professional experience (Clinical and teaching). Experience in clinical simulation labs is an advantage, Demonstrated success working within a high performing educational institution.
Subject Specific Technical Skills: Critical Thinking — using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Learning Strategies — selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things. Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents. Writing — communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience. Monitoring — Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, make improvements or take corrective action. Coordination — adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.