Education Corporation of America Instructor - Part Time - Pharmacy Tech in Palm Springs, California


Would you like to work for one of the most progressive companies in the career education industry? Are you excited about giving committed students the skills they need to be successful? Then consider joining us at Brightwood College.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic instructor who inspires and mentors our students as they pursue a career path as a pharmacy technician. If you have a vibrant personality, a professional approach, and strong clinical knowledge and experience, then we want to strike up a conversation with you. Step into a bright future and apply with us TODAY!


A good instructor loves to make a difference in the lives of students. It's hard work. You must be an innovator, researcher, encourager, motivator, and sometimes counselor. You must have compassion, patience, diligence, and a thick skin all for the inner satisfaction of having helped shape someone’s future. In other words, you have to love teaching to be an instructor.

As a Pharmacy Technician Instructor, you will collaborate with the Program Director and the Clinical Coordinator. You should possess good interpersonal skills in relating to students, and other faculty members, Career Services and Enrollment Specialists.


  • Orient new students to the department, including the student handbook for Surgical Technologists, the availability and location of educational resources, and all safety precautions and emergency protocols.

  • Make arrangements for each student to have extra tutoring when needed.

  • Assign appropriate homework requirements to each student.

  • Monitor each student's progress throughout the course.

  • Exhibit professional behavior and serves as a role model for students.

  • Promote patient and student safety.

  • Create a positive and supportive learning environment.

  • Make systematic observations and objective judgments about student performance.

  • Give each student timely feedback about his/her performance, providing suggestions for improvement.

  • Meet weekly with the Program Director to maintain productive two way communication between the program and students outcomes.

  • Participate in continuing education seminars and professional development opportunities in order to maintain current state-of-the-art knowledge and skills.


  • Pharmacist or Diploma in Pharmacy Tech (CPhT) with willingness to pursue AS; OR, CPhT and an associate’s degree or above.

Must have current CA Pharmacy Technician License

  • Must have three years of work experience in a pharmacy

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPT) through the National Health Career Association (NHA) OR Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTCE) sponsored by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

Brightwood College is an institution of higher education dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate curriculum with professional skill development, empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals.

We keep education relevant by employing staff and instructors with real-world experience in the field, who bring their career backgrounds to the classroom. Our programs are continually assessed by faculty, staff and members of the business and education communities to help ensure students studies align with their career goals. Programs offered by Brightwood College focus on local employment needs, in areas such as allied health, nursing and technical and professional programs.


Requisition Number: 228340IPTN07252016PAL

Title: Instructor - Part Time - Pharmacy Tech

City: Palm Springs

State: CA

Post Date: 12/12/2016

Location: Brightwood College - Palm Springs