Instructor, Wilderness Medicine & Rescue
We are searching for talented individuals from a variety of backgrounds who share our passion for instructing and providing the best courses in wilderness medicine and rescue available anywhere.
Remote Medical International’s Training Group is looking for seasoned remote medical care providers with a history of outstanding teaching experience to join our instructor team. Both Full and Part-time positions are available.
As an RMI Instructor, you will teach courses from introductory Wilderness First Aid to intensive courses for medical professionals across the US and internationally, based upon the latest research, sound medical practice, and proven delivery methods. Our clients and students are diverse and range from researchers working in Antarctica, to military special forces, to professional mountain guides on any given course. Therefore, you must possess that unique ability to connect with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experience, be humble, and always flexible.
Instructors are the face of our brand and image, and we are searching for talented individuals from a variety of backgrounds who share our passion for instructing and providing the best courses in wilderness medicine and rescue available anywhere. While experience in wilderness medicine is a must, we are equally interested in intelligence, a strong work ethic, drive to learn, pursuit of excellence and teaching talent. Come see why Remote Medical International was voted in the top ten best places to work in Seattle and apply today!
- Current certification as Wilderness EMT, Paramedic, Nurse, PA, NP, MD
- Documented experience providing patient care in remote or wilderness environments
- Documented experience in adult education (experience teaching pre-hospital medicine preferred)
- Ability to travel for up to 4 weeks at a time
- Available for a minimum of 50 teaching days (part-time) or 110 teaching days (full-time) annually
- Able to attend Instructor Selection Course - course dates to be determined
You will receive a highly competitive compensation package, an open system for pay increases, and a variety of additional benefits. Full-time employees receive a regular salary, performance bonuses, ability to participate in RMI’s 401(k) program, and a comprehensive health benefit package.
How to Apply
The Training Group accepts applications on an ongoing basis. If you want to work with the dedicated team of professional instructors at RMI, submit a two-page letter stating why you are the best candidate for the job, a resume, and 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants chosen to continue beyond the initial interviews are invited to, and must be available for, the Instructor Selection Course, help about once per year in Washington. Following the selection course, offers of employment will be made. The selection course is free and includes all food and lodging. All attendants will earn CME for participation in the course.
Please contact our office if you have any questions about this position, the application process, or employment with Remote Medical International.