Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Full-Time Nursing Instructor


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Position Title: Nursing Instructor - Full Time

Department: Health/Sciences

Reports To: Director of Nursing Programs

FLSA Status: Exempt

Prepared Date: March 13, 2013


Summary

Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing Programs, Nursing Faculty are required to provide quality instruction in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical settings and to assume responsibilities designed to enhance the Nursing Program and Johnston Community College as assigned by the Director of Nursing Programs and/or the Dean of Health Wellness & Human Services.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.



  • Providing instruction in classroom, laboratory and clinical settings.

  • Participating in the development, implementation and evaluation of curriculum and learning resources.

  • Participating in the development of course outlines and overviews.

  • Participating in student advising.

  • Evaluating student learning.

  • Maintaining accurate student records pertaining to attendance, health and achievement of program outcomes.

  • Participating in the evaluation and selection of instructional supplies and equipment, textbooks and supplemental materials for students and the Learning Resource Center.

  • Participating in recruitment and selection of students.

  • Participating in program evaluation and development and implementation of departmental policies and the annual departmental plan.

  • Attending Faculty and Nursing Advisory Committee Meetings.

  • Providing quality care for patients involved in selected learning experiences within the guidelines of the North Carolina Nursing Practice Act.

  • Contributing to effective relationships between the College and affiliating health service agencies.

  • Complying with all requirements of the health service agencies.

  • Participating in Department and College graduation ceremonies.

  • Participating in affairs of the College including recruitment of students, maintenance of learning environment, student activities, committee appointments, and other duties assigned by the College Administration.

  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing Programs and/or Dean of Health Wellness & Human Services.


Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education Minimum: Master of Science Degree in Nursing with a focus in Nursing Education or meet the education requirements for Nurse Educators as outlined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.


Education Preferred: Master of Science Degree in Nursing and meet the requirements for Nurse Educators as outlined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.


Experience Minimum: Two calendar years or the equivalent of full time clinical practice experience as a registered nurse.


Experience Preferred: Clinical practice experience as a registered nurse, and teaching experience in nursing at the community college or university level.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations



  • Current unrestricted license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina

  • Health Care Provider CPR - Adult, Infant, Child


Additional Qualifications: (Desired)

  • Professional Liability Insurance

  • Membership in Professional Organizations


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The faculty member who has primary responsibility for coordinating the planning, implementation and evaluation of each major nursing course MUST hold a Master of Science Degree in Nursing and have had a minimum of one academic year of full time teaching experience in a nursing program.


Continuation of employment is contingent upon verification of current North Carolina Registered Nurse License on file with the Director of Nursing Programs.


BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS CLASSIFICATION (1)

Revised 2012, 2013





by Shane Turner via NursingFacultyJobs.com