Job Overview

Nursing Instructor

Community College of Allegheny County

General Summary
The primary responsibilities of the faculty are to teach and to develop the curriculum. To meet these responsibilities, faculty must remain knowledgeable about advances in their disciplines, in learning theory, and in pedagogy. Faculty portfolios will include contributions and program development and show evidence of ongoing professional development.

Job Duties
1. The primary responsibilities of faculty are to teach and to develop the curriculum. Prepare and provide students with course outlines that support learning objectives set forth in the course syllabus. Develop and measure learning outcomes. Assess student performance and maintain grade records.
2. Create an effective learning environment through the use of a variety of instructional methods.
3. Collaborate in the development and continued assessment of learning outcomes for use in program reviews and curriculum revision.
4. Work with other program and/or discipline faculty to complete scheduled program reviews and to use the findings to revise the curriculum.
5. Participate in appropriate professional development activities to assure currency in both discipline, knowledge and instructional methods.
6. Participate in department/discipline, division, campus, and college meetings and committees.
7. Participate in college projects, surveys, studies, and reports that relate to the discipline or program.
8. Collaborate in the development of program and/or discipline promotional materials.
9. Maintain five office hours each week.
10. Support the college’s goals.
11. Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Job Specifications
RN (current PA license); master’s degree in nursing; clinical experience.

Applicants are expected to utilize best practices and innovation, maintain high standards of competence in the discipline and teaching methodologies, the ability to retain students and work with a diverse student population and have strong communication skills. Degrees must be from an accredited institution.

Work location and additional information
Applicants must electronically attach scanable unofficial transcripts when applying to this posting.

Review of applications will begin on June 16, 2014. Posting will remain open until the position is filled.

This is a regular full-time tenure-track instructor-level 10 month position with benefits.

Anticipated start date of this position is August 2014.

Applicants with out-of-state RN licenses: A current Pennsylvania RN license (or temporary practice permit from PA State Board of Nursing) must be presented at time of offer. To submit for application and temporary permit, please visit http://www.dos.state.pa.us/nurse, select “Licensure Information” from the left menu and select the link “Board Forms/Applications.” Under “Endorsements,” select “Licensure by Endorsement with Temporary Practice Permit.” Please note that the estimated time to receive a temporary practice permit is 3-4 weeks and is valid for up to one year. If you have any questions about RN licensure, you can contact the PA State Board of Nursing at (717) 783-7142 and ask for the endorsement area.

Salary Grade:
Per Contract

Job Category
Faculty/Counselor/Librarian/Ed Tech

Job Type
Full-time

Campus
South Campus

Department
Nursing

All applicants must apply online at: http://www.ccacjobs.com. The College’s online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.

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