Upward Mobility Nursing Instructor
The Instructor reports directly to the Upward Mobility Nursing Program Coordinator. The primary duties of this position are classroom instruction, lab instruction, and clinical supervision. Serves on assigned faculty committees. Continues professional development. Performs other related duties as required.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a MSN or BSN with master’s degree in related field and a minimum of six semester hours of graduate level content in nursing. Must be a Registered Nurse and have a license to practice in the State of Texas. Three (3) years of experience since graduation from an approved nursing program. Must be currently employed in nursing or nursing education for the previous three years.
Ability to understand the teaching and evaluation methodologies used in the total instructional process.
Knowledge of curriculum development.
Ability to work with little or no supervision.
High degree of communication skills, written and spoken.
Ability to evaluate programs and procedures.
Ability to deal with parents, students, faculty and staff in professional manner.
Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of students from diverse backgrounds.
Ability to plan, schedule, and manage projects and assignments.
Ability to establish effective working relationships with others.
Ability to promote the campus image.
Ability to follow established college policies and procedures.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, speak, listen, and see. The employee is occasionally required to sit, lift, push, pull and carry objects.
Occasional travel required. Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License.
Working Conditions: Normal classroom and lab setting. Clinical experiences are typically performed in hospital or nursing homes. Some hazardous conditions exist.