Professor of Nursing
Placement Range: $38,500 - $45,740
General Description: A faculty member at Oklahoma City Community College has the primary responsibility of instruction. Secondary responsibilities include participating in various college activities, including committees, and providing student advisement. The Professor of Nursing is responsible for planning, developing, implementing and evaluating curriculum at the course level for students enrolled in nursing courses as well as the development of appropriate objectives, test blueprints, and test items. This position is a Safety Sensitive position and subject to mandatory: - Criminal history background check; and - Pre-employment and random drug screening.
Minimum Education/Experience: Master of Science in Nursing (Applicants are required to attach transcript conferring the required degree.) Current practice with a minimum of two (2) years full-time equivalent practice as a Registered Nurse in a clinical setting preceding the first date of first employment as a teacher. Hold a valid, unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Oklahoma. (Applicants are required to attach copy of license under "other document" section.)
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Positive human relations and communications skills. Basic computer skills, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or similar software. Flexible teaching style to accommodate individual learning styles. Committed to helping students achieve their goals to be successful and attain a college education. Knowledge of or willingness to learn computer programs used in the department and on campus (such as MineOnline and Moodle). Organization and attention to detail. Support and willingness to teach in a competency-based instructional system. Available to teach day and evening classes. Ability to work independently and coordinate work with colleagues and peers. Ability to work well as a team member in an instructional unit. Ability to communicate and articulate concepts in an organized manner both verbally and in writing. Ability to read and understand content in order to assist students when they are having difficulty interpreting concepts. Ability to interact in an effective and encouraging manner with students individually and in groups. Ability to be available for office hours and provide means of communication with supervisor(s) and/or the department or division office. Must be punctual. Must be reliable. Annual TB testing or monitoring as needed.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required documents: cover letter, resume, transcript conferring a Master of Science degree in Nursing, and a copy of a valid, unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Oklahoma in the "other document" section. Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position. For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.