Non-Teaching Adjunct 1 - Nursing Program

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Posted
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

GENERAL DUTIES

Completes non-teaching projects or complex work in support of a Campus or University administrative or academic department. This work is generally of a temporary nature and requires specialized experience or expertise.

CONTRACT TITLE

Non-Teaching Adjunct

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Kingsborough Community College (KCC), CUNY is looking for a Non-Teaching Adjunct to mentor/coach students in NUR1800 students as part of RFP Job Linkage Funds to enhance the student's test-taking and critical thinking skills and to improve overall student outcomes in order to increase the Nursing student's retention rate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Meets with a group of clinical students weekly for 10 weeks/semester to encourage, support and advise progress toward academic success for Nursing 1800 clinical students.
  • Review test-taking strategies with students.
  • Mentor/coaches will help students navigate Nursing 1800 to enhance critical thinking and test-taking skills.
  • Develops and applies intervention strategies to remove obstacles for students in Nursing 1800 from admission into the course through completion to ensure their progression and success.
  • Stays current on best practices and innovative approaches for student persistence and retention, with a focus on diverse learners.
  • Advocates for student needs.
  • Communicate with faculty who oversee the mentoring program on student progress.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

  • AAS Graduates of Kingsborough Community College's Nursing Program preferred
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Should demonstrate proficiency in understanding the Quality and Safety for Nurses (QSEN) Competencies, the NCLEX-RN Categories of Client Needs and the Nursing Process.

COMPENSATION

Salary: $42.32/hour

This position is anticipated to be funded through June 30, 2017.

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter. For full consideration, upload a position focused cover letter and resume as ONE MS WORD or ADOBE PDF DOCUMENT in the RESUME FIELD. Your cover letter should specifically describe your work experience as related to the essential general and campus specific duties of this position.

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PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST UPLOAD A COVER LETTER AND RESUME AS ONE DOCUMENT IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING FORMATS: doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format.

Emailed or hard copy documents will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE

Review of applications to begin immediately; (on-going to fill open positions).

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Kingsborough Community College

Job Title: Non-Teaching Adjunct 1 - Nursing Program

Job ID: 15471

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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