Assistant Professor of Nursing

Location
Advanced Technology Center, Fairmont
Posted
May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Community College
Duties and Responsibilities The duties and responsibilities of this position include:1. Oversee the operations of the LPN Program at Pierpont's Braxton County facility and Advanced Technology Center. This will require traveling between Fairmont, WV and Sutton, WV2. Serve as Coordinator of the LPN program. 3. Collaborate with the program Advisory Board and hold meetings as required by the LPN Licensing Board.4. Conduct preliminary planning for a CNA program.5. Coordinate, develop, instruct and assess appropriate courses in the LPN program. 6. Serve on school and college wide committees. 7. Attend school, faculty meetings and in-service programs. 8. Exhibit professional and scholarly growth. 9. Participate in recruitment and retention of students. 10. Evaluate adjunct faculty in the LPN Program.11. Maintain scheduled office and classroom hours. 12. Serve as an effective academic advisor. 13. Serve as liaison between Pierpont and its partners in the Health Careers center at Braxton County.14. Prepare updated curriculum as necessary.15. Conduct faculty searches.16. Complete program assessment.17. Assume other responsibilities as assigned by the Dean of the School of Health Careers.

Minimum Required Education BS degree required, preferably in nursing.

Required Licenses and/or Certifications Current WV licensure as a registered nurse.

Type and Amount of Experience Needed At least three years of recent clinical experience as a registered nurse, including two years of patient side nursing care experience in an acute, intermediate or long term care clinical facility and one year experience in either teaching, supervision or administration. Evidence of current continuing education.College teaching experience preferred.

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Notes To Applicants All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted. Please note that candidates invited to interview are required to bring copies of all academic transcripts to the interview event.