Adjunct Nursing - Critical Care Clinical Adjunct Faculty

Location
Pittsburgh
Posted
Jul 10, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College


Adjunct Nursing - Critical Care Clinical Adjunct Faculty

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. For clinicals, adjunct faculty provide instruction of students in the Nursing Program.

Work location and additional information:
Clinical Instruction pay rate: $35.95/hr

Please note: If you are a PSERS retiree, per PSERS guidelines, employment by the College as an adjunct faculty member will result in the suspension of your retirement benefits by PSERS.

Campus: College Wide

Days and Hours (for hourly position):
Varies; Currently seeking daylight, evening and weekend lab and clinical assignments.

Job Specifications:
Clinical/Lab Adjunct Faculty:

RN (current PA license); Masters in Nursing preferred or bachelor's in nursing with documentation of active pursuit of a master's degree in nursing; minimum three years of clinical experience within the past five years, minimum of 1 year of critical care clinical experience in the past 3 years.

Applicants for teaching assignments are expected to have strong communication skills. Applicants are expected to have post-secondary teaching experiences; work experiences in the discipline to be taught; and knowledge of industry-related software and systems, including industry certifications, where appropriate. Degrees must be from an accredited institution.

Job Duties:
Clinical or Laboratory Instruction:

1. Correlates student's clinical experience with theory, setting reasonable and attainable objectives.
2. Advises students concerning their educational needs, performance levels, consistency in practice and adherence to school policy and/or procedure.
3. Participates and documents the evaluation and counseling of students.
4. Participates in faculty meetings and level coordination meetings as scheduled.
5. Maintains expertise in clinical and functional areas of responsibility by participating in continuing education and/or current employment - denoting active competency and expertise in clinical area.
6. Works as a liaison in coordinating activities between faculty and personnel of cooperating clinical agencies.
7. Keeps professional data records updated.

Job Category: Adjunct Faculty

Job Type: Adjunct

Department: Nursing

Job Open Date:

Job Close Date:

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.

EOE


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