Clinical Instructor in Nursing

Job description

Working Title: Clinical Instructor in Nursing

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: School of Nursing

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 03-05-2018

Posting Summary:
The University of Virginia School of Nursing has an opening for a general track faculty member, Clinical Instructor, (Clinical Community Health Nurse). We seek applicants who will develop trusting relationships with residents, work to provide care & make positive contributions; serve as a community-builder & healthy lifestyle choices educator and work diligently to build & establish trust with community practice partners & the residents; work directly with students, faculty and other team members to deliver high quality clinical education to UVA School of Nursing students.

Qualifications required: (education): Master's degree

Qualification required: (experience and certification) current State of Virginia Registered Nursing License; experience and/or certification in Community Health and/or Public Health Nursing; experience successfully impacting the health and well-being of vulnerable populations; demonstrated knowledge of community outreach and partnerships; demonstrated excellent communication skills, including the ability to "meet people where they are."

Qualifications required: (knowledge, skills, and abilities)
application and knowledge of clinical nursing teaching and learning principles; non-judgmental approach to building compassionate relationships with low-income people;
commitment to service of diverse and priority populations across the lifespan in a responsive, community-based approach; demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment in both the academic and community settings; excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, communication, and patient advocacy skills;
understanding of basic health assessment and relationship-building approaches and best practices for health promotion; demonstrated ability in providing health services informed by the social determinants of health needs of the community in a way that fosters positive health care relationships; understanding of population health disparities and the unique health needs/challenges faced by vulnerable populations; supervisory skills and the ability to build collaborative partnerships with other on-site staff members and with community partners; ability to be flexible, prioritize and organized and be responsive to the health needs of the community.

Qualifications required: (computer applications)
ability to use computer with Apple and/or Microsoft Office products.

To apply, visit and search for job posting #0622800. Complete a candidate profile and attach a cover letter describing your interests, scholarship, education and practice, as well as your CV. Provide the names and contact information of three professional references. Positions will remain posted until filled.
This position is restricted to a three year commitment.

For more information regarding the position description and qualifications, visit, or contact us directly: Dr. Susan Kools, search committee chair: 434-243-3974; [email protected]

Sue Loving, SON Human Resources: 434-924-8792; [email protected]

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Men, women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 3/6/2018
Application Due: 5/5/2018
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