Adjunct Faculty

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Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-09-18
Req: R0001705
Job Description:

Adjunct Faculty will instruct students in subject matters, utilizing various methods, such as lecture and hands-on demonstration and retain students.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing and organizing program of practical and technical instruction, including demonstration of skills required in profession, and lecture on theory, techniques, and terminology.
  • Executing training program using outlines, text, handouts, and tests.  Instructing students in subject matter, utilizing various methods, such as lecture and demonstration, and use audiovisual aids and other materials to supplement presentations.  Instructing students in subject areas, such as mathematics, science, use and maintenance of tools and equipment, codes or regulations related to profession, and safety precautions.
  • Conducting hands-on laboratory exercises by applying industry knowledge.  Observing students in laboratory and answering questions.
  • Preparing or following teaching outline for course of study, assign lessons, and correct homework and classroom papers. 
  • Planning and supervising work of students, individually or in small groups, in skills laboratory, classroom and clinical settings.  Testing and evaluating achievement of students in technical knowledge and profession skills.  Administering tests to evaluate student progress, record results, and issue reports to inform students of their progress.
  • Participating in meetings, seminars, and training sessions to obtain information useful to training facility and integrate information into training program.  Applying industry knowledge and experience in Nursing and Health Sciences
  • Utilizing CANVAS learning management system as the infrastructure for teaching and tracking student outcome

Position Requirements:

  • Show evidence of teaching abilities and maintaining current knowledge, clinical expertise, and safety in subject area of teaching responsibility.
  • Good organizational, interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills are also required.
  • Attention to detail and mental concentration are necessary for accurately performing tasks, working under highly stressful situations, and handling frequent interruptions.
  • Basic computer skills are required.

Position Qualifications:

  • Hold a current license or privilege to practice as a nurse in the State of Texas; has at least two years in the last four years of nursing practice experience in anticipated subject area of teaching responsibility
  • Varying degrees required depending on course teaching
  • Must have a minimum of five years’ industry experience within the past ten years.  Previous nursing school experience is a plus.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to perform sedentary work
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to operate office equipment including computer, printers, and phone
  • Ability to lift objects (up to 10 lbs.)

Dallas Nursing Institute offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: generous paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition reimbursement, professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

Dallas Nursing Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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Posted: 12/23/2018
Application Due: 11/4/2020
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