Nursing Faculty, Visiting Lecturer

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Position TitleNursing Faculty, Visiting LecturerRequisition NumberFAC00287General Description

Community College of Philadelphia is an open-admission, associate-degree-granting institution which provides access to higher education for all who may benefit. Its programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences, career technologies, and basic academic skills provide a coherent foundation for college transfer, employment and lifelong learning. The College serves Philadelphia by preparing its students to be informed and concerned citizens, active participants in the cultural life of the city, and enabled to meet the changing needs of business, industry and the professions.

The Nursing Department at Community College of Philadelphia invites applications for a visiting lecturer nurse educator position in our ACEN accredited associate degree nursing program for the Fall 2019 semester. The nursing program is also a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.

Specific Responsibilities

• Teach classroom, skills laboratory, seminar and clinical experiences to a diverse student population in an integrated curriculum.

• Must be able to navigate electronic learning platforms.

• Basic proficiency with Microsoft Word and Outlook required.

• Demonstrate a sense of connection and responsibility for helping the College to achieve success through a commitment to its mission, vision, and values.

• Prepare and deliver instruction to students in assigned modalities (including classroom, hybrid, online, etc.). Prepare and submit required documentation including course syllabi, student attendance, final course grades, and other information as requested or required by the college. Maintain and disseminate current information pertaining to services available to students throughout the college.

• Establish an inclusive environment in the classroom. Demonstrate an understanding of, and sensitivity to, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of the College’s faculty, staff and students.

• Participation in continual assessment and course updates to ensure excellence in meeting program and student learning outcomes.

• Strive for excellence in teaching, applying best practices in field of discipline, and modeling behaviors that encourage student success and retention. Provide feedback to students in matters related to academic success in a timely manner.

• Remain current in the use of technology, developments within the field of discipline, and developments related to teaching and student success.

Minimum Qualifications

• Applicants must have a masters’ degree in nursing,

• Current, unencumbered, RN licensure in Pennsylvania.

• Current (within the last 2 years) adult medical-surgical nursing experience is required.

• Teaching experience at the college level.

• Include any related work experience in the field, professional licensure and certifications, or other demonstrated competencies required for effective teaching and student learning outcomes).

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience in maternal child and pediatrics.

• Previous teaching experience.

Work LocationMain CampusBenefitsSpecial Instructions to Applicants

• Interested persons should complete an online application.

• Cover letter of interest and CV/resume REQUIRED.

• Name and contact information for three (3) references REQUIRED.

Employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of background checks in accordance with the Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Law.

• Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S.

• Employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of background checks in accordance with the Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Law.

Community College of Philadelphia is an affirmative action, equal opportunity and equal access employer. The College encourages applications from individuals from traditionally under-represented groups. AA/EOE.

Salary Grade or RankVisiting LecturerSalary RangeJob Posting Open DateJob Posting Close DatePosition TypeFacultyJob CategoryEmployment Status Full-TimeSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree in nursing, current, unencumbered, RN licensure in Pennsylvania?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have current (within the last 2 years) adult medical-surgical nursing experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have teaching experience at the college level?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience in maternal child and pediatrics?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you first learn about this employment opportunity?
    • Community College of Philadelphia Website
    • LinkedIn
    • The Chronicle
    • Job Fair
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • CCP - Faculty Recruiting Event
    • Other
  6. * If your answer to the above question is Other, please note the source below. If this question does not apply to you, enter N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Writing Sample
  4. Unofficial Transcripts
  5. Letters of Recommendation
  6. Other Document ( See Special Instructions to Applicant)




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Posted: 3/1/2019
Application Due: 4/30/2019
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