Adjunct Faculty/Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Job description

Category:: Adjunct Positions - Teaching Faculty
Department:: WDCE Division/Ossining & Mount Vernon Extension Centers
Locations:: Valhalla, NY
Posted:: Mar 4, 2020
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Non-Credit Adjunct
Ref. No.:: AFCNA3420
Position ID:: 121541

About Westchester Community College:

Westchester Community College was founded in 1946 as the New York State Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in White Plains. In 1957, the County of Westchester bought the 360-acre John Hartford estate in Valhalla and designated 218 acres for the community college. Westchester Community College is more than just the county's largest educational institution. It is a living, breathing part of Westchester that goes beyond the influence of a typical college and affects the lives of all who enter its doors.

Job Description:

Westchester Community College seeks non-credit health adjuncts to teach a contextualized Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course. Adjuncts may teach all or part of the lecture and laboratory practice training, and will assist with delivery of the clinical training in the student supervised clinical work experience located in the long-term care setting.



  • New York State Registered Nurse with 2 years of experience caring for the elderly and/ or chronically ill; AND
  • Demonstrated competency to teach adult learners as documented by at least one of the following:

Certification to teach Nurse Aide or Practical Nursing; OR

Completion of the NYS approved "Train the Trainer" program; OR

Two years of experience teaching nurse aides in a residential health care facility; OR

Three years of experience teaching nursing or nursing related programs to adults in an academic setting approved by the NYS Commissioner of Education.

Experience working with diverse populations; demonstrated knowledge of internet navigation; and email & computer skills are also required.

Additional Information:

HOURLY RATE OF PAY: $80.95 per hour. No benefits.

Application Instructions:

Applicants must apply online by submitting a letter expressing interest in this position and a resume/CV. The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please login to: in order to check/edit your profile or to upload additional documents. The review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning.

The College will provide equal opportunity in all of its employment practices to all persons without unlawful discrimination on the basis of political affiliation, age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, arrest or conviction record, membership in any reserve component of the armed forces, or use or non-use of lawful products off College premises during nonworking hours, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law.




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Job No:
Posted: 3/5/2020
Application Due: 3/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time