Adjunct Professor, Practical Nursing

Job description

Adjunct Professor, Practical Nursing

Job no: 493774
Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Location: Olathe Health Education Center (OHEC)
Categories: Student Services

Posting Job Title

Adj Faculty Pract Nurs/HOC


Academic Affairs

Position Type

Adjunct Faculty

Number of openings


Job Summary

JCCC is searching for a diverse pool of candidates for our open Adjunct Professor, Practical Nursing position. The successful candidates will:
• Demonstrate a thorough and accurate knowledge of the field or discipline
• Display an ability to interpret and evaluate theories in the field or discipline
• Connect subject matter with related fields
• Stay current in subject matter through professional development
• Plan and organize instruction in ways which maximize student learning
• Employ appropriate teaching and learning strategies
• Modify, where appropriate, instructional methods & strategies to meet diverse student needs
• Employ available instructional technology when appropriate
• Encourage the development of communication skills and higher order thinking skills through
appropriate assignments
• Communicate subject matter to students
• Contribute to the selection and development of instructional materials
• Establish and adhere to learning objectives
• Develop evaluation methods which fairly measure student progress toward objectives
• Evaluate and return student work to promote maximum learning
• Maintain accurate records of student progress
• Submit final grade rosters and grade books to division administrators each semester
according to established deadlines
• Fulfill all requirements of instructors set forth in the Master Agreement
• Meet scheduled classes in accordance with college policy
• Prepare, distribute and submit syllabi and approved course outlines for all assigned sections
in accordance with program and divisional policies
• Maintain confidentiality of student information
• Exercise stewardship of college facilities and materials

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in nursing
Current registered nursing license with multi-state licensure
Two years of closely related work experience
Minimum of two years' medical surgical and/or long-term care work experience in nursing
Proficiency in a variety of computer applications including Outlook, Word, Excel

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in nursing or nursing education
5+ years experience as an RN in medical surgical, long-term care, labor/delivery or pediatric

Required application documents

A resume is required for consideration. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

Hours per Week


Work Hours/Days

Varies depending on department need

Salary Grade Level




Olathe Health Education Center (OHEC)


Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.

In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other factors which cannot be lawfully considered, to the extent specified by applicable federal and state laws.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email [email protected]

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc.) refer to the links on our Career page.

Advertised: 23 Oct 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 06 Nov 2020 Central Standard Time




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Posted: 10/24/2020
Application Due: 11/6/2020
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