Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor

Knoxville, TN
Nov 05, 2020
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor

Knoxville, TN
Open Date:
Nov 4, 2020

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor

The University of Tennessee, College of Nursing, is accepting applications for a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) position that supports the College of Nursing’s school-based nurse-managed health center serving children in Knox County Schools located at Vine School Health Center. This position will provide pediatric primary care to Knox County children at the clinic 5 days/week for 9 months of the year as a member of the interprofessional health care team.

  • Licensure as a registered nurse and APRN in Tennessee
  • Masters in Nursing (MSN) with national certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctorate (PhD or DNP) preferred.
  • Professional experience as a RN and APRN preferred. 
  • Evidence of teaching experience or precepting APRN students preferred.
  • Participate in community and professional activities as requested.
  • Participate in scholarly projects/research projects as requested. 

Job Skills:

  •  Effective interpersonal skills and cultural competence.
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of students and colleagues in an interprofessional practice.
  • Experience with electronic health records and technology preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Collaborate with clinical concentration coordinators and faculty, program directors, and the Associate and Assistant Deans in the clinical education of students.
  • Good communication skills both written and orally
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Supervise nursing students as assigned.

Application Instructions:

This position will contribute to the mission and strategic priorities of the College of Nursing as found on the College’s website and the Vine School Health Center’s website. For more information, visit our website: Interested applicants must submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Questions can be directed to: Nan Gaylord, PhD, RN, PNP-PC, FAANP, FAAN, Professor & Associate Dean for Practice and Global Affairs, The University of Tennessee College of Nursing ([email protected]). Screening of applicant credentials will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

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