Adjunct Nursing Faculty

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Role Title:

Adjunct Nursing Faculty



Working Title:

Adjunct Nursing Faculty


Northern VA Community College


NV280-Provost Medical Educ Ctr

Work Location:

Fairfax County - 059

Hiring Range:


Emergency/Essential Personnel:


EEO Category:


Full Time or Part Time:

Part Time

Work Schedule:

Varies based on class schedules.

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Job Description:

Adjuncts are employed to teach up to 12 credit hours in the fall and/or spring semester. Work load is based on enrollment and needs. Instruction may be during the day, evenings, or weekends.

The Nursing division at the Medical Education Campus of NOVA is seeking qualified adjuncts to serve as Clinical Instructors. Clinical Instructors will be primarily responsible for supervising students in clinical sites located throughout the Northern Virginia area..NOVA faculty may be assigned to any campus based upon enrollment and staffing needs. This recruitment is being filled, contingent upon availability of funds

Duties and Tasks:
Provides clinical instruction and demonstration of nursing skills and procedures to students.
- Observes, evaluates and provides feedback to students’ return demonstration, and skills and procedures.
- Assigns patients to student care based on the clinical objectives of that particular session.
- Evaluates and assesses student competencies.
- Plans, reviews and corrects students’ clinical assignments.
- Plans and conducts student conferences.
- Attends scheduled orientation sessions.

Special Assignments:

May be required to perform other duties as assigned. May be required to assist the agency or state government generally in the event of an emergency declaration by the Governor.

KSA's/Required Qualifications:

Excellent written and oral communication skills; Excellent organizational skills; Flexibility and ability to prioritize and work independently; Critical thinking and clinical judgement skills.

Bachelor’s Degree with a major in Nursing from an accredited institution. Current license to practice as a registered nurse in Virginia. Evidence of nursing practice within the past five years (in a practice area which is similar to that in which the students will be learning).

Preferred Qualifications:

Master of Science with major in Nursing. College level teaching experience

Operation of a State Vehicle:


Supervises Employees:


Required Travel:

No required travel is needed for this position.

Posting Number:


Recruitment Type:


Number of Vacancies:

Varies based on class needs

Job Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


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Background Check Statement Disclaimer:

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment). Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s Statement of Economic Interest. For more information, please follow this link:

EEO Statement:

The Virginia Community College System, an EEO employer, welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and recognizes the benefits of a diverse workforce. Therefore, the VCCS is committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. We prohibit discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, mental or physical disabilities, political affiliation, veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors.

ADA Statement:

The VCCS is an EOE and Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), VCCS will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes.

E-Verify Statement:

VCCS uses E-Verify to check employee eligibility to work in the United States. You will be required to complete an I-9 form and provide documentation of your identity for employment purposes.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/18/2021
Application Due: 6/16/2021
Work Type: Part Time