Full-Time V.N. Instructor

Job description

Posting Number: :

0001038

Job Title: :

Full-Time V.N. Instructor

PS Position#: :

00000915

Position Status: :

Full-Time

Salary: :

Salary is based on the Lee College Faculty Salary Scale - 12 Month. Initial salary is commensurate with education and related work experience.

Classification: :

Faculty

Department::

Nursing

Job Summary/Basic Function: :

Please note – This is a contract position.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the program of learning.
  • Participate in development of semester schedule.
  • Assist the Team Leader in the development of the course calendar.
  • Participate in the development of policies and standards, which affect students and faculty.
  • Plan and provide learning experiences for students based on program objectives/outcomes.
  • Create a wholesome, meaningful environment for learning in the classroom and laboratory.
  • Utilize innovative teaching strategies to meet the learning needs of a diverse student population: which may include, but are not limited to, interactive video technology, online format, and other uses of technology in the classroom and lab setting.
  • Provide students with direction for utilizing all available educational resources (e.g., library, computer/skills lab, personnel, clinical).
  • Make recommendations and participate in decision making when determining clinical agencies for student placement.
  • Attend and participate in Team Meeting of course(s) one is teaching, as well as Team Meetings of related courses as necessary.
  • Attend ADN/VN faculty meetings.
  • Assist with developing tests questions, blueprints, and analysis of items in compliance with the Test policy.
  • Participate in the selection of textbooks, instructional aids, and other educational equipment/resources.
  • Participate in the selection and orientation of the freshman class.
  • Collaborate with Team Leader of course to determine best methods of meeting course objectives.
  • Contact clinical facility assigned and plan rotation schedule for one’s clinical group.
  • Provide direct supervision of students practicing in the clinical area, including patient selection, observation of students delivering patient care, evaluating the performance of students’ nursing skills, and conducting/scheduling post conferences.
  • Ensure students are competent in nursing skills and procedures before implementing them in hands-on patient care.
  • Grade written work required of students and relay grades to Team Leader in a timely fashion.
  • Keep accurate record of students’ attendance, progress, and performance.
  • Evaluate students’ performance in the clinical area on the C.E.T. forms and at midterm and end of semester on summative C.E.T.
  • Participate in academic advisement and counseling of students within area of responsibility.
  • Serve on one (1) College committee and one (1) division committee, and/or as a faculty sponsor for a student organization.
  • Serve as a mentor to a new faculty as needed.
  • Begin classes and labs on time and promptly notify the appropriate instructional administrator in the event of an unscheduled absence.
  • Encourage students to engage in self-evaluation in regard to behavior and academic/clinical performance.
  • Report student problems to the appropriate instructional administrator as deemed necessary.
  • Faculty members may be required to teach evening, summer, online, hybrid, dual enrollment, and weekend classes.

Additional duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Attend and participate in all faculty, committee, and program/College meetings.
  • Assist with student registration as assigned.
  • Engage in evaluation programs in an effort to assess teaching skills/strategies and to improve effectiveness.
  • Maintain professional competence and participate in professional development activities.
  • Maintain a professional working relationship with students, fellow faculty members, administration, staff, and clinical personnel.
  • Perform other functions consistent with an instructor’s professional responsibilities when requested by the appropriate administrator.
  • Assist in the recruitment of students when appropriate.
  • Serve as a good public relations agent, both in the classroom and the community.
  • Create and evaluate yearly self-goals.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Excellent college benefits accrue with this full-time position. This is a security sensitive position.

Lee College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, age, religion, national origin, or veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications: :

  • Associate’s (or higher) degree in Nursing
  • Two (2) years of experience in patient care
  • Must hold a current license or privilege to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends as required

Preferred Qualifications: :

  • Bachelor’s (or higher) degree in Nursing
  • Previous clinical and/or teaching experience

Campus/Location: :

Main Campus - Baytown, TX

Posting Date::

03/31/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants::

This position requires applicants to attach the following documents: resume, cover letter, teaching philosophy, and copies of transcripts for all completed college work. (Official transcripts required upon employment.)

In addition, applicants must include a minimum of three (3) professional references on the online application.

Please do not mail, email, fax, or deliver any documents outside of the electronic application process.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 4/2/2021
Application Due: 7/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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