Nursing Faculty – Full-time

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Job Title:

Nursing Faculty – Full-time


School of Healthcare and Nursing

Commitment to Mission:

This job carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC) in carrying out the duties of the position. A commitment to positive interpersonal behaviors, professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect and accountability to PTC students and employees is essential.

About PTC:

Pittsburgh Technical College is a private, non-profit and regionally accredited institution committed to higher education excellence and focused on academic and professional success. Located in Western Pennsylvania since 1946, PTC awards associate and bachelor’s degrees and certificates in these areas: Business, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Design and Engineering Technology, Healthcare, Nursing, Information Systems and Technology, Trades Technology, and Energy and Electronics Technology. The PTC college experience is empowering and culminates in internships and clinical rotations for on-campus, degree-seeking students.

Purpose of Job:

The position requires strong and compassionate leadership focused on excellence in outcomes and building internal and external relationships. The Associate Vice President of Student Financial Services will direct responsibility for the day to day operations of all student financial services. Support the overall management of college work-study, financial literacy and identify resources for students in managing costs for college.

Education Requirements:

Minimum of Master’s Degree in Nursing required (MSN) from an accredited institution.
State Teaching Certification not required.
Current Pennsylvania Nursing License required.

Experience Requirements:

Minimum of four years full-time work experience in Nursing or Nurse Education.


50% Teaching Effectiveness
•Teach up to 5 class-sections with 1 – 3 preparations per week.
•Perform effectively in the learning environment by being prepared, maintaining discipline, and engaging students in the learning process.
•Address student academic issues such as student attendance, student persistence, and/or tutoring needs.
40% Curriculum & Assessment
•Deliver program curriculum by creating and following weekly lesson plans.
•Refresh courses by using new teaching strategies and/or revamping course materials.Work in conjunction with student advisors, team leaders, and Director of Nursing chairs to resolve students’ nonacademic issues.
•Grade student assessments within a week, as well as record attendance, grades, and information regarding student progress in the Student Information System (SIS).
•Use Blackboard to provide course/supplemental materials and communicate with students using course announcements, discussion boards, and/or collaborate sessions.
•Serve as a role model for the students by demonstrating an excellent work ethic; portraying professionalism, including dress; and providing motivation for industry success.
•Stay current on industry, market, and competitive trends.
•Participate in some form of approved professional development each year as discussed and agreed upon with your Director of Nursing at a minimum of 8 hours per year.

•Work in conjunction with the Curriculum and Assessment Coordinator and Director of Nursing on course revision, curriculum mapping, and outcomes assessment.
•Maintain current curriculum on departmental network drives in an organized manner.
•Document efforts to improve student learning based on assessment results on SLO Report and other institutional assessment reports.
5% Extracurricular Activities
•Attend all graduation activities. Graduation dates are posted on the master calendar.
•Support PTC student and employee events as appropriate, which may be held on Saturdays or evenings.

5% Team/Institution/Outreach to Community
•Participate in all faculty meetings, team meetings, and other departmental/institutional functions.
•Serve as a liaison to all other PTC offices; i.e., Admissions, Career Services, Financial Aid, Student Services. These offices will periodically communicate with students through instructors or through the Student Advisors.
•Work effectively as a team member to support PTC’s mission.
•Participate as requested in the orientation/open house sessions, held on Saturdays and evenings.
•Participate as requested in community events and networking opportunities.

Other Job Information:

•Must pass criminal back ground check prior to starting position.
•Actual related teaching experience is doubled in value when
awarding credit for years of work experience.

Work Schedule:

The faculty office schedule covers the ten hour period between
7:00 am – 5:00 pm for day classes. Full-time Faculty are scheduled to
work a nine hour schedule within this time period. The majority of these hours require the faculty member to be on campus to full fill their duties of instructing classes, office hours for students, tutoring hours, and time required for department/staff and committee meetings. Faculty are permitted to go off-site to complete grading, write curriculum, etc. as their schedule permits. Faculty working off-site must notify their Director of Nursing that they will be working off-site.

Evening and Saturday clinical site visits may be required.

Starting Pay Rate:

PTC offers a competitive salary and benefits package

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Full Time

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Job No:
Posted: 4/7/2021
Application Due: 7/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time