Nursing Clinical Instructor/Adjunct (All Campuses) (140040)

Location
Winter Haven, Polk County
Posted
May 05, 2014

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY: 



At Polk State College, our amazing faculty and staff create an inspiring workplace. This part-time instructional position is an excellent opportunity to help shape tomorrow’s leaders. We offer a collaborative, creative, and culturally diverse work environment. If you want to be supported in your efforts to grow professionally and to be recognized for your contributions, then work for Polk State.

SOAR, EAGLES!

ABOUT THE POSITION: 



Reporting to the Director of Nursing, the Clinical Instructor is an important part of our nursing program. The primary role of this position is to provide assignments for nursing students and supervise student performance at the clinical facility.

This is a part time temporary position with an hourly rate of $33.34/hr.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES:

  • Issue nursing student clinical assignments.
  • Supervise student performance at the clinical facility.
  • Evaluate the clinical performance and related written assignments to determine if students meet the expected outcomes.
  • The instructor is expected to communicate regularly with the course team regarding course expectations and student performance.

Required Skills

- Extensive knowledge of the subject area(s) in which the individual is responsible for instruction.

- Knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of effective communication and of effective instruction.

Required Education:

A baccalaureate degree in nursing and an active, unrestricted FL RN license are required.

Preferred Education:

A master’s degree in nursing is preferred.

Experience Required

At least 2 years of nursing experience is required.

Important Information:

  • Application Requirements:
    • A completed online application consists of:
      • an electronic job application,
      • cover letter,
      • current vita/resume,
      • copy of unrestricted FL RN license, and
      • unofficial transcripts & a copy of a CPR card
    • Submissions that do not include all required information will not be considered.

  • Background Screening: Reference checks and successful completion of a Level II background check (fingerprinting) will be required prior to employment.

  • UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS: When uploading unofficial transcripts, please redact any of the following items which appear on the transcript: Social security number, birth date, age, gender, and date of high school graduation.
    • Foreign transcripts must include an official transcript evaluation which interprets equivalency to U.S. graduate credits.
    • Submission of official transcripts will be required as a condition of employment following receipt of job offer.

  • Veterans’ Preference: Eligible applicants may use the Documentation Form to apply for Veterans’ Preference for positions in qualifying categories. The DD-214 and all required documentation must be submitted with the completed application for consideration.

  • Relocation: Polk State College does NOT provide relocation assistance for this position.

  • This position will close at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, December 7, 2014.

Polk State College is an equal access/equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity in education and employment. Polk State College is a drug-free workplace and participates in E-Verify.