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Full Time Nursing Instructor
EDUCATION: Master’s degree in nursing, a bachelor’s of nursing may be accepted (a written plan of demonstrating ongoing progression in obtaining a graduate degree in nursing must be submitted to the Board), require current Colorado RN license in good standing. Current health care provider CPR card.
EXPERIENCE: Preferred previous teaching experience. 2+ years of full-time clinical experience. Knowledge and skill related to teaching adults, teaching methodology, curriculum development, evaluation or be willing to plan for acquisition of these skills no later than the first year of teaching.
PHYSICAL: Good visual acuity, accurate color vision, ability to read, speak and hear. Ability to lift/transfer patients in excess of 40 pounds, may require pushing, pulling and utilizing a full range of body movement. Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl. Ability to reach, grasp, use fine finger movement and feel fine sensation to discern temperature, texture, size and shape. Must provide a current TB skin test or chest x-ray, current immunizations and proof of Hepatitis B series, titer or a waiver.
SKILLS EXPECTATIONS: Management and leadership skills, organizational and research skills, strong interpersonal and communication skills. Strong clinical and professional skills.
BACKGROUND CHECK: Must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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VIII. BASIC FUNCTION/PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: Nursing instructors are directly responsible to the nursing program chair. The nurse instructor will develop, implement and evaluate the nursing program on an ongoing basis. They will be participative in selection of students, advising students, curriculum development, program revisions, program evaluations, textbook selection, teaching in the classroom and clinical setting, evaluation of student achievement and other matters as assigned in support of the mission of the school of nursing and in support of the mission of the university as defined by the university president and the board of governors.
IX. DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES/EXPECTATIONS OF THE POSITION:
1. Participate in interviewing and make recommendations for hiring of adjunct faculty.
*2. Arrange for coverage of classes during own absences and emergency leaves.
*3. Promote rapport within the department, campus and community.
*4. Post and keep a minimum of 5 office hours per week that are convenient to students who seek assistance with counseling, academic advising and coursework.
*5. Maintain punctuality in meeting assigned classes and clinical.
*6. Functions as lead faculty for assigned courses. Plans, monitors and evaluates the instruction provided by adjunct faculty assisting with any aspect of the course.
*7. Model professional behavior and standards of practice while in the workplace.
1. Make recommendations regarding equipment and software purchases and equipment maintenance contracts.
2. Participate in budget planning process.
*1. Attend and participate in faculty meetings.
*2. Participate in accreditation reviews and reports.
*3. Participate in developing programs, evaluating and revising student policies, organizational framework and revising curricular offerings.
4. Participate in publicizing and dissemination of information about the program.
*5. Participate in recruitment, orientation and coordination of adjunct faculty.
*6. Participate in the orientation and advisement of students.
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