Adjunct Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Instructor – Corsicana Campus

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:  The Adjunct ADN Instructor shall be directly responsible to the Associate Degree Nursing Program Director and Course Coordinator on the Corsicana and/or Waxahachie Campus and controlling agency.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible to the ADN Program Director and Course Coordinator.
  • Assist with planning, implementing and evaluating the teaching learning process in the clinical setting, campus lab (Skills-Media Labs), and classroom.
  • Assist faculty in facilitating clinical experiences for students.
  • Provide clinical instruction to student groups in an acute care setting.
  • Prepare and conduct select classroom learning experiences in area of expertise.
  • Assist faculty with skills learning and validation stations.
  • Attend departmental meetings and participates in planning, implementing and evaluating assigned courses for continued development of the nursing curriculum.
  • Participate on assigned program committees.
  • Assist with student tutoring and skills practice – individualized and group sessions.
  • Maintain accurate and complete course records as required by law and Navarro College policy.
  • Participate in the selection of campus lab supplies and other lab acquisitions.
  • Maintains public relations with assigned clinical agencies.
  • Participate in academic/individual counseling and advisement of ADN students.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the ADN Program Director or Course Coordinator.

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

  • Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in Texas.
  • Master’s degree in Nursing.
  • Has the clinical expertise to function effectively and safely in the clinical setting.
  • Has nursing knowledge / teaching skills to instruct effectively on assigned topics in classroom and lab

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • An understanding of and commitment to the community college philosophy.
  • Commitment to quality education and to the professional development of faculty and staff.
  • A student-centered philosophy.
  • Superior ability to communicate orally and in writing.
  • Work effectively within a group or independently, student oriented and able to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, administrators, support staff, and diverse community groups.
  • Willingness to work within the philosophical framework of Navarro College and the Licensed Vocational Nursing Program.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Variances from regular working hours may be necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.
  • Busy working environment with numerous interruptions.

REPORTS TO:  ADN Program Director

SALARY:  $25 – $30 per hour

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled