Holy Names University School of Nursing, Health & Natural Sciences is seeking an experienced nurse to teach in the Generic BSN nursing program with a minimum of a MSN degree. This position requires faculty to teach a full load of courses in nursing, including lecture, clinical, and lab. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment.
The teacher will:
Creates a dynamic, learner centered environment that uses a variety of teaching methods that support the diverse learning needs of the student population and that are based on educational theory, and evidence-based teaching and clinical practices;
Models reflective and critical thinking and serves as a coach and mentor for students; confers with them on their progress and assists them in the development of learning plans to facilitate successful achievement of course objectives;
Maintains and enhances competence in subjects being taught;
Confers with colleagues to assure the integrity of the courses across programs and the curriculum as a whole;
Prepares and reviews written examinations, papers, and student projects; supervises independent study projects as needed, and evaluates learner performance in both the classroom and clinical settings.
Notifies Program Director of at-risk students or unusual occurrences.
Supervises or teaches clinical rotations as needed in acute, community and laboratory settings as well as preceptorship courses.
Minimum Education Required:
- Minimum of Master’s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required
- Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred
Minimum Experience Required:
- Specialization in area of teaching responsibility
- At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred.
- Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization
- Licensure as a registered nurse
Send a letter of application, a curriculum vita, and list of references with contact information with the HNU Faculty application to firstname.lastname@example.org