TITLE:  Instructor in the Practical Nursing Program (FAC2664)

APPLICATION

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential Functions -

  • Participate in planning and organizing nursing curriculum, including the establishment of course competencies and syllabi development as defined by the Kansas State Board of Nursing and/or Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
  • Teach effectively the approved theory and clinical curriculum to prepare students to become practical nurses. Assignments may include evening/weekend courses and non-traditional scheduling, and may include teaching via alternative delivery systems, including interactive video conferencing.
  • Create and maintain a positive educational climate designed to enhance learning and motivation.
  • Utilize appropriate teaching methodologies and instructional materials to meet students' needs and abilities.
  • Participate in continuous evaluation of nursing preparation program.
  • Participate in recruitment and admission of students to school.
  • Attend required, pertinent activities of faculty, advisory committee, and HCC.
  • Assist in the orientation process of new faculty.
  • Assume responsibility for organizing and implementing assigned clinical/simulation experiences in collaboration with program coordinator and cooperating agencies.
  • Document and evaluate student progress; provide feedback and academic counseling as necessary to promote successful learning.
  • Assist in facilitating appropriate student activities including promotion/graduation.
  • Maintain requirements of accrediting and cooperating agencies and parent organizations.
  • Pursue professional development through classes, workshops, etc.
  • Participate in and support assessment, program review and documentation of student learning outcomes.
  • Serve actively on campus committees.
  • Arrive on time for work, attend work regularly, and successfully complete the responsibilities of the position.
  • Comply with HCC policies, procedures and practices.

Secondary functions -

  • May advise current or prospective students.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the Department Chairperson and the Program Coordinator.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing required; Master's Degree in Nursing preferred.
  • Current license as a registered nurse in the state of Kansas.
  • Minimum of two years nursing experience required.
  • Certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation required.
  • The ability to work effectively with students, staff, faculty and community people.
  • Display positive professional and personal qualities.
  • The ability and willingness to teach via alternative delivery systems including interactive television, internet, and distance education modes.
  • Physical activities will include lifting up to 50 pounds, walking, bending, stooping, reaching, pushing/pulling, carrying, etc.
  • Excellent written, verbal and listening communication skills.
  • Visual acuity to view a computer terminal; Medium/Indoor work environment.
  • Mental requirements include the ability to learn and comprehend basic instructions about the position.
         o     Physical and mental qualifications must be performed with or without a reasonable accommodation. -The qualifications listed are guidelines for selection purposes; alternative qualifications may be substituted if sufficient to perform the duties.

SALARY and STATUS:

The salary is commensurate with qualifications as determined by the 2017-2018 Master Agreement Hiring Schedule. This full-time faculty position is nine months annual (170 days + 12 additional days = 182 total work days per contract), due process rights eligible, benefit eligible and exempt. For a copy of the hiring schedule for this position, please see the attached schedule, or you may visit the following address: http://www.hutchcc.edu/hiring-schedule

                   This position is located at the HutchCC McPherson Center.

APPLICATION:   Emergency status -

Position starting date: Fall semester, 2017.

Submit the HutchCC Administrative/Instructional Application Form to:
HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE, STUDENT UNION
HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
1300 NORTH PLUM
HUTCHINSON, KS 67501
(620)-665-3497
mantoothb@hutchcc.edu

The selected candidate will be required to submit, official, non-issued to student, transcripts -

HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
To view the HCC Non Discrimination Notice, please visit www.hutchcc.edu

HutchCC reserves the right to revise or change job responsibilities as the need occurs. This position announcement does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment; rather, it is a clarification of the responsibilities of the position. The HutchCC administration may change this job description at any time.

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