Adjunct Clinical Nursing Instructor
Clinical Instructor - Nursing
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Due to the success and expansion of the nursing program at Carthage College, we are seeking qualified Clinical Instructors in all areas of specialization. Clinical Instructors are responsible for assisting undergraduate Nursing students to successfully meet their clinical objectives by planning, coordinating, and implementing student-centered, clinical instruction in the psychomotor skills lab, simulation laboratories, and affiliated clinical organizations, and by providing formative and summative evaluations of the students’ performance. The Clinical Instructor is an extension of the Course Director and supports student learning through Socratic questioning to connect theory to practice and promote the development of clinical judgment. Reports to the Director of Nursing.
Carthage College is currently looking for individuals who can teach clinical for adult health, children’s health, maternal-child and mental health/psychiatric nursing. Clinicals are 2 6-hour days per week for 14 weeks. Some clinical sections are during the evening.
Minimum Education and Experience:
- Master’s degree in Nursing
- At least 2 years of clinical nursing experience in an applicable field of Nursing
- Criminal history and background check clearance
- An unencumbered License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin
- Provide evidence of immunizations and CPR certification congruent with Department of Nursing policies
- Possess thorough knowledge of health assessment, medications, treatments, diagnoses, and be able to relate these aspects of patient care to problem solving/critical thinking skill development in students
- Ability to operationalize the philosophy, mission, and values of the Department of Nursing
How to Apply:
Online Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. All applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to the “Resume Upload” section of the application. Additional questions can be directed to: Frank D. Hicks, PhD, RN, CNE, Professor and Director of Nursing, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.