Nursing Adjunct Faculty for Mental Health
Nursing Instructors are responsible for assisting undergraduate Nursing students to successfully meet their course objectives by planning, coordinating, and implementing student-centered, clinical instruction in the psychomotor skills lab, simulation laboratories, and affiliated clinical organizations. They then provide 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. This position reports to the Director of Nursing. One must provide evidence of immunizations and CPR certification congruent with Department of Nursing policies. In addition, the successful candidate must 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. Finally, the successful candidate Ability to operationalize the philosophy, mission, and values of the Department of Nursing.
Carthage College is currently looking for individuals who can teach clinical for children’s health, and mental health/psychiatric nursing. Clinical sections are on Thursday and Friday days.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- Master’s Degree in Nursing.
- At least two years of clinical nursing experience in an applicable field of Nursing.
- Provide evidence of immunizations and CPR certification congruent with Department of Nursing policies.
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: Nancy Reese, Director of Nursing at NReese@Carthage.edu.
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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, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.