Practical Nursing Instructor
Full-Time Positions (With Benefits)
- Atchison, KS
- Position begins August, 2019
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required. Kansas RN license.
- Teaching experience desired. Must have the ability to use college-identified computer hardware and software and other college provided technology as needed.
This full-time faculty position is located at the HCC Technical Center in Atchison, Kansas. The position begins on August 19, 2019.
The Practical Nursing Instructors are responsible for introducing students to the responsibilities, knowledge, techniques and skills that are necessary for the successful and safe practice of nursing and successful completion of Kansas State Board of Nursing licensure requirements. The instructor monitors and evaluates student progress through the program and serves as a role model for the students. As many of the duties involve supervising groups of students without benefit of additional help or administrative supervision, the job requires significant self-discipline, internal motivation, and sound judgment.
Primary Responsibilities include:
-Oversee safe and orderly classrooms;
-Teach assigned theory and clinical skills effectively using current sources (clinical sites vary with the majority in the regional service area 30 -60 miles from campus);
-Evaluate and revise course content and evaluation materials as needed;
-Maintain accurate student records of performance;
-Build/maintain good working relationships with cooperating clinical sites;
-Maintain nursing credentials in accordance with Kansas Nurse Practice Act;
-Assist with the nursing student organizations: Skills USA
Request job description and application packet for full description of duties.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.
Highland Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Highland Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, religion, color, national origin, creed, disability, marital or parental status, in admissions, educational programs or activities, and employment as specified by federal and state laws and regulations.