Instructor / Assistant Professor of Nursing
|Job Description Summary||
This position is for someone who wishes to provide high quality classroom, campus lab, and clinical instruction in a well-respected, highly competitive nursing program. The teaching load is equivalent to 30 semester hours across the fall and spring semesters.
Georgia Highlands is a growing and progressive institution with opportunities for the individual selected to grow with us. With a focus on employee wellness and development, the culture is warm and embracing, while the work is fast paced and challenging. Regular fulltime staff, administrators, and faculty enjoy the abundant array of University System health, retirement, and other benefits which includes tuition assistance after six months of employment. Additionally, GHC is a qualifying employer under the Department of Education Public Service Loan Forgiveness program (PSLF). This program provides student loan repayment and forgiveness for qualifying loans for eligible full-time employees. See https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service for more information.
This is an excellent opportunity to impact the lives of literally thousands of students and their families.
A minimum of a Master’s degree in nursing is required. Doctoral degree is a plus. Must be licensed in the state of Georgia. Previous teaching experience is a plus. Flexibility needed to teach clinical as assigned (day, evening, weekends). Nursing experience in Pediatric or OB preferred.
Each faculty member is expected to participate in the development, organization, implementation, and evaluation of the nursing curriculum. Faculty are also expected to participate in college committees, advising, and assessment activities. All nursing courses include classroom theory, campus laboratory, and clinical experiences. Responsibilities of a full-time faculty member include, but are not limited to:
|Knowledge, Skills and Abilities||
• Possession of a valid nursing license in the state of Georgia
|Special Instructions To Applicants||
Attach unofficial transcripts with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon offer of employment.
Position is in the associate degree nursing program at the Rome campus. Master’s degree in nursing required. Must be a licensed RN in Georgia.
Two or more years of clinical experience in pediatrics preferred. Previous classroom and/or clinical teaching experience preferred.