Holy Names University (HNU) is seeking candidates for a full-time Nursing Clinical Instructor in the School of Nursing. The responsibilities of faculty in the School of Nursing reflect the multiple roles that faculty have in an academic environment: teaching, service, scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at both the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation of the curricula within the School of Nursing; which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic healthcare environment. Faculty is expected to participate in committee work, develop policies and regulations with regards to management and revision of course content. Essential Functions of Positions: Creates a dynamic, learner-centered environment that uses a variety of teaching methods that support the diverse learning needs of the student population and is based on educational theory, evidence based teaching and clinical practices. Models reflective and critical thinking and serves as a coach and mentor for students; confers with them on their progress and assists term in the development of learning plans to facilitate successful achievement of course objectives. Maintains and enhances competence in subjects being taught. Confers with colleagues to assure the integrity of the courses across programs and the curriculum as a whole. Prepares and reviews written examinations, papers and student projects; supervises independent study projects as needed, evaluates learner performance in both the classroom and clinical settings. Notifies Program Director of at-risk students or unusual occurrences. Supervises or teaches clinical rotations as needed in acute, community and laboratory settings as well as preceptorship courses. Documents student progress on appropriate form. Qualifications and Experience: Minimum of Master’s degree in nursing or equivalent field. Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred. Specialization in area to teaching responsibility. Recent (within 5 years) practice experience in area of specialization. Licensure as a Registered Nurse in California. 3 years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice and or laboratory settings preferred. To Apply: We are unable to offer remote work outside of the state of California. The review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, applicants should submit a Holy Names University faculty employment application, cover letter and resume to . About Holy Names University Oakland’s Holy Names University was founded in 1868 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, the university’s mission is to empower and prepare a diverse student body for productive lives of leadership and service in a complex world. HNU offers a liberal arts and professional education through 15 undergraduate majors and 7 master’s degree programs. HNU’s student-centered education, with small class sizes and courses in varied formats and schedules, meets the current needs of adult learners, including first-generation students and working adults. The University’s idyllic, 60-acre campus is nestled in the Oakland hills of California and offers panoramic views of San Francisco Bay. To learn more, visit Holy Names University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applications from the community, alumni and the general public. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
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