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Job No. 141800

  • Job Title:
  • Faculty - Clinical Nursing - Continuing Education - (Specially Funded)
  • Employer:
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Location:
  • Chicago , IL
  • Posting Date:
  • 10-Feb-2020
  • Description:
  • Funding Information
    This is a grant funded assignment with a projected end date of 06/30/2021 with renewal based on available funds and the needs of MCCCD.

    Additional Information
    Do you want to work in an organization that is dedicated to helping a highly diverse student body succeed? At GateWay Community College, one of the 10 community colleges within the Maricopa County Community College District, join a team that is guiding approximately 12,000 students annually in the heart of the city of Phoenix.

    Our academic offerings are diverse, with more than 150 degree programs to choose from. GateWay serves one of the most diverse student bodies within the district and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution with over 46 percent indicating Hispanic heritage. More than half of our student population represents more than 40 countries, it's a vibrant community where various cultures are celebrated regularly. Whether you’re teaching, working, or learning - find your purpose. Join our community and make a difference.

    Essential Functions
    Creates, reviews, evaluates and revises curriculum of high-acuity continuing education courses for nurses; teaches courses in a face-to-face and/or hybrid, simulation and laboratory environment to a diverse population of students.
    Works with the Nursing Continuing Education (NCE) Program Director to create written syllabi/course outlines and all course materials; evaluates knowledge of subject matter taught and monitors students' academic achievement; prepares and grades exams.
    Maintains and enhances knowledge of subject matter taught and individual training skills required to remain current with new trends and developments in nursing through attendance at conferences, seminars, and/or workshops; maintains office hours; serves on division committees (as needed) and participates in division meetings and activities.
    Minimum Qualifications
    1. A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree plus 3 years of experience as a professional nurse providing direct patient care, or a BSN and a graduate degree and 2 years’ experience as a professional nurse providing direct patient care, or a graduate degree in nursing and 2 years of experience as a professional nurse providing direct patient care.

    2. Must hold an Arizona registered nurse license in good standing or multi-state privilege to practice in Arizona by the first day of employment.

    3. Must be able to meet health and safety requirements including CPR certification, Fingerprint Clearance Card, and drug testing.

    4. Must complete EDU 250 – Teaching and Learning in the Community College or equivalent within two years of date of hire.

    Desired Qualifications
    A. Recent experience (within the past two years) in high-acuity healthcare setting i.e. critical care, telemetry, emergency department, or other high-level unit.

    B. Experience with the use of technology including simulation and/or online learning.

    C. Teaching experience in a nursing or health care related discipline.

    Special Working Conditions
    Possession of a valid State of Arizona Class D driver's license is required; must meet minimum standards regarding driving:
    May be required to travel to clinical facilities or be assigned to all GWCC locations
    Travel to campus during interview/selection process will be at candidate’s own expense
    May require evenings or weekends
    May require prolonged periods of viewing a computer screen
    May be required to lift or carry up to 50 lbs.
    Work hours and locations may vary
    Possession of a valid Level I DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card required
    Possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens and other infectious diseases
    How to Apply
    Applicants must submit a cover letter that details how the applicant meets minimum and desired qualifications.

    Please ensure your resume and cover letter provide the following items:

    Clearly illustrate how prior experience, knowledge and education meet the minimum and desired qualifications for this position.
    Provide employment history in a month/year format (e.g., 09/07 to 10/11) including job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.
    Indicate whether full or part time experience for each position held.
    Three references, by current and/or former supervisors. If references are not provided in resume upon application, they will be requested at time of interview.
  •  Contact information:
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Chicago, IL 60607
  • United States
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