Part-time Faculty WD&CE Health Sciences Nursing Instructor

Location
Takoma Park/Silver Spring
Posted
May 24, 2018
Closes
Jun 26, 2018
Ref
R1219
Function
Executive, Nurse
Industry
Education, Healthcare
Hours
Full Time

Montgomery College is Maryland's premier community college, serving more than 60,000 students each year through credit and noncredit programs. We are dedicated to providing an exceptional education for all of our students, and we recognize that our faculty and staff are integral to our continued success. We give employees the environment, tools, and opportunities they need to make a difference.

Job Title

Part-time Faculty WD&CE Health Sciences Nursing Instructor

Job Description Summary

The Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching nursing and nursing related courses in Health Sciences. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.

Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College.Job Description

***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis. Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***

  • The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as “TBA” does not constitute an assignment.
  • The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as “TBA” does not constitute an assignment.
  • Montgomery College is currently seeking instructors who can teach and perform clinical rotations in the following courses:  Nursing assistant, Nurse Refresher, Delegating Nurse RN Case Manager, and NCLEX RN Review.  For more information, please refer to the following link: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/hsi

Required Qualifications:

  • Current registered nurse licensure in Maryland.
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship.
  • Current Basic Life Support - Healthcare Provider Certification (if hired, must be current prior to start of first class depending on area and location of instruction).
  • If hired, the following immunizations and documentation will be required prior to the start of clinical Instruction:  A TB test or chest x-ray showing no evidence of tubercular disease especially if there is a history of testing positive.  In addition, if there is a history of a positive TB result, completing a positive TB test questionnaire is required every 2 years.  Clinical agencies required documented evidence (titers) of immunity to measles, mumps, rubella, and hepatitis B (immunizations series may be in progress with titer obtained at its conclusion) or a signed waiver.  In addition, knowledge of varicella (chicken pox) immune status by blood titer is required.

Nursing Assistant Instructor (in addition to above qualifications)

  • A minimum of 2 years of clinical and teaching experience.
  • Have a minimum of 2 years of nursing experience, at least 1 year of which was in caring for the elderly or chronically ill in the past 5 years.
  • Complete a course with a minimum of 16 hours of instructions in the principles of adult education (Ex. Train the Trainer or enrolled in master's program), OR have a minimum of 2 years of teaching experience (nurses, nursing assistants, medicine aides).
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship.

Nurse Refresher Instructor (in addition to above qualifications)

  • Earned baccalaureate degree in nursing.
  • A minimum of 3 years of clinical and teaching experience is recommended.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Earned Master's degree in nursing.

Application Process:

  • Apply online at http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/employment.
  • For consideration, you must:

    Include dates of employment in your application or attachment;

    Submit a cover letter along with an un-official copy of your transcripts from your highest degree earned.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:

  • Successful completion of a background check.
Closing DateWednesday, August 22, 2018

Montgomery College is a tobacco-free and smoke-free workplace

For disability-related accommodations, please call 240-567-5353

or send an email to: hrstm@montgomerycollege.edu

Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting

equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.

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