HEADQUARTERED: University of Missouri - Columbia, MO
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The Clinical Instructor position is an unranked appointment in MU Nursing Outreach (MUNO). This is a full-time, 12-month appointment and is accountable to the Assistant Dean of MUNO. The appointment is an annually renewable contract. This individual meets the criteria for a Nurse Planner as required by the Midwest Multistate Division (MSD) of the American Nurses' Credentialing Center (ANCC). For more information visit
In cooperation with the Primary Nurse Planner, the Nurse Planner is responsible for ensuring that appropriate educational design principles are used and processes are consistent with the ANCC/Midwest MSD Accreditation criteria.
Assumes a leadership role in assessing learning needs, planning, developing, implementing and evaluating annual educational programs offered by MUNO.
Integrate evidence-based principles of adult learning in continuing nursing education (CNE) program planning.
Uses multiple teaching-learning methods to promote transfer of learning to the work setting in order to improve health care and health outcomes.
Uses technology to promote teaching and learning in face-to-face and virtual environments.
Assures accurate and complete documentation is in place for all MUNO educational programs.
Represents MUNO in planning meetings for co-provided interprofessional conferences when Primary Nurse Planner is unavailable, ensuring that ANCC/Midwest MSD accreditation criteria are adhered to.
Contributes toward MUNO's expectation of fiscal self-sufficiency (e.g., through innovative programming ideas to generate revenue, identification of external funding, developing trusting relationships with potential internal and external partners).
Represents the educational outreach mission of the School of Nursing to the nursing community throughout the state.
Assists in writing applications for continuing approval as a CE provider through the Midwest MSD, also annual reports for Midwest MSD and other reports as needed.
Keeps current with rapidly changing health care scene and implications for CNE and its role in improving health outcomes.
Other responsibilities as agreed to by both the Nurse Planner and the Primary Nurse Planner.
Exhibit a high personal standard of excellance, be an effective team player, and demonstrate inclusively, civility and respect for all.
Engage stakeholders and learners, maintain positive interpersonal relationships, and exhibit effective written and oral communications skills.
MU is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellent.
Leadership Received and Exercised
Administrative supervision is received from the Assistant Dean, MU Nursing Outreach.
Master's degree in Nursing required; minimum of 5 years' experience in nursing and/or nursing education.
Complete the brief online application and be prepared to upload:
Copies of all academic transcripts, and
a list of 3-5 references
Commensurate with education and experience.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.
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