Location: Fall River, MA Category: Faculty Posted On: Mon Aug 12 2019 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Assistant Professor of Nursing in Community Health will teach a full-time schedule of nursing courses, as well as required clinical assignments (15 credit hours per semester). They will also be required to develop syllabi and curricula for assigned courses. Courses may be held at our Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, and Taunton locations and/or in the online environment as assigned.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Dean of Health Sciences.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Team-teach a four-hour lecture and supervise a clinical group 15 hours per week; perform all functions related to clinical assignments.
Make clinical assignments and correct detailed nursing care plans for students.
Within the nursing faculty team, assume responsibility for instruction in fundamental and community health nursing theory and clinical courses.
Collaborate with faculty team to prepare syllabi and develop curricula to address course and student learning outcomes and General Education competencies as appropriate.
Recommend suitable instructional material, textbooks, library acquisitions, etc. by working with the faculty team.
Use technology effectively to communicate with students and colleagues and to enhance classroom learning as appropriate.
Serve as academic advisor to students
Develop appropriate discipline-related courses.
Post and maintain a minimum of four (4) office hours per week.
Serve on College committees as elected or appointed.
Attend program, department, division, all-college, academic area, and committee meetings.
Participate in assessment of course and program learning outcomes.
Engage in professional development activities through participation in conferences, workshops, seminars and professional associations to maintain excellence in the discipline and in the classroom; maintain nursing licensure by participating in appropriate continuing education (CEU's).
Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Unrestricted Massachusetts nursing license in good standing, or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of hire, as demonstrated by current credentials and standing with other state licensing agency.
Minimum of a Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN) or related field
Demonstrated clinical experience in community health nursing within the last 2 years.
Demonstrated teaching experience at the college level in nursing and demonstrable teaching skills, as well as clinical teaching experience in a community health nursing setting.
Demonstrated experience with technology and computer applications common in nursing practice and education.
Demonstrated curriculum development skills.
Demonstrated experience working within nursing teams.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including strong interpersonal skills.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
Doctorate in related field preferred.
Demonstrated experience with High Impact Practices.
Experience in community college teaching (including didactic and clinical courses), advising, and curriculum development.
Demonstrated ability to use a variety of teaching and assessment strategies to promote and evaluate student learning.
Demonstrated experience working on committees and within teams
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
POSITION STATUS: Full-time, tenure track, MCCC/MTA unit position with benefits.
STARTING DATE: Spring 2020
SALARY: Minimum salary $47,854 - $57,656 - actual salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and consistent with the MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Bristol Community College has core values rooted in student success and lifelong learning. For more than 50 years, Bristol Community College has served as a leading resource for education and workforce development in the region.
The college offers a rich variety of degree, certificate, and training programs along with flexible online offerings that lead to an associate degree, a career-ready certificate, or the ability to transfer to baccalaureate colleges throughout the state and country. The Center for Workforce and Community Education provides customized training for businesses and the community. The college also strives to put the needs of learners first with support services and career advancement opportunities that lead to student success by reducing barriers to educational access.
With locations in Attleboro, Fall River, New Bedford, and Taunton, Bristol Community College is nestled in charming Southeastern Massachusetts - a great place to learn, grow, live and work. From city life to seaside, Bristol Community College locations are in close proximity to bustling metro areas such as Boston and Providence and centrally located to the spectacular beaches and coastline of... Cape Cod, Newport, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and Block Island. The area is also home to fine dining, thriving historic districts, and a short commute to New England ski areas.
The College annually serves more than 11,000 credit students and 18,000 students who participate in noncredit activities. Bristol Community College is one of the largest employers in the region and is dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment with a rich diversity of beliefs, cultures, languages, abilities, and lifestyles. Committed to enriching its educational experience through a supportive community, Bristol Community College actively encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply and achieve our vision to change the world by changing lives, learner by learner. Bristol Community College is a public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). www.BristolCC.edu