Location: Fall River, MA Category: Adjunct Faculty Posted On: Fri Feb 14 2020 Job Description:
POSITION TITLE: Adjunct Faculty - Clinical Nursing (Obstetrics)
DEPARTMENT: Health Sciences
REPORTS TO: Dean of Health Sciences
STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
Adjunct Faculty - Clinical Nursing (Obstetrics) supervise a clinical experience for 8 students for 12 hours per week. They are responsible for providing clinical instruction that coordinates with theoretical content and achieves course objectives.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform all functions related to clinical assignments, including making clinical assignments and correcting detailed nursing care plans.
Provide regular, accurate, and timely feedback to students and the nursing program concerning academics, clinical performance, behavior, and attendance.
Work with the full-time nursing faculty team responsible for obstetrics nursing theory.
Participate in weekly team meetings.
Instruct students in laboratory safety procedures, if applicable.
Complete required trainings, such as Title IX and Cybersecurity.
Adhere to workload as specified in the Collective Bargaining Agreement, to include duties such as completing book orders, creating syllabi, verifying student enrollment, and submitting final grades by the contractual deadline.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean, consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master's degree in related field.
Unrestricted Massachusetts nursing license in good standing.
College level teaching experience.
Proven technological proficiency.
Must submit to a background check (including a CORI/SORI) and drug screening as a condition of employment.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse student body, faculty, and staff.
Degree in nursing.
Evidence of scholarship.
Experience using High Impact Practices.
Experience teaching at a community college.
Graduate of Bristol's Adjunct Certificate Program
Prior online teaching experience.
Prior online teaching, using Blackboard or any Learning Management System.
18 graduate credits in the area of nursing
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The employee must meet the physical demands and work environment of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable those with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
POSITION STATUS: MCCC/DCE unit position, non-benefitted.
Adjunct Faculty are part time instructors hired on an as needed basis. Courses may be offered as face-to-face sections in Attleboro, Fall River, New Bedford, and/or Taunton. Courses may also be offered as online sections. Courses may be held during the day, in the evening, and on weekends (Friday nights, Saturdays, and Sundays).
Please note: Positions will be available pending sufficient enrollment.
STARTING DATE: Academic Year 2019-2020
SALARY: $35.00 per hour, commensurate with the DCE 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