Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Eastern Kentucky is seeking qualified applicants for a full time, 10 month position, of Nursing Instructor/Assistant Professor. The ability to effectively work with a team in providing nursing education to Associate Degree Nursing students is essential to success in this position.
There are 3 openings for this position, which is a 10-month annual renewable faculty contract position and could be located on either the Prestonsburg or Pikeville campuses.
Participates in instructional presentation and delivery; the planning and designing of instructional programs; instructional evaluation and assessment.
Assists in the design and update of course syllabi, curriculum review, revision and development.
Maintains records and reports on student learning.
Incorporates latest instructional technologies and interactive learning technologies in course delivery.
Assumes a participative role in supporting and promoting the mission, goals and objectives of the College by performing the duties and responsibilities of the position as directed by the leadership of the department, division, and College.
Will be responsible for supplemental teaching in clinical and skills laboratory each semester as necessary.
Recruit students for the program, provides student advising, assists in student placement, and monitors student performance.
Keeps regular posted office hours and provides quality customer service to students, faculty and staff.
Participates in faculty committees, internal & external service, professional development, and other activities, as assigned.
May be required to teach evening, weekend, or at other campus locations as the need arises.
Minimum Qualifications Requirements:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) in a professional nursing education program approved by a state board of nursing.
Commitment to obtain Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) within five years of hire.
Minimum of two years' full time or equivalent experience in direct patient care as a registered nurse within the immediate last five years.
Current active, unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Kentucky or the ability to obtain license.
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)
Experience in classroom and clinical teaching, curriculum design and use of technology, is essential to this position. Qualified candidates will possess excellent computer skills; demonstrated evidence of a career that includes flexibility and willingness to change; open-mindedness, fairness and the ability to see multiple perspectives; a willingness to take risks, and willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth. Candidates should have the knowledge and desire to teach in a learning college environment where student learning is emphasized.
Position is a term-contract positions, with the expectancy of continuance based on performance.
Applicants must complete the online application, submit a letter of interest, current resume, & contact information for three professional references. Official college transcripts are required before hiring, however, copies are acceptable for initial review.
KY law requires state and national pre-employment background checks as a condition of employment.
These positions are open until filled.
Internal Number: 63827
About Big Sandy Community & Technical College
Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) is committed to quality educational opportunities for student success, promotes economic growth and enhances the quality of life of its constituents. With campuses in Prestonsburg, Pikeville, Paintsville and Hager Hill, BSCTC offers 30 academic and technical programs and more than 200 credentials with an emphasis on innovation in learning and student access, transfer and success.Celebrating more than 75 years of educational excellence, BSCTC features multiple career pathways for students. Our Go2Work program allows for accelerated training that leads to rewarding, high-demand and high-wage careers in two years or less. For those seeking to continue their education at a four-year school, our Go2Transfer program allows you to get your basics close to home and transfer with ease for a fraction of the cost of other colleges. Choose the academic program that best fits your needs.