Clinical Educator of Nursing (Part-time) (M0013)
A comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts foundation, Longwood has a distinctive mission to develop citizen leaders who are prepared to make positive contributions to the common good of society. Founded in 1839, Longwood is the third-oldest public university in Virginia.
Longwood is part of the proud tradition of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Roughly one hour's drive from Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Richmond, Longwood is located in the historic two-college community of Farmville. Longwood currently has approximately 4,800 undergraduate and graduate students and 37,000 alumni. It maintains affiliations with the neighboring Robert Russa Moton Museum of civil rights history and the Longwood Center for Visual Arts, a nationally accredited university art museum. A member of the Big South Conference, Longwood competes at the NCAA Division I level.
The Department of Nursing seeks applications for a Clinical Educator (part-time) for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia to begin August 2021. The mission of Longwood's BSN program is to promote excellence in nursing education and clinical competency; to promote the development of citizen leaders in the nursing profession; to promote partnerships to enhance health care and health care education in the region; to be one component of the solution to the nursing shortage; and to improve the health of local communities.
The successful candidate will instruct and evaluate BSN students in classroom, lab, and clinical site placement settings. Responsibilities will additionally include establishing and maintaining relationships with clinical sites and clinical preceptors, and providing oversight of clinical preceptors. The successful candidate also will represent the Longwood BSN program within the University, the larger community, and the professional community.
- Master's Degree in nursing
- Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse with privileges in Virginia or eligible for such licensure
- Strong background and clinically competent in adult medical surgical ("med surg")
- Experience in mental health/community and/or obstetrics/pediatrics is acceptable
This position is a part-time, non-tenure-track, instructional faculty, exempt position with responsibilities each fall semester and spring semester. Commonwealth of Virginia benefits do not accompany this position. Salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience. A successful criminal background investigation is required. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.
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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply for this position, qualified applicants must complete the online information section and questions, and please attach (under Resume) a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, statement of teaching interests and philosophy that includes how the candidate serves diverse populations in the classroom, and names and contact details of three references.