Adjunct Nursing Instructor

Job Description

Education Affiliates provides educational programs that deliver real-life career skills in high demand occupations that lead to employment upon graduation and a lifetime of personal growth.

Temporary ( approx 4-8 week) assignment available teaching Pharmacology/Dose Calc lecture and lab and OB Lecture in an LPN program.

Hours: Wednesday 1230-1730 and Friday 0830-1630.

Must be available immediately.

Position Description Nursing faculty are professionals with the education and practice skills to prepare the next generation of nurses.  Faculty are accountable to the Dean/Director of Nursing for the implementation of the approved curriculum based on the mission and philosophy of the nursing program and the College/Campus.  Faculty provide students with opportunities to acquire the knowledge and practice the skills identified in course objectives using varied and appropriate teaching methods.  They plan learning activities to meet program outcomes based on the standards set by policies, legal and other regulatory requirements, and acceptable practice.  Faculty also participates in the program’s evaluation and continuous improvement process and engages in personal professional development. Responsibilities: I.  Professional Behavior
  1.  Demonstrates proper respect for students, and has student-friendly manner in the conduct of class.
  2. Teaches to course or workshop learning objectives.
  3. Works effectively as part of the overall faculty team demonstrating positive interpersonal relations, collaborating with other faculty members to meet student needs, participating in faculty meetings and nursing program committees, and responding to requests from management.
  4. Participates in the budget process to identify resources needed to meet program outcomes.
  5. Participates in ongoing program evaluation activities as needed and confers with the Dean/Director of Nursing and course leads to ensure compliance with EA policies.
 II. Procedural/Grading, Evaluation
  1. Provides EA formatted syllabus that sets forth measurable grading criteria, encourages on time assignments, and includes local campus required elements.
  2. Provides expectations and standards for course assignments that demonstrate academic rigor in accordance with the course module.
  3. Maintains academic standards and course expectations throughout each course or workshop.
  4. Provides feedback to the student on grammar & syntax and paper format that includes title page, introduction, body, conclusion, and reference page.
  5. Communicates with the Dean/Director of Nursing and course leads as necessary to resolve issues or concerns.
  III. Facilitation of Learning
  1. Leads discussions and elicits information from students which demonstrate that students are learning and accomplishing the course or workshop objectives.
  2. Utilizes course materials effectively, demonstrates thorough knowledge of content, and incorporates real life nursing practice examples.
  3. Utilizes multiple teaching methods and techniques including simulation/audio/visual aids/computer technologies and group activities.
  4. Provides appropriate handouts and supplemental materials.
  5. Provides clinical instruction to students in approved health care settings, adhering to the policies of the clinical setting and the Campus/College.
  6. Serves as local contact for assigned and faculty developed clinical sites under the direction of the Dean/Director of Nursing.
  7. Implements effectively the Evolve Success Program (ESP), which includes the Evolve Hesi Specialty Exams and the Elsevier Case Studies and Practice Tests, to help student prepare for the NCLEX.
  8. Provides feedback and develops an individualized remediation plan for any student that is not performing successfully in the Evolve Success Program (ESP).
 IV. Faculty Development Plan
  1. Attends workshops and continuing education sessions aimed at earning the necessary CEU’s for license requirements and professional growth.
  2. Completes annual Faculty Development Plan
  3. Pursues a Master of Nursing, DNP, or PhD in nursing degree (if applicable).
   Measurement of Success:   
  • Course and program outcome measures
  • Dean/Director of Nursing’s evaluation
  • Student evaluations

For immediate consideration, contact Salva Zinna, Nurse Recruiter at 410-746-8454 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] 

 NOTE:  This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, or requirements associated with the job.  While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change. 

Job Requirements


Minimum BSN, and unencumbered VA RN license required; MSN, NP encouraged to apply. Recent teaching experience a plus. Must be available to start immediately.

•         Completion of an approved professional nursing education program.
•         Experience of at least two years in the practice of nursing as a registered nurse.
•        A current active unencumbered license as a registered nurse in the state in which the program is located or multi-state privilege to practice in state.
•         Previous teaching experience preferred.
•         Excellent written and oral communication skills, and analytical skills.
•         Excellent teaching and classroom management skills
•         Functional abilities to carry out classroom, clinical and laboratory teaching responsibilities
•         Competence in clinical skills in areas of teaching
•         Competent in personal computer applications: word processing, spreadsheet, database, and email.
•         Successful completion of criminal background check and drug screening, required immunizations, current CPR and HIPPA certifications.    

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Part-Time
Job Type Nurse
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Education - Teaching - Administration, Training
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 2152
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Adjunct Nursing Instructor

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