- Walla Walla University
- May. 18, 2023
- Resumes Due:
- Jun. 30, 2023
Description: Walla Walla University’s School of Nursing seeks applications for a tenure track position with the primary role as lead instructor for the course in Advanced Cute (critical care) Nursing. The senior level course teaches care of clients in an acute care setting who are experiencing complex multi-system health problems. The lead faculty member is responsible for teaching all class material (4 hours/week), supervising one lab group of 8 students for 16+ hours/week, supervision of two part-time clinical instructors who teach other lab groups and coordination of all schedules and post-conference activities. Students are placed in settings such as ICU/CCU/ER/Telemetry/Step down and high-level med-surg units. Students are supervised by RN preceptors on a day-to-day basis. Students also participate in ACLS in-person simulation. Classes are on Mondays and Tuesdays and clinical days (there are a few nights) are typically on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (rotating), and occasionally on a Saturday evening or Sunday day shift. The successful candidate will be a dedicated Seventh-day Adventist Christian committed to integrating their faith with teaching and scholarship. Other responsibilities: - Share responsibility for teaching an elective course - Teaching a sophomore level summer course every other summer - Various committee memberships within the School of Nursing - Participate in curriculum revision
Experience: • Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN in progress may be considered) • Earned doctorate or current enrollment in a doctoral program strongly preferred • Extensive knowledge of adult chronicity issues • ACLS certification preferred • At least 3-5 years of full-time nursing experience in a critical care setting • Teaching experience preferred • Must have RN licensure in OR and WA by the beginning of the school year • Must be able to drive and have own transportation to visit students • Good communication skills • Able to work with students individually and in small groups • Well organized with an air of confidence • Able to work independently and coordinate the activities of others • Adaptability to a changing health care system • Able to work with all types of learners Please visit www.wallawalla.edu/HR for more details and to complete WWU's on-line faculty employment application which should include a cover letter, CV, and statement of teaching philosophy. Please Note: WWU doesn't have a resume due date for applying, interviews are ongoing and once the position is filled, the job posting will be removed from WWU's website. The resume due date on the NAD website is a place holder.