Nursing Faculty - Full-time

Pittsburgh Technical College - Oakdale, PA (30+ days ago)4.5

To teach coursework in Nursing program and other health care programs.
To develop curriculum, provide training and student support resulting in graduates who meet entry-level licensure employment criteria for positions in the Nursing field.

Education Requirements

Minimum of Master's Degree in Nursing required (MSN) from an accredited institution.
State Teaching Certification not required.
Current Pennsylvania Nursing License required.

Experience Requirements

Minimum of four years full-time work experience in Nursing, healthcare, or Nurse Education.
Simulation experience preferred but not required.


50% Teaching Effectiveness
Teach up to 5 class-sections with 1 - 3 preparations per week.
Perform effectively in the learning environment by being prepared, maintaining discipline, and engaging students in the learning process.
Address student academic issues such as student attendance, student persistence, and/or tutoring needs.
Work in conjunction with student advisors, team leaders, and Director of Nursing to resolve students' nonacademic issues.
Grade student assessments within a week, as well as record attendance, grades, and information regarding student progress in the Student Information System (SIS).
Use Blackboard to provide course/supplemental materials and communicate with students using course announcements, discussion boards, and/or collaborate sessions.
Serve as a role model for the students by demonstrating an excellent work ethic; portraying professionalism, including dress; and providing motivation for industry success.
Stay current on industry, market, and competitive trends.
Participate in some form of approved professional development each year as discussed and agreed upon with your Director of Nursing at a minimum of 8 hours per year.

40% Curriculum & Assessment
Deliver program curriculum by creating and following weekly lesson plans.
Refresh courses by using new teaching strategies and/or revamping course materials.
Work in conjunction with the Curriculum and Assessment Coordinator and Director of Nursing on course revision, curriculum mapping, and outcomes assessment.
Maintain current curriculum on departmental network drives in an organized manner.
Document efforts to improve student learning based on assessment results on SLO Report and other institutional assessment reports.

5% Extracurricular Activities
Attend all graduation activities. Graduation dates are posted on the master calendar.
Support PTC student and employee events as appropriate, which may be held on Saturdays or evenings.

5% Team/Institution/Outreach to Community
Participate in all faculty meetings, team meetings, and other departmental/institutional functions.
Serve as a liaison to all other PTC offices; i.e., Admissions, Career Services, Financial Aid, Student Services. These offices will periodically communicate with students through instructors or through the Student Advisors.
Work effectively as a team member to support PTC's mission.
Participate as requested in the orientation/open house sessions, held on Saturdays and evenings.
Participate as requested in community events and networking opportunities.

Physical Requirements

Other Job Information

Must pass criminal back ground check prior to starting position.
Actual related teaching experience is doubled in value when
awarding credit for years of work experience.

Work Schedule

The faculty office schedule covers the ten hour period between
7:00 am - 5:00 pm for day classes. Full-time Faculty are scheduled to
work a nine hour schedule within this time period. The majority of these hours require the faculty member to be on campus to full fill their duties of instructing classes, office hours for students, tutoring hours, and time required for department/staff and committee meetings. Faculty are permitted to go off-site to complete grading, write curriculum, etc. as their schedule permits. Faculty working off-site must notify their Director of Nursing that they will be working off-site.

Evening and Saturday clinical site visits may be required.



Starting Pay Rate Please confirm that the salary for the position you are applying for is within your desired range before applying to a posting.

Position salary range: $4,890 - $7,195
Annual position salary range - $58,680 - $86,340

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Faculty - Full Time

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