Job Description

Allied Health ADN Clinical Instructor (hourly)

Position Title: Allied Health ADN Clinical Instructor (hourly)
Department: Allied Health
Supervisor: Division Chair Allied Health/Nursing Instructor

Description of Essential Functions (critical tasks):

Job Summary: Responsible for teaching clinical courses for the certificate Practical Nursing program and/or the Associate in applied Science Associate Degree in Nursing program.
  • Teach clinical as assigned by the Division Chair and approved by the Vice President following course outlines approved by the college.
  • Report attendance and grades as prescribed by the institution.
  • Attend faculty meetings called by the Director or other administrative officers.
  • Arrive at the clinical site prior to the scheduled time, allowing time to make patient assignments.
  • Consider the general and special needs of the student. Assist students in meeting needs or solving problems when necessary, seek additional help from other college services.
  • Observe, support, and enforce the regulations, policies, and programs of the college and inform the President in writing of any problem that might have a detrimental effect on the college.
  • Conduct oneself in a professional manner.
  • Notify the appropriate Administrator well in advance of absences.
  • Focus upon student recruitment, retention and success.
  • Show an understanding of the community college philosophy including its unique ties to the workforce and its district.
  • Work as a member of a team
  • Participate in development activities and maintain current perspectives during clinical.
  • Develop, assess, and maintain data for course and program assessment.
  • Perform ongoing assessment to meet College and Program standards.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Specific Functional Job Requirements

Education: Master's degree in Nursing Education or a related advanced practice-nursing program preferred, Minimum of Bachelor degree with written plan to complete MSN within 2 year period of employment. Current Illinois license to practice professional nursing. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience.
Experience: Two years experience in clinical nursing practice.
Knowledge: Curriculum development, assessment, community college philosophy and population.
Skills Must be clinically competent in patient centered care for nursing.
Personal: Versatility, positive attitude, enthusiasm
Physical: Ability to perform general responsibilities in the clinical setting.
Machines and equipment used: Nursing skill/technology equipment

General Employment Statement

A. Length of training and Probationary Period:
B. Hours of Work Day:
C. Group Affiliation: Grade Level:
D. Condition of Employment: part time
E. Position: N

Job Demands

Some = 1-3 hours/day Frequently = 4-6 hours/day Very Frequently = 7+ hours/day

Job Demand None Some Freq Very Freq

Physician Requirements

Physical Requirements Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Type Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Judgment and Reasoning Required