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Practical Nursing Adjunct

Richland Community College

Richland Community College

Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

Practical Nursing Adjunct

Non-Discrimination Statement

Richland Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs. The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:
Nicole DelMastro-Jeffery, Title IX Coordinator and Kristie Dawson Deputy Title IX Coordinator titleix@richland.edu
For further information on notice of nondiscrimination, visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1.800.421.3481.

Contact Information

For questions about this posting or other general HR inquires please email Human Resources (hr@richland.edu)

Position Details

Position Information
Position Title Practical Nursing Adjunct
Job Category Part-Time/Adjunct Faculty
Division Health Professions
Department Main Campus
Job Description
Position Summary
Plan, prepare, implement, teach, and evaluate classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction and serve as academic advisor for students. Participate in program development and evaluation. Participate on other college committees and activities as needed.

Essential Functions
Participates in course development, implementation, and evaluation that is consistent with the program’s philosophy, objectives, and conceptual framework by:
· Formulating course goals and objectives for each class and clinical
· Organizing and recommending course content
· Recommending teaching methods
· Recommending textbook and other teaching materials
· Planning classroom and clinical assignments
· Creating examinations
· Conducting classroom instruction using other methods of instruction, in addition to lecture
· Providing feedback to students regarding their performance within a reasonable period of time.
· Provides current, organized classroom and clinical instruction utilizing sound comprehensive knowledge of general nursing subjects, theories of learning, and appropriate teaching strategies.
· Supervises and evaluates student learning in the clinical, laboratory, and classroom environments.
· Cooperates and collaborates with the clinical site’s staff, peers in nursing, and other college divisions to meet students’ learning needs and objectives.
· Provides a climate for students that is conducive for learning.
· Fosters productive working relationships between the college and health agencies and between college and the public while interpreting philosophy, student outcomes, policies, and procedures to agencies personnel, clients, students, and the public.
· Coordinates the planning, implementation, and evaluation of a course or learning level.
Required Qualifications
Minimum Requirements
Bachelor of Science with a major in Nursing and a valid Illinois Registered Nurse License is required for the P.N. Nursing Faculty. Two years’ experience in clinical nursing practice.

Required knowledge, skills, and abilities
Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, analytical skills; familiarity with state requirements for the health care industry and capable of adapting rapidly to a variety of situations.
Preferred Qualifications
Two years teaching experience preferred.
Physical Demands
Physical/mental demand and work environment
Operate standard office equipment such as phone and computer on a frequent basis.
Receive, process, and provide visual and verbal information.
Occasional irregular hours and travel.
Must be able to work effectively in stressful situations.
Provide timely response to externally/internally imposed conditions and deadlines.
Make choices regarding long and short-term benefits and/or damages to individuals and/or damages to individuals and/or entire institution often based on incomplete information and where differences in opinions exist.
Respond to concurrent, multiple, non-related issues.
Salary Salary commensurate with education and experience, per the current collective bargaining agreement.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number S218P
Number of Vacancies 1
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Advertising Summary
Richland Community College is seeking candidates for Practical Nursing Adjunct to plan, prepare, implement, teach, and evaluate classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction and serve as academic advisor for students. Participate in program development and evaluation. Participate on other college committees and activities as needed

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Applicant Documents

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
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