Devry University Pearland , TX 77584
Opportunity at a Glance
Do you remember the professor who encouraged you to believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful nurse professional you are today? Now you have a unique opportunity to be that professor, to create the "a-ha" moment of sudden insight and comprehension that will change a nursing student's life forever.
Chamberlain College of Nursing is seeking Part Time Online Visiting Professors interested in teaching students in our Prelicensure Program. We build long-term relationships with superior nurse educators who are experts in their field and committed to providing the finest in practitioner-focused education.
This is 100% ONLINE teaching, an incredibly flexible and convenient way to share your experience and knowledge with those who aspire to enjoy the career success you already have. We are currently seeking candidates for the March 2019 session which will run from March 4th through April 27th.
We care for our students and are dedicated to their success. To ensure we are offering the highest quality education we provide thorough training to all new faculty members. Our New Faculty Orientation is a 3 week session, part time and asynchronous, similar to taking online courses. There is no set schedule, you can work at your own pace and will be participating in group discussions, completing assignments, taking quizzes and a final exam.
The specific courses under consideration for the March 2019 session are:
NR-360: Information Systems in Healthcare
The use of electronic databases for clinical practice is the focus of this
course. Skills for asking clinical questions and finding the best evidence
to answer the questions are developed.
NR449 -Evidence-Based Practice
The research process and its contributions to the professional nursing practice are explored. The skills related to reading published research findings with understanding and using best evidence as the basis for professional nursing practice are developed.
If you are passionate about nursing and advancing your career through the power of education, we want to talk with you today.
We invite you to read our FAQ's about teaching for Chamberlain online.
In this role, you will:
Inspire students to complete their programs by providing regular, meaningful feedback about their academic performance, development and participation while encouraging them to engage fully in their education
Engage students in meaningful asynchronous threaded discussions at least 4 days per week, moderating participation, evaluating responses and rationales, and responding to questions or comments
Evaluate academic progress and comprehension of course content through assigning and grading quizzes, exams and writing assignments
Exhibit Chamberlain Care by displaying behaviors of care, respect and professionalism, creating a culture that fosters collaboration, cooperation and respect among all
Be readily available to meet the needs of a student body that is diverse in age, culture and academic preparation
Identify and embrace opportunities to enhance student engagement by reaching out to students in need and responding quickly to requests for help
Bring your professional experience to life through professional development, introducing industry perspective into courses and sharing information about nursing trends and opportunities with students
Promote student success by demonstrating flexibility in style, schedule, and exhibiting your passion for teaching by devoting time and energy to improve scholarly excellence and subject matter expertise
Foster a positive learning environment by maintaining accurate records, submitting grades on time, and enforcing academic policies
Use appropriate technological options for online technologies and course-related software, including Websites, e-mail, and online discussions for preparing the course and making it accessible to students.
Model effective oral and written communications that engage the students, provide clarity, and improve student learning.
Set clear expectations for the course by publishing course terminal objectives, assignment/examinations dates, and weight the distribution of various evaluation categories.
Ensure that the content and level of material included on exams correspond to the course terminal objectives.
Complete other duties as assigned.
You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you meet these requirements:
BSN and MSN degree required.
Must have an active nursing license. For the March 2019 session, it is highly preferred to have an active Louisianna, New Jersey, or Compact nursing license. Please note that we are considering applicants with licensure in any states, however, applicants may be considered for future sessions if licensure is not from the preferred states.
2+ years teaching experience required preferably in a pre-licensure or BSN program; online teaching experience highly preferred.
Must have required subject matter expertise in the areas of instruction.
Must have excellent communication, motivational, and instructional skills in a diverse and non-traditional environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today!