Adjunct Nursing Faculty- Mental Health
PA College Of Health Sciences
Please note: this is not a remote position; Clinical sites located in York, Harrisburg, Hershey, West Shore, Lebanon, Reading and surrounding areas.
The Division of Nursing invites applications for Adjunct Nursing Faculty (Undergraduate) with experience in Multiple Specialty Areas.
ABOUT THE UNDERGRADUATE NURSING PROGRAMS
Nursing curriculum lays the groundwork for the College’s academic programs. Both pre-licensure undergraduate Nursing Programs, Nursing Associate (ASN ) offer hands-on learning at the College's main clinical affiliate, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, as well as neighboring facilities. Students are exposed to a variety of clinical settings, including medical-surgical, critical and 3-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), recognize the level of care and compassion it takes to be a nurse. This is reflected in the programs' low student to faculty ratio within the clinical setting. The ASN and 3-year BSN programs care, pediatrics, obstetrics, mental health, community health, physician offices, home health and others, allowing students to learn the area in which they want to specialize. Student learning is also facilitated in the College's state-of-the-art simulation labs. Experience in the simulation labs allows students the opportunity to witness firsthand a variety of scenarios that they may or may not see in an actual clinical setting.
The ASN Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the BSN Programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
Adjunct faculty provide clinical instruction to students enrolled in the ASN program. Positions are available for the fall (August - December), spring (January - May), and summer (May-June) semesters. Day, evening and weekend clinical course sections are available to meet a variety of working professionals' needs.
- MSN preferred; BSN considered w/MSN completion within to 3 years of hire
- Current RN license in the Commonwealth of PA
- Minimum two years recent experience in a clinical setting
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards. The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates and should not be considered absolute. The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole. Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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Posted on 09/11/2023