FT Nursing Instructor

FT Nursing Instructor


Johnston Community College
245 College Road
Smithfield, NC 27577
Phone: 919-934-3051

Job Location

Main Campus, Smithfield, NC


$51,100.50 - $66,063.00 Annually



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, August 30, 2019
Closes: Friday, November 1, 2019

Target Start Date

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum & Preferred Qualifications:

To perform in this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education Minimum:  Master of Science Degree in Nursing with a focus in Nursing Education or Master of Science Degree in Nursing and meet the education requirements for Nurse Educators as outlined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing within the first three years of employment, which includes:  have preparation in teaching and learning principles for adult education, including curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation, appropriate to assignment.    
This preparation may be met by one of the following:

(1)  Completion of 45 contact hours of continuing education courses;
(2)  Completion of a certificate program in nursing education;
(3)  Nine semester hours of graduate course work;
(4)  National certification in nursing education; or
(5)  Documentation of successful completion of structured, individualized development activities of at least 45 contact hours approved by the NC Board of Nursing. 
Experience Minimum:  Two calendar years, or the equivalent of full time clinical practice experience as a registered nurse.
Experience Preferred:  Two calendar years and recent clinical practice experience as a registered nurse, and teaching experience in nursing at the community college or university level.  Recent medical-surgical/acute care experience.

Additional Qualifications: (Desired)

  • Professional Liability Insurance

Preferred Qualifications


Position Description

Under the supervision of the Department Chair of Nursing Education, Nursing Faculty are required to provide quality instruction in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical settings and to assume responsibilities designed to enhance the Nursing Program and Johnston Community College as assigned by the Department Chair of Nursing Education and/or the Associate Vice President of Health Wellness & Human Services.


Knowledge & Responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Providing instruction in classroom, laboratory and clinical settings.
  • Participating in the development, implementation and evaluation of curriculum and learning resources.
  • Participating in the development of course outlines and overviews.
  • Participating in student advising.
  • Evaluating student learning.
  • Maintaining accurate student records pertaining to attendance, health and achievement of program outcomes.
  • Participating in the evaluation and selection of instructional supplies and equipment, textbooks and supplemental materials for students and the Learning Resource Center.
  • Participating in recruitment and selection of students.
  • Participating in program evaluation and development and implementation of departmental policies and the annual departmental plan.
  • Attending Faculty and Nursing Advisory Committee Meetings.
  • Providing quality care for patients involved in selected learning experiences within the guidelines of the North Carolina Nursing Practice Act.
  • Contributing to effective relationships between the College and affiliating health service agencies.
  • Complying with all requirements of the health service agencies.
  • Participating in Department and College graduation ceremonies.
  • Participating in affairs of the College including recruitment of students, maintenance of learning environment, student activities, committee appointments, and other duties assigned by the College Administration.
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Department Chair, Nursing Education and the Associate Vice President of Health, Wellness, and Human Services

Supervisory Responsibilities:  This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


Additional Information:

Language Skills    
Effective written and verbal communication skills are required.              
Mathematical Skills              
Ability to perform basic math computations including adding, subtracting, multiplying and averaging all units of measure. Ability to compute fractions, percentages and decimals.

Reasoning Ability    
Ability to use effective critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills.

Computer Skills                                            
To perform this job successfully an individual should be proficient in a Windows environment and have knowledge of email systems, PowerPoint, Blackboard and online lab environments.
Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment 
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

How to Apply

Please apply directly through our website: http://www.johnstoncc.edu/employment/index.aspx

Job Post Contact

Human Resources