Nurse Educator

Nurse Educator


Surry Community College
630 South Main Street
Dobson, NC 27017
Phone: 336-386-8121


Commensurate with education and experience



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, August 28, 2017
Closes: Saturday, September 30, 2017

Target Start Date

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Dr. Yvonne Johnson, Associate Dean - Health Sciences

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, two years (or the equivalent) of full-time clinical nursing practice as a Registered Nurse with direct patient care, and a current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in North Carolina. Prior to or within three years of employment have preparation in teaching and learning principles for adult education, including curriculum development, implementation and evaluation, appropriate to assignment. This preparation may be demonstrated by one of the following:
A. completion of 45 contact hours of continuing education courses;
B. completion of a certificate program in nursing education;
C. nine semester hours of education course work;
D. national certification in nursing education; or
E. documentation of successful completion of structured, individualized development activities of at least 45 contact hours approved by the Board. Criteria for approval include content in the faculty role within the curriculum implementation, objectives to be met and evaluated, review of strategies for identified student population and expectations of student and faculty performance.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree (or significant progress toward) and clinical experience in medical surgical nursing and/or pediatric nursing. Teaching experience at the college or high school level.

Position Description

Curriculum instructors will instruct within their area of expertise using college level measures to determine student success. Curriculum instructors will apply the tenets of critical thinking to subject matter and will demonstrate flexibility in teaching across educational mediums (online, information highway, etc.) as needed. Curriculum instructors will participate in academic advising, college service, and professional development activities.

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Job Post Contact

Melonie Weathers