Department:CAGS Nursing and Sciences
Job Type:Affiliate Faculty
Colorado Christian University is currently looking for qualified instructors to become adjunct/affiliate faculty. The University's adjunct/affiliate faculty is a group of experienced professionals, contracted on an as needed basis, who are able to integrate their evangelical Christian faith in the classroom and help disciple the next generation of Christian leaders.
The Nursing Clinical Affiliate Faculty is responsible to the nursing faculty in the performance of instructional responsibilities in the clinical setting and/or skills/simulation laboratory. The clinical faculty has ongoing responsibility to evaluating student learning in the practice setting. The clinical faculty coordinates and collaborates with nursing faculty to teach, supervise and assess nursing students in skills/simulation laboratory and/or clinical experiences by providing excellence in instruction and assisting students to gain mastery in skill competency, clinical reasoning and professional practice. the role of the clinical faculty is to assist students to apply knowledge and skills to care of patients and clients. The Clinical Faculty is physically present or immediately accessible to students in the clinical setting. The Clinical Faculty participates in the affairs of the program, the Division, the profession, and the community. The ratio of clinical faculty to nursing student may vary by clinical setting.
Duties and Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Nature of Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, you will be required to walk and stand in laboratory and patient care settings for up to 12 hours at a time, manage multiple priorities, communicate with students, staff and nursing faculty, and exhibit positive coping mechanisms under stress. Working irregular hours, including evenings and weekends is expected. Local travel is required. Grading assignments may involve extended periods of time at a computer keyboard or workstation.
Adjunct/Affiliate faculty are contracted on an as needed basis and are not benefits eligible.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Colorado Christian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status. CCU does reserve the right to exercise preference on the basis of religion in all of its employment practices. All employees who work at CCU must demonstrate a spiritual testimony consistent with our evangelical mission and follow our lifestyle expectations.
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