Nursing Professor

Hesston College seeks applicants for a full-time Nursing Professor to begin August 2022. This position is a nine-month work agreement, and reports to the Director of Nursing Education. The primary responsibility of this position is to teach nursing courses which include, fundamentals of nursing (theory & skills), medical/surgical nursing (theory & skills) and clinical supervision in medical/surgical units. Teaching obligations will include the development of new courses, creating relationships with students and advocating for student success while upholding program standards.

Expectations of Nursing Faculty:

  • Teach in person classes to include fundamentals of nursing (theory & skills), medical/surgical nursing (theory & skills) and clinical supervision in medical/surgical units, teaching a regular load of classes each semester, per the faculty handbook. This includes selecting textbooks and developing syllabi, course materials and Moodle (learning management system) content, etc.
  • Develop new and assess current courses for a concept-based curriculum with an integration of the competency-based components as outlined by the Essentials of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, while ensuring that HLC, CCNE and KSBN standards are met.
  • Affirm the mission of Hesston College and of the Hesston College School of Nursing.
  • Place high value on relationship with students, advocate for student success and care for well-being of student while upholding academic and clinical standards established by the Hesston College nursing program and the nursing profession.
  • Actively participate in nursing faculty meetings, college faculty meetings and serve on college committees as appointed.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing Education.

Qualifications:

  • License to practice professional nursing in the state of Kansas required.
  • Master’s degree in nursing required.
  • Previous teaching experience in a nursing program preferred.
  • Demonstration of nursing knowledge and clinical practice.
  • Meets the Nursing Technical Standards of the program.
  • Communication and leadership skills that create a supportive teaching/learning environment.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm to educate and nurture each student within a Christ-centered community, integrating thought, life and faith for service to others in the church and the world, you will find a home at Hesston College.

Hesston College faculty are supported in the development of their skills, and both skilled and novice teachers are encouraged to apply. To apply, send letter of interest, application, curriculum vitae and copies of transcripts to joinus@hesston.edu. This 9-month position begins August 2022. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until filled. EOE