Clinical Instructor - School of Nursing, Undergraduate Programs

Anderson University and the College of Health Professions, School of Nursing invite applications for a full-time, twelve-month position as Clinical Instructor in undergraduate nursing programs. The position starts in August, 2019. Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive, liberal arts institution affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. The university seeks candidates with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning.

Anderson University recognizes three paths for status in faculty employment: Annual Appointment, Professional Path, and Tenure-Track. Annual Appointed faculty are hired as Instructors focused on teaching and learning. Faculty hired in the Professional Path focus on teaching, learning and service. After six years of exemplary performance, they may promote through faculty ranks and may become eligible for multi-year contracts. Tenure-Track faculty focus on teaching and learning, service; and scholarship as well. After six years of exemplary performance, Tenure-Track faculty earn tenure and may promote through faculty ranks. All three paths are evaluated for mission fit.

Position includes: directing, instructing, and guiding students in the clinical setting; participating in course coordinator’s orientation to the course; monitoring student performances & submitting daily, mid-term & end of course clinical evaluations; participating in laboratory and simulation instruction, complying with agency policies and procedures and communicating with agency’s nurse manager regularly; reviewing students learning needs and progress in the clinical setting.

Requirements for candidate: hold an unencumbered active license as a registered nurse in South Carolina or another Compact state; a minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing (MSN preferred) from a regionally accredited institution that is appropriate for area of teaching according to accreditation standards on Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS); minimum of two years of clinical experience as a registered nurse or advanced practice nurse related to area of assigned clinical teaching responsibility.

To ensure full consideration, please send a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, contact information for three professional references and a completed Anderson University Faculty Application to:

Katherine Davenport, Administrative Assistant-SON
316 Boulevard
Anderson, SC 29621

Electronic submissions are preferred and should be via

kdavenport@andersonuniversity.edu.

About our Commitment to Diversity

Anderson University is committed to developing a diverse campus and culture that is reflective of God’s Kingdom and biblical unity. Anderson University does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under local, state, or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs. In order to fulfill its purpose, the University may legally discriminate on the basis of religion in employment. The University has been granted exemption from certain regulations promulgated under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 which conflict with the University's religious tenets.

Please direct inquiries about our commitment to diversity to Dr. L. Dianne King, Associate Vice President for Student Development/Dean of Student Success/ Title IX Coordinator, Thrift Library Office 203, 316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621, (864) 231-2026, ldking@andersonuniversity.edu. or to the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education at ocr@ed.gov.