Term Instructor/Assistant Professor of Certified Nurse Aide

Job No: 523830

Classification:Term Assistant Professor (F9)

Grade:UNAC Grade 30

Work type:Faculty Full-time, On Campus

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage

School/Business unit:UAA College of Health


Categories: Education/Instructional, Health Profession

Position Summary:
The School of Allied Health in the College of Health at the University of Alaska Anchorage, is seeking a full-time, Term Instructor or Assistant Professor to teach Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) courses. Applicants must be a licensed registered nurse with relevant long-term care experience and prior experience in CNA education.

Teach up to 30 workload units per 9-month contract Contribute to student learning and assessment of student/program competencies. Maintain office hours according to contractual guidelines. Write and update course syllabi, and assist with curriculum review, revision, assessment, and development. Maintain departmental integrity of student records. Contribute to the improvement of the department, college, university, and community through active involvement in committee work. Complete professional development requirements to maintain active licensure as a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse Attend department meetings and engage in continuous quality improvement. Work effectively and collaboratively with a diverse student population and university staff within the scope of the missions of the University of Alaska Anchorage and College of Health. Perform other work-related duties as assigned by the Assistant Dean of the School of Allied Health. Assist the CNA Program Director with accreditation documentation and ongoing outcome assessment

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