Adjunct Instructor or Clinical Teaching Assistant


TITLE: Apply Adjunct Instructor or Clinical Teaching Assistant
Nursing
LOCATION: Longview
DATE POSTED: 10-10-2018
REPORTS TO: Dean, School of Nursing
POSITION DESCRIPTION:

INTRODUCTION

LeTourneau University invites applications from exceptionally-qualified candidates for positions in the School of Nursing. LeTourneau is a vibrant and growing interdenominational, evangelical Christian university, known for high-quality academic programs that attract students of outstanding ability. The university is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing to offer the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).  The BSN program at LETU is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 2001, 202-887-6791. 

The School of Nursing will graduate highly-skilled, progressive-thinking nurses who will carry the mission of LeTourneau as they go out to claim Christ in “every workplace, every nation.”   The candidate must also be in genuine agreement with the University’s Statement of Faith and Community Covenant for life and work at LeTourneau. 

The ideal candidates for these positions will have clinical and teaching experience in pediatric, medical/surgical, or critical care nursing.  The candidates will be able to use conceptual, learning-based teaching strategies.  The candidates will also be expected to participate in departmental meetings/activities but will not be required to participate on university committees.

  • An enthusiastic Christian faith with a commitment to Christian higher education that integrates Christian faith and learning.
  • Interest and experience in curriculum and program development.
  • A strong interest and commitment to teaching and advising at the undergraduate level.
  • Ability to relate to students and to communicate subject material using innovative approaches and technologies.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including nights and weekends as necessary.
QUALIFICATIONS:

ADJUNCT – SCHOOL OF NURSING

Qualified applicants must hold an earned master’s degree in Nursing.  Applicants with an earned doctorate or in the later stages of earning a doctorate degree in nursing are preferred.  Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensing in the state of Texas.  A complete job description is available at http://www.letu.edu/jobs.

ADJUNCT CLINICAL TEACHING ASSISTANT (CTN) – SCHOOL OF NURSING

Qualified applicants must hold a minimum of a BSN and work toward the MSN/PhD/DNP is preferred.  Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years nursing clinical experience in acute care nursing areas.  Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensing in the state of Texas.  A complete job description is available at http://www.letu.edu/jobs.

SALARY: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications. No benefits are offered for part-time/adjunct positions.
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: Negotiable - Spring/Summer 2019 or Fall 2019
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:

PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION

Applications will be reviewed in the order received and will continue until the positions are filled. In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information.  Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170.

Applications are required and are available from http://www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX.  Send an electronic copy of a completed application, letter of interest, graduate transcripts and curriculum vitae to:

E-mail address:  GerrieForbis@letu.edu

Dr. Steven D. Mason, Provost
LeTourneau University, P.O. Box 7001
Longview, Texas 75607-7001
FAX (903) 233-3201, Phone (903) 233-3200
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:

LeTourneau University is the premier Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.

LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology & vocation. LETU's 2,700 students represent nearly all 50 states, more than 30 foreign countries, and around 50 different denominational groups. In addition to residential programs at the main campus in Longview, Texas, students are enrolled in a robust suite of online programs, as well as innovative hybrid programs in the Dallas and Houston areas.

LETU is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges," and the engineering program is ranked nationally. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.

The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

See https://www.letu.edu for more information.