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Nursing Faculty (RN Program)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Only complete, on-line applications will be accepted. Submission of on-line application must also include a resume, cover letter and transcripts of all college work completed. We MUST receive copies of transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions. If the transcripts are not attached to the on-line application, provide in the transcript text field a written letter to indicate that the transcripts will be mailed or sent separately to fulfill this requirement of the online application process. The application will not be accepted without this "required" documentation. Incomplete on-line applications will not be accepted. Materials submitted via regular e-mail attachment, postal mail, fax, or in-person in lieu of the on-line application will not be considered. All documents must be received by 11:59 pm (EST) on the closing date. For more specific information regarding the application process at Virginia Western, visit: http://www.virginiawestern.edu/hr/careeropenings.php. Questions about the on-line application process call 540-857-7282 or 857-7283. Females, minorities, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. TTY: "711" or 1-800-828-1120. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), Virginia Western Community College will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes. Virginia Western is committed to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Nursing Faculty (RN Program)
Role Title Faculty-Teaching/Research
Job Open Date 05/22/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range Minimum salary $42,501; Salary commensurate with education & experience
Agency VA Western Community College (286)
Agency Website http://www.virginiawestern.edu/hr/careeropenings.php
Location Roanoke (City) - 770
Sublocation
Position Number F0219
Job Posting Number 1024922
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? Yes
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Salaried Faculty- S-2
Pay Band UG
Job Description

Virginia Western Community College, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of the Roanoke Valley, is accepting applications for a nine-month, Nursing Faculty (RN Program) position in the School of Health Professions. The incumbent will have a teaching load of approximately 15 credits per semester, which may include distance-learning courses and on- and off-campus courses during the day and evening, on weekdays and weekends.

In addition to teaching, all faculty members advise students, serve on college committees, and participate in other activities that support the mission of the college. Such activities may include, but are not limited to: accreditation activities, institutional effectiveness activities, club sponsorship, student recruitment, course and program evaluation, community service, and mentoring new and part-time faculty. Faculty are expected to maintain currency in their teaching disciplines and in trends in community college education.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in Nursing; current Virginia licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN); a minimum of 2 years direct nursing care experience in the clinical area; ability to utilize current classroom technology and experience using word processing and spreadsheet software. Must have the ability to provide student instruction in the classroom, lab, and clinical settings.

Preferred Qualifications

Educational background specifically in Nursing Education. Student-focused with experience teaching Nursing students; demonstrated familiarity with academic advising, student success, and retention efforts in the educational setting. Clinical experience in Medical/Surgical, Behavioral Health, Pediatric and/or Maternal Child Health is desired. Experience using classroom technology (Blackboard, Panopto, PowerPoint, etc.) is preferred. Experience providing student instruction in the classroom, lab, and clinical settings.

Special Requirements

Unofficial transcripts of all college coursework completed may be provided as part of the application process. However, official transcripts are required of the selected candidate.

Selected applicant will be subject to criminal history, driving, and credit background checks as a condition of employment.

Documents verifying your identity and authorization to work in the United States must be presented upon employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Only complete, on-line applications will be accepted. Submission of on-line application must also include a resume, cover letter and transcripts of all college work completed.

We MUST receive copies of transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions. If the transcripts are not attached to the on-line application, provide in the transcript text field a written letter to indicate that the transcripts will be mailed or sent separately to fulfill this requirement of the online application process. The application will not be accepted without this “required” documentation.

Incomplete on-line applications will not be accepted. Materials submitted via regular e-mail attachment, postal mail, fax, or in-person in lieu of the on-line application will not be considered. All documents must be received by 11:59 pm (EST) on the closing date.

For more specific information regarding the application process at Virginia Western, visit: http://www.virginiawestern.edu/hr/careeropenings.php. Questions about the on-line application process call 540-857-7282 or 857-7283.

Females, minorities, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. TTY: “711” or 1-800-828-1120. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), Virginia Western Community College will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes.

Virginia Western is committed to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity.

Contact Information

Name Virginia Western Community College
Phone 540-857-7282
Fax 540-857-6222
Email hrapps@virginiawestern.edu
Address

Virginia Western Community College
ATTN: Human Resources
3093 Colonial AVE, SW
Roanoke, VA 24015

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Should I be selected and hired for this position, I am prepared to provide VWCC with "Official" Transcripts of all college work completed. I further understand that failure to provide the official transcripts may result in delayed compensation.
    • No Response
    • Yes, I understand and I am prepared to send to VWCC, should I be hired for this position.
    • es, I understand and should I be hired, I will arrange for the transcripts to be sent.
  6. * I understand that I must provide a copy of my college transcripts for ALL college work completed and that my application is considered incomplete until this information is received.
    • No Response
    • Yes, I understand and I have attached copies of the transcripts on-line.
    • Yes, I understand and copies of my transcripts will be mailed or faxed separately to Virginia Western.
    • Yes, I understand. I am currently employed by VWCC and my transcripts are on file.
    • Yes, I understand and I have requested that my transcripts be sent to VWCC.
  7. * Please detail any experience you have had in the areas of Medical/Surgical, Behavioral Health, Pediatrics, and/or Obstetrical nursing.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document