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Employment Opportunities - Adjunct Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor

Adjunct Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor

Date Opened: 2023-04-21
Closing Date: Until Filled

Position Overview

PAY GRADE: $650 per credit hour

This position instructs students toward certification as a Nursing Assistant to practice in community health care.

Essential Job Functions

• Prepares and presents classroom lectures and implements techniques to facilitate student active learning in a flexible, condensed delivery schedule.
• Participates in program and curriculum development.
• Evaluates student outcomes throughout the curriculum utilizing assessment data to improve teaching strategies within courses; continuous development of department strategic plan.
• Provides student supervision, advising and tutoring.
• Participates in student recruitment, retention and placement efforts.
• Advises and mentors students for success.
• Maintains currency in the field and participates in professional development.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Knowledge in adult learning theory, curriculum development and classroom, laboratory and field presentation techniques
• Knowledge in basic supervisory and coaching principles and practices
• Knowledge in advising methods and techniques
• Ability to operate equipment and performing work related to designated field
• Ability to supervise students in work experience settings
• Ability to prepare and present classroom lectures and laboratory work
• Proficient in the use of standard office equipment, including computer and standard office software.

Work Environment and Physical Factors

• Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
• The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and visual inspection.
• Exposure to hazardous materials/chemicals in skills lab and clinical settings, and/or infectious diseases in community health settings.

Education, Experience and Licenses

• Must be Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of New Mexico.
• At least two years of clinical nursing experience with at least one year in the provision of long-term care facility services.
• Must have completed a course in teaching adults or have experience in teaching adults or supervising nurse aides/assistants.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Luna Community College management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.

Application Process

Submit LCC application form, letter of interest, resume, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts required prior to employment) to:

Luna Community College
Human Resources
366 Luna Drive
Las Vegas, NM 87701

Phone: (505) 454-2503
Fax: (505) 454-2520

Luna Community College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. A pre-employment drug test may be required.

LCC Application for Employment