Professor/Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Professor/Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title Professor/Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator
Position Number 610633
Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty ends June 30
Tenure Track No
FTE 1=9/10 month -Faculty only
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The Department of Nursing emerges from the challenge to meet the manpower needs for quality health care locally, nationally and globally. The role and scope of the Department of Nursing are reflected in the characteristics of selected learning environments and their ability to enhance individual productivity in a changing society. The Department of Nursing provides essential service to improve the quality of life for all people through quality educational programs research and scholarly endeavors, and community service.
Primary Purpose of Position
The Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator position will teach nursing courses and develop instructional material related to area assigned. The Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator will evaluate student clinical performance according to established criteria and course objectives. The Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator will perform related duties such as advising students on academic curricula, formal and informal instruction, counseling students, original work or research, preparation of new courses, and serve on various campus and community committees. In addition, the Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator will manage the day-to-day activities of the nursing skills laboratory, including but not limited to teaching and supervising students in guided skills practice, demonstration, skills evaluation, and remediation, maintaining an inventory of supplies and equipment; and ensuring ongoing compliance with the accrediting body standards of safety rules and regulations. The Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator will report directly to the Director of the Experiential and Remediation Learning.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Commitment to diversity and inclusion in fulfillment of the university’s mission; excellent oral and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; excellent analytical skills and reasoned judgment; ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others; candidate must have a minimum of two years of direct client care in clinical setting; three years of teaching experience is desired.
Minimum Education/Experience
The Lecturer/ Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator position requires a Master’s of Science in Nursing.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator position requires an unrestricted North Carolina RN license.
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Function Instructional
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Evaluate, monitor and mentor student academic progress. Assess, review and evaluate student activities and progress. Create a learning environment that enhances the students’ ability t use conceptual thinking and problem-solving skills. Create and maintain skills lab schedules, perform routine skills lab equipment maintenance, create routine supply/equipment order requisitions; provide resources in the skills lab for the mastery of psychomotor and clinical reasoning skills; assist in the developing formal lab skills assessments to meet course outcomes; provide feedback and evaluate student skills assessments in coordination with course faculty; serve as a resource mentor for clinical skills remediation of faculty identified high-risk students; maintain and report quarterly records of student attendance and skill performance in the clinical skills lab setting; provide supervision for clinical skills lab technician. Serve and support functional activities of departmental committees. Participate in departmental and college activities.
Function Research
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Prepare scholarly publications, attend academic conferences and obtain grants. Use research and literature findings to integrate best practices into the clinical skills lab instructional environment.
Function Instructional
Describe the specific tasks and responsibilities related to the function.
Participate in departmental and college activities.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA03079P
Open Date 01/08/2024
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other Document
  3. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)

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