Warner Pacific College’s Mission: Warner Pacific is a Christ-centered, urban, liberal arts College dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds with an education that prepares them to engage actively in a constantly changing world. Our hiring practices reflect our missional commitment to being a Christ-centered institution.
Warner Pacific College’s Commitment to Diversity: Warner Pacific College is committed to hiring staff and faculty with an intentionality that demonstrates the importance of having an employee community that reflects the racial and ethnic diversity of the students we serve. Persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Summary Description: The Adjunct Instructor for Nursing reports to the Dean of Nursing and is responsible for teaching upper division nursing course and/or providing clinical oversight and instruction at health-related agencies in the metropolitan Portland area. Terms in the RN to BSN program typically run five weeks in our Adult Degree Program and serve students who already have an RN license. Another program is in the planning stages to serve traditional nursing majors on the main campus.
Teach assigned courses, including lecture and laboratory sections as assigned, in nursing, modeling current best practices in teaching, and demonstrating a commitment to sound andragogical and pedagogical practices. Courses may include, but are not limited to, RN Transition Course and Clinical; The Role of the Nurse as a Manager of Care; Nursing Research, Statistics, and Evidence-Based Practice; Health Promotion and Assessment for RNs and Clinical; Diversity, Equity, and Advocacy; Epidemiology and Population Health; Family Care and Community Health and Clinical; Leadership/Management and Professional Role (Capstone).
Advise and mentor students during the course.
Clearly communicate to students when and how to secure instruction and feedback outside of regular course meeting hours.
Provide prompt and thorough feedback to students to ensure their ability to incorporate changes before subsequent assignments.
Work collegially with faculty, staff, and students.
Understand and promote the mission, values, and core themes of Warner Pacific College.
Exhibit excellent communication skills in all interactions with faculty, staff, and students.
Participate in the professional development opportunities provided by the institution.
Adhere to college policies and procedures.
Demonstrate a commitment to a Christian liberal arts education by upholding the mission of the college and abiding by the Employment Standards and Lifestyle Agreement.
Exhibit commitment to inclusiveness and sensitivity in areas of national origin, ethnicity, culture, gender and disabilities.
Graduate degree in nursing and teaching experience required.
Immersion in principles of evidence-based practice and inter-professional practice and education.
Professional experience in the field.
College teaching experience in relevant curriculum.
Experience working with diverse populations.
Warner Pacific is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. We, therefore, encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Warner Pacific College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse workforce of committed Christians from all racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds
To Apply: In order to be considered an applicant for this position, please complete our online employment application at www.warnerpacific.edu/jobs. Click “Apply Now” to complete the online application, and submit the following:
Cover letter with names/contact information for three professional references
Warner Pacific College is a Christ-centered urban liberal arts college dedicated to providing students from diverse backgrounds an education that prepares them to engage actively in a constantly changing world.
The College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. We, therefore, encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contrib...ute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Warner Pacific provides equal opportunity for employment and advancement for all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status and any other status protected by laws and regulations to which Warner Pacific is subject. All employment decisions, including hiring, promotions, compensation, benefits, transfers, and terminations are made in a manner that does not discriminate against individuals in the categories discussed above. Because Warner Pacific is a Christian liberal arts college, the college exercises its legal right to hire Christian employees to fulfill its mission and purpose.