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University of Colorado Lecturer - Nursing in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Description

The Department of Nursing in the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs will establish and maintain a pool of Clinical Lecturers from which future appointments to temporary, non-tenure track positions will be made. Appointments are part-time (less than 50% time) and will be made semester-by-semester. Temporary Lecturer appointments are not eligible for group health and life insurance benefits or leave accrual. Pay rate is dependent on the number of courses taught.

The position is responsible for teaching various courses at the clinical sites for the Department of Nursing. Specialties include Medical-Surgical, Pediatric, Maternal Child Care, Mental Health and Community Health.

The Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at http://www.uccs.edu/bethel at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is a distinguished and innovative college providing excellence in education, scholarship, and practice in the health professions, facilitating collaboration for the promotion of a healthy community. The college currently serves 1400 students (80% undergraduate and 20% graduate) through its programs in the Department of Nursing, the Department of Health Sciences, and the Department of Human Physiology and Nutrition.

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs at http://www.uccs.edu/ (UCCS) is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over 12,400 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. UCCS is among the fastest growing universities in the state and is consistently ranked as one of the top Western regional universities by U.S. News & World Report. Colorado Springs, (pop. 400K ) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreational and cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S.

Colorado Springs (pop. 500K ) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreational and cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S. at https://realestate.usnews.com/places/rankings/best-places-to-live

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The University of Colorado is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To assist in achieving this goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective applicants being considered for employment. Background investigation includes a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history check.

For the purposes of FLSA, this position has been determined to be exempt from (not eligible for) overtime under FLSA.

UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for people with disabilities by contacting the Office of Human Resources at (719) 255-3372.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the established essential functions and meet the physical and environment demands described satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, ability, physical and environmental conditions required of the employee on the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, physical and environmental demands.

Applicants with disabilities: If you have a mental or physical impairment, which limits one of your major life activities (e.g. walking, hearing, seeing, speaking, breathing, or learning) and require special accommodations for testing or interviewing, it is your responsibility to notify the office scheduling the interview or test at least 3 working days before the interview or test date. If you need special accommodations at the work site, you must notify the appointing authority or Human Resources.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • MSN, or a BSN and actively enrolled in a graduate program with anticipated graduation in 2021

  • Active, non-encumbered Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) or Colorado RN license

  • Minimum of three (3) years of work experience in the area of nursing specialty

Preferred Requirements:

  • Previous academic teaching experience

Job: Faculty

Primary Location: Colorado Springs

Job Category Faculty

Department C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus

Schedule Part-time

Posting Date Jun 17, 2020

Unposting Date May 31, 2021, 11:59:00 PM

Posting Contact Name Evonne Young

Posting Contact Email iyoung@uccs.edu

Posting Number 00716624

Req ID: 18717

The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

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