Nursing Instructor (Medical/Surgical) (One or More)

Saddleback College

Mission Viejo, CA

ID: 7090328 (Ref.No. scj-11942)
Posted: December 8, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications:
For this position, employees must have at least one of the following: 

1. Master’s in nursing from an accredited college or university; OR 
2. Bachelor’s in nursing AND Master’s in health education or health science from an accredited college or university; OR 
3. The minimum qualifications as set by the Board of Registered Nursing, whichever is higher; OR 
4. Valid California Community College instructor credential appropriate to the subject per Education Code 87355 (issued prior to July 1, 1990); OR 
5. A combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of items 1 or 2 above.

Applicants must also have: 

Current and unencumbered California RN license.  

Clinical affiliate requirements, such as backgrounds, immunizations, and drug testing.  

Master’s degree, or higher, from an accredited college or university must include course work in nursing, education or administration.  
 
Commitment to equity and diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff.  The applicant must be able to demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded practices within an educational environment.

Desired Qualifications:
Preference will be given to those candidates demonstrating a high level of expertise on the basis of: 

· Expertise in culturally responsive teaching in nursing, particularly as it relates to the relevance of being appropriately responsive to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of people who share a common and distinctive racial, national, religious, linguistic or cultural heritage to student’s lives, interest, and communities; demonstrated ability to address equity gaps of racially minoritized groups within nursing and healthcare delivery. 

· Recent experience working with diverse student populations such as African Americans, Latinx, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders and other marginalized groups. 

· Theory and clinical-based experience in medical-surgical nursing and willingness to remediate in Pediatrics, Women’s Health/Obstetrics, Psychiatric Mental Health, or Gerontology within six months of hire. 

· Within the last five years, classroom and clinical teaching experiences in a collegiate environment. 

· Knowledge of curriculum design and development and the recent developments with National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) Next Gen 2023. 

· Knowledge of active pedagogical strategies including flipped classroom and revolving case studies. 

· Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with peers, staff and students, and work within a team. 

Assignment Type:
Full Time, Tenure Track

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Resume / CV

  2. Cover Letter

  3. Transcript 1

  4. License or Certificate



Optional Documents

  1. Transcript 2

  2. Transcript 3

  3. Letter of Recommendation 1

  4. Letter of Recommendation 2

  5. Letter of Recommendation 3

  6. Other Doc

  7. Foreign Transcript Evaluation 1







At the South Orange County Community College District, our goal as an academic community is to sustain a working environment that fosters and celebrates diversity, promotes and rewards excellence, and is welcoming to all. An exemplary academic community promotes an inclusive environment that best prepares our faculty, staff, and students to live, work, and contribute in a global society. The Plan reflects the District's commitment to equal employment opportunity and outlines the active steps that ensure nondiscriminatory practices.