Carthage College invites qualified applicants for a Clinical Facilitator position in the Nursing Department. The Clinical Facilitator is responsible for assisting undergraduate nursing students to successfully complete the Carthage College BSN program by planning, coordinating, and implementing student-centered, clinical instruction in the psychomotor skills lab, simulation laboratories, and affiliated clinical organizations, and providing formative and summative evaluations of the students’ performance. This position is an extension of the course director and supports student learning through Socratic questioning to connect theory principles with clinical judgment.
The College is currently looking for individuals who can teach fundamentals of nursing clinical sections. Clinical sections are six (6) hours a day, twice per week for fourteen (14) weeks.
Required Education, Experience and Licensure
- A master’s degree in nursing.
- At least 2 years of clinical nursing experience in an applicable field of nursing.
- Evidence of immunizations and CPR certification congruent with Department of Nursing policies.
- Thorough knowledge of health assessment, medications, treatments, diagnoses, and the ability to relate these aspects of patient care to problem-solving/critical thinking skill development in students.
- Ability to operationalize the philosophy, mission, and values of the Department of Nursing.
- An unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin.
How to Apply
Apply online. This position will remain open until it is filled. Interested candidates should submit a single PDF file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references to the “Resume Upload” section.
Questions regarding this position can be addressed to Frank D. Hicks, PhD, RN, CNE, Professor and Director of Nursing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.