Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning.

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Are you looking to shape the nurses of the future? Have you always thought about teaching? Are you prepared to pass on your knowledge to the next generation of Nurses and Healthcare professionals? We may have the opportunity you have been looking for.

The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions is seeking a Lead Faculty, RN to BSN Program.  This role will be located on ground at our 33rd and Camelback main campus

What you will do:

  • Assist in providing administrative leadership for the RN to BSN Program and supervise faculty in designated program areas
  • Teach undergraduate courses or graduate courses within the requisite discipline meeting the required course load requirements
  • Develop and provide instruction that incorporates current teaching methodologies, technologies and other trends that reflect advances in the requisite discipline educational instruction
  • Engage students within classroom to stimulate discussions for collective learning
  • Incorporate relevant research resources and experiential activities to support course objectives, lectures and learning outcomes
  • Compile bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading
  • Assist students outside classroom hours and actively mentors students
  • Develop and administer forward thinking short and long term learning plans for students’ development and growth
  • Maintain compliance with requirements for program accreditation
  • Assess student performance in accordance with University Assessment Practices
  • Use programmatic data and feedback from stakeholders to improve program outcomes
  • Assist with curriculum design and development; be a sound advocate for change to programs, curriculum and teaching methodologies/pedagogies

What you need:

  • Master’s in Nursing required. Doctorate preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in nursing
  • 5 or more years of related teaching experience preferred
  • Active, unencumbered RN license in Arizona or Compact State
  • Evidence of involvement in one’s professional area (e.g., membership in professional organizations, presentations, research and/or publications)

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan
  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays
  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events
  • Free covered parking
  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program
  • Free on-site gyms at all our office locations

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