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 part-time Faculty for the FNP Program.  Target start is immediate and please note, this position is a ground or remote position. As a part-time Faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of our academic community.

What we are offering:

  • Part-time faculty role teaching online / remote undergraduate students for the FNP Program
  • The opportunity to contribute to the development of the next generation of Nursing professionals

What you will do:

  • 20 hour work week
  • Teach 2 courses per 16 week semester (40- 50 students)- this could include one ground cohort section
  • Facilitate 3 out of the 6 yearly on campus clinical experiences
  • Ensures educational needs of the students and community are met
  • Administers the program according to the mission, strategic plan, policies, procedures and agreements of the institution
  • Ensures compliance with state and national accreditation standards
  • Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies, i.e. BON
  • Serves as liaison for GCU and other significant community stakeholders
  • Ensures timely communication and information to all stakeholders
  • Attends sessions to facilitate communication and problem resolution between students and the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions
  • Communicates student issues to the appropriate University department for resolution
  • Conducts follow-up call with University departments to ensure problem closure
  • Attend monthly faculty and program curriculum meetings via face to face or virtually
  • Student Office hour requirements:  8 hours per week (face to face or virtual)

What you need:

  • MSN required; Doctorate in Nursing Practice preferred
  • Current, unencumbered, RN Licensure in Arizona or a compact state required
  • Must hold and maintain active National Certification as an FNP
  • Preferred 2 years work experience in a university setting with Advanced Practice Registered Nursing programs
  • Required two years of APRN clinical experience if teaching in the clinical portion of the program
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University

Why work at GCU:

  • Free covered parking, access to our campus activity center and onsite fitness centers
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Employee discounts and incentives
  • Discounts to our hotel and restaurant

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