Thompson Rivers University

Thompson Rivers University

Sessional - Faculty

Canada

Closing soon

Application Restrictions

Open to both Internal and external

Job Type

Faculty (Sessional)

Posting In effect from

7/2/2024

Closing Application Date

22/2/2024

Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.

Instructional Type

Academic/Career(max 24 credits)

Anticipated Start Date

6/5/2024

Position End Date (If Applicable)

9/8/2024

DUTIES

The School of Nursing, Master of Nursing - Nurse Practitioner program has two sessional positions available and requires the services of two Subject Matter Experts to teach the clinical component and the theory component of NURS 5450. The focus of NURS 5450 is on health promotion, illness prevention, and therapeutic management of episodic, urgent and chronic health conditions common to primary care practice with emphasis on adults.

The successful applicants will work under the guidance of the MN-NP Coordinator, and in collaboration with NP faculty to provide course content for the clinical and theory components appropriate to the level required for MN-NP students. In addition, the successful applicants will collaborate with each other, as course partners, simultaneously teaching the clinical and theory components of the course. Experience teaching nurse practitioner students with a focus on adults is an asset.

QUALIFICATIONS

• PhD (or equivalent) is preferred • MN-NP qualification is required • Current NP registration in a Canadian jurisdiction in good standing without limits or conditions, and/or eligibility for registration with BCCNM • Three (3) years full time or equivalent in the role of a Nurse Practitioner • Evidence of continuous learning in your area of nursing • An understanding of, and experience in, the Canadian healthcare system

Pay Band

$2,500.48 - $2,500.48 ( Sessional Faculty - Academic (per credit) )

Location

Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)

# of Hires Needed

2

Organizational Unit

Thompson Rivers University -> School of Nursing -> Master of Nursing - Nurse Practitioner

Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:

Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to hiring based on merit with a focus on fostering diversity of thought within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, Indigenous, Black and People of Colour, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

NOTE: To learn more about Thompson Rivers University or living in Kamloops or Williams Lake please visit our Careers website. External Candidates invited to interview will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview.

Job details

Title

Sessional - Faculty

Employer

Thompson Rivers University

Location

Canada

Published

February 08, 2024

Application deadline

February 22, 2024

Job type

Lecturer

Field

Medicine

About the employer

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) was established in 1970 as a public academic and Research University. Located in Kamloops, BC, Canada is the main campus of the university. Many global leaders and people in business have graduated from TRU. It has distance and online education programs with TRU Open Learning division.

The inaugural convocation of TRU was held on March 31, 2005. The first official visit at the university was made by Prime Minister Paul Martin. On-campus, 15,500 students are studying a variety of programs.

Programs are from these schools and faculties; Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Adventure, School of Business and Economics, School of Nursing, Faculty of Education and Social Work, Culinary Arts and Tourism, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Student Development, and School of Trades and Technology.

The university is in the vicinity of the commercial districts and residential areas. And next door to Tournament Capital Center that is Kamloops' biggest recreational centre. Also, the University offers various outdoor adventures and cultural activities around its campus.

With TRU's World division, they have many international partners. With 26,000 studying students on the campus or through distance and online learning, the university provide 140 on-campus programs and 60 open learning programs. It has 2000+ employees including academic faculty, staff and administration.

TRU provides its students with academic research, extracurricular activities for community services. Most students from are from China, India and Saudi Arabia with other 70 countries.

33,000+ Canadian Alumni and 15,000+ International Alumni have graduated from TRU's undergraduate, graduate and vocational training programs. The TRU Alum stay connected with AlumNights that happen in Vancouver and Victoria. The notable alumni of TRU are Canadian actor Lorne Cardinal, Canadian novelist and former professor at the University of British Columbia, Steven Galloway; and Kamar Burke, Canadian retired professional basketball player.

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