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Term Certain Instructor, Nursing Education in Southwestern Alberta (NESA)

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Lethbridge College is committed to inclusive recruitment practices by providing reasonable access and accommodations to applicants. If you would like to request an accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact hiringaccommodations@lethbridgecollege.ca. Private information received in relation to the request will only be used to facilitate the recruitment process and will be kept confidential and shared only as needed with the selection committee.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Term Certain Instructor, Nursing Education in Southwestern Alberta (NESA)
Appointment Type Full-time Temporary
Position Dates Aug 2024 to Jun 2025
Hours per week/FTE 35
About the Position
Lethbridge College is recruiting for a 1.0 FTE Term Certain position within the Nursing Education in Southwestern Alberta (NESA) program. The NESA Bachelor of Nursing program is seeking individuals who have a strong passion for nursing and quality nursing education. This is an ideal opportunity for practicing RNs to transition into a teaching position.

The ideal candidate is a collaborative, innovative, and supportive participant within the nursing program and within the Centre for Health and Wellness at Lethbridge College.

The successful applicant must demonstrate:
1. commitment to lifelong learning
2. respect for students and colleagues
3. interest and participation in the goals and objective of the program


Position Details
  • Provides clinical teaching in adult medical/surgical nursing courses with possible deployment to lab and theory teaching if necessary.
  • Supervises and mentors students in clinical or lab environments.
  • Applies and evaluates effective teaching strategies.
  • Encourages and fosters an environment of inquiry, valuing evidence-informed practice.
  • Engages as a member of a faculty team in the development and implementation of course related or curricular initiatives.
  • Participates in Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and/or applied research activities.
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Nursing (BN) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN).
  • 3-5 years of clinical nursing experience.
  • Eligible for, or current registration with, the College of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CRNA).
  • Class 5 driver’s license – clinical commute required.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Clinical expertise in the medical/surgical adult care.
  • 1-3 years of teaching experience.
  • Master’s degree in nursing or related health discipline in progress or completed.
Salary Commensurate with education and experience according to the Faculty Collective Agreement
Working Here
We offer:
  • An exciting opportunity to work with a progressive-minded employer
  • Team-based, collaborative work environment.
  • Benefits package with competitive compensation

Why choose Lethbridge and Lethbridge College

Lethbridge College is learner-focused, with an emphasis on experiential and flexible learning experiences and work-integrated learning.

We have a strong connection to our community and the land. We also promote a work environment that supports professional development and employee wellness, including flexible work arrangements and schedules that allow for work-life balance. In addition, we prioritize equity, diversity, and inclusion across all areas of our campus community.

Lethbridge advantages

Lethbridge offers a relatively low cost of living, with mild winters and sun-filled summers. Outdoor adventures await you in the city’s vast park systems and river valley, and we’re located just an hour and 20 minutes from the mountains. Enjoy the advantages of small-city life while accessing the amenities of a larger city, including arts and culture, sport and recreational facilities, and year-round family-friendly events.

Land Acknowledgement

Located on the traditional lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Lethbridge College is committed to honouring the land from a place of knowing. We honour the Siksikaitsitapi as both the traditional and current Land Keepers of this area, and we welcome all Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples who call Blackfoot territory their home to disclose as such when submitting applications.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

At Lethbridge College, we know we all benefit when the rich diversity of our campus community is fully represented, and all students and employees are included. We are committed to identifying and overcoming systemic barriers that impede individuals from underrepresented groups. We are ready to work together to ensure Lethbridge College is a place where all individuals feel valued for their unique perspectives, skills, and contributions and are afforded equal opportunities to participate in learning, research, and innovation.

We are committed to creating a diverse environment for all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, and age.
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number T24-00370
Open Date 05/21/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Lethbridge College is committed to inclusive recruitment practices by providing reasonable access and accommodations to applicants. If you would like to request an accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact hiringaccommodations@lethbridgecollege.ca. Private information received in relation to the request will only be used to facilitate the recruitment process and will be kept confidential and shared only as needed with the selection committee.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a post-secondary degree in nursing?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you eligible for or currently registered with the College of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CRNA)?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Do you have a Master's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
    • In Progress
  4. * How many years of nursing experience do you have?
    • 1-3
    • 4-6
    • 6+
  5. * Please note: To be eligible for a continuing position, you must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Are you a Canadian citizen or permanent resident?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Recommendation