The UBC School of Nursing is currently inviting applications for Registered Nurses to teach clinical nursing courses offered in the BSN Program.
The clinical courses will take place in the practice setting, from teaching hospitals to community organizations. We accept applications year-round for all the courses offered in our BSN program (listed below), and we will only contact the applicants who have the clinical experience that we are looking for during the specified recruitment periods.
We do keep your application on file and may contact you for future opportunities. Please note the recruitment period is an estimate.JOB DESCRIPTION
To assist with the planning, implementation and evaluation of the clinical component of Nursing Undergraduate Program
To educate students in a participatory, interactive and inclusive environment to develop competency and capacity for critical judgment, decision-making and mastery of entry level competencies within the broader context of comprehensive patient / client care.
Collaborates with, works closely with and reports to the Course Lead and the Associate Director, Undergraduate Programs as required.
Actively participates in the teaching of nursing competencies in the clinical practice skills labs (simulation, or otherwise)
Clinical supervision of a group of students in a hospital or community health setting.
Assigns students to provide direct care to patient / client
Assesses students' initial skills level and identifies the need for teaching of new skills
Monitors and evaluates students' skills performance to ensure that accepted professional practice standards are maintained.
Directs supervision and teaching of skills as appropriate to direct patient care in the clinical setting
Attends orientation sessions, such as Clinical Associate General Orientation and Site Orientation at clinical sites, as necessary
Assists Course Lead with the theoretical component of clinical coursework, such as grading required papers or delivering lecture(s)
Participates in team activities relative to planning, implementing and evaluating the clinical component of the undergraduate program
Attends team meetings, as required
Works independently and interdependently in clinical settings
Performs other related duties as required.
Undergraduate degree in Nursing & Registered Nurse with CRNBC; Masters Preferred
At least two years of experience in a clinical practice.
Strong clinical background in one of the following : Medical / Surgical (Acute and Subacute Care)MaternityPediatricsMental HealthPrimary / Community Health
Teaching experience and / or a keen interest in teaching
Exceptional interpersonal skills.
Good standing as a member of CRNBC
NURSING UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM
TERM 1 (September December)
Introductory Adult / Older Adult
Hiring Period : May August
Hiring For : Medical and Surgical (Subacute)
TERM 2 (January April)
Introductory Maternity & Pediatrics (Concurrent)
Hiring Period : October December
Hiring For : Maternity and Pediatrics
TERM 3 (May - July)
Advanced Adult / Older Adult
Hiring Period : January April
Hiring For : Medical and Surgical (Acute Care)
TERM 4 (September December)
Primary Health Care & Mental Health Care (Concurrent)
Hiring Period : May August
Hiring For : Primary / Community Health and Mental Health
TERM 5 (January April)
Consolidated Practice (Preceptorship)
Not Applicable for Clinical Instruction
BENEFITS AND PERKS
During your contract here at UBC, with your UBC Card, you will receive :
Free admission to the Museum of Anthropology, Beaty Biodiversity Museum, UBC Botanical Garden and Nitobe Garden, Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, and other attractions on campus
Staff discounts for programs, classes, and drop-in sessions at UBC Recreation, including discounted membership rates to the new Aquatic Centre and the ARC Fitness Centre
Access to books, articles, databases, and journals at the UBC Library and the online database
UBC School of Nursing Professional Development Day
UBC Professional Development Fund and tuition fee waivers, MSP, Extended Health Benefits, Dental, and Employee and Family Assistance Program (must meet UBC Human Resources eligibility requirements)