The Faculty of Nursing at the University of Prince Edward Island has a sessional teaching opportunity in NURS 2230X : ADULT NURSING : TRANSITIONS IN HEALTH, for Summer 2018 session (June 4, 2018 to July 20, 2018).
This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
NURS 2230X ADULT NURSING : TRANSITIONS IN HEALTH
In this course, the student focuses on the experience of illness and the impact of illness, both acute and chronic, on the hospitalized client.
The primary focus is the individual client; however, the individual is considered within the context of the family. Each student has clinical rotations working with adults in a hospital setting who are experiencing an acute episode of illness or an exacerbation of a chronic illness.
Students learn to apply the principles of primary health care to nursing practice in the acute care setting.
Lecture : 3 hours / week
Course Coordination : 1 hour / week
Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing and RN designation with the Association of Registered Nurses of PEI (ARNPEI) is required.
Strong expertise in medical / surgical nursing required. Previous experience in teaching is an asset.
Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster, and to those with experience in teaching university level courses.
Application Instructions :
Curriculum vitae and names of two referees should be sent to :
Faculty of Nursing
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3
Email : gjiwani upei.ca
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.
Closing date for applications is May 8, 2018
UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.