Sessional Instructor - School of Nursing (Winter 2017)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Date of Posting: 
November 24, 2016
School of Nursing
Sessional Instructor
Winter 2017

The School of Nursing, University of Prince Edward Island has a sessional teaching opportunity in N102 Foundations of Nursing II, in Winter 2017academic year.  This position is subject to budgetary approval.

Students are introduced to the theoretical concept of caring for clients within a primary health care context. Using primary health care as a framework, nursing concepts are explored and strategies for nursing care considered. Students begin to develop a conceptual framework to guide their nursing practice while working with clients in long term care settings.

Lecture: 3 hours per week

Applicants must have a Masters’ 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 two letters of reference should be sent to:

Dr. Gulrose Jiwani, Dean
School of Nursing
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3
Phone:  (902)566-0788
Fax:  (902)566-0777

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 December 8, 2016

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.
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