Nurse Educator

Term of Employment:  10 Months/hours and location to be determined

Salary Range:  Starting placement to be determined; Dependent on student enrollment, experience and level of education

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Teaches State Approved Nursing Assistant & Certified Caregiver Curriculum, skills lab and/or clinical rotations to high school students.
  • Provide constant supervision of students enrolled in the JTED Nursing Assistant & Certified Caregiver Programs
  • Have thorough knowledge of Pima County JTED policies that pertain to instruction, student discipline, and Arizona State Board of Nursing & Nursing Care Institution Administrators (NCIA) rules and regulations
  • Be responsible for attendance, instruction, supervision, and grading of students, as well as maintain good communication with the Nursing Service Manager and Registrar
  • Assist with the advisor duties of the HOSA CTSO, involving students in activities at the local, state, and national levels
  • Assist learners in identifying learning needs and guides to appropriate resources.
  • Evaluates effectiveness of learning strategies and outcomes of educational activities.
  • Report to the Nursing Service Program Manager
  • Submit reports as requested, including grades, attendance, behavior, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining program certification by the Arizona State Board of Nursing & NCIA as necessary
  • Performs related duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must possess a Career & Technical Education industrial technology certificate in Health Careers or be able to obtain a provisional CTE certificate in Health Careers.
  • Three years practicing as a professional nurse and/or teaching experience to include career/technical/occupational/vocational education in a certified secondary program is
  • Thorough knowledge and application of secondary curriculum and instruction in career/technical/occupational/vocational education, vocational work and apprenticeship programs is
  • One or more years in supervising nursing assistants or possess credit for a course on teaching adults.
  • Maintains licensure as a Registered Nurse in good standing from the Arizona State Board of Nursing.
  • Current negative TB skin test (within the last six months),
  • Proof of MMR immunization required unless born prior to January 1, 1957
  • Current DPS IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

 Key Competencies:

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written

Application Process:

Submit cover letter, resume, three professional reference letters and a copy of certificate(s) via mail, email, fax or deliver to Martha Martinez at the JTED District Office. Open until filled.

Pima County JTED • 2855 W. Master Pieces Drive • Tucson, AZ 85741

(520) 352-JTED (5833) • Fax (520) 352-5842 • mmartinez@pimajted.org

Pima County JTED #11 is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in relation to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, language of origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or marital status. Unless expressly superseded by controlling federal or state statutes, regulations or court decisions, this policy will prevail in all matters concerning staff members, students, the public, educational programs and services and individuals with whom the Joint Board does business.