FT Faculty-Prog. Director-Practical Nursing Program-Extended - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job Description:

College Goals:  BHCC is a progressive institution guided by seven goals: to create pathways and partnerships to promote student success; to demonstrate strength through diversity; to develop and cultivate college-wide sustainability initiatives; to expand technology throughout the College; to foster wellness, growth and life-long learning; to identify and close workforce gaps; and to institute a culture of evidence and accountability. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.

Full-time Tenure Track Faculty Requirements: BHCC seeks full-time faculty who demonstrate a passion for teaching and a desire to join faculty and staff to expand and create new strategies for student success.  Faculty must be experienced in teaching in learning communities or willing to become proficient in learning community pedagogy and practice once hired, as well as be adept in the assessment of learning outcomes and in the use of technology in the classroom. Additionally, BHCC seeks faculty who value advising students and wish to contribute fully to the life of the College.  Faculty may be assigned courses at one or more of the College's locations.  Ability to instruct online is a plus.  Further, applicants must have proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population.

Letter of application should address the above requirements as well as qualifications For This Position.

Position Description: The Program Director for the Practical Nursing Program will report to the Dean of Nurse Education, Medical Imaging and will be responsible for the organization, administration, periodic review, planning, development and general effectiveness of the Practical Nursing Program. The Director will be responsible for meeting Board of Registration in Nursing (BORN) requirements and National League of Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC) accreditation standards. The Program Director will teach didactic and clinical courses.


  • Teach Practical Nursing courses
  • Provide clinical instruction to Practical Nursing Program students
  • Evaluate, maintain and assess clinical affiliates to ensure that these sites provide students with education that meets the standards of quality for accreditation
  • Evaluate student performance in the classroom and clinical setting using outcomes-based assessment
  • Utilize a variety of appropriate teaching strategies to promote students' critical thinking skills
  • Develop instructional material consistent with course objectives
  • Participate in determining appropriate goals and objectives of practical nursing courses and assist in developing course standards
  • Teach in learning communities and engage students in community service
  • Use new simulations and computer technologies in the classroom.
  • Maintain expertise and currency in the area of teaching responsibility.
  • Comply with the duties as stipulated in the Massachusetts Community College Council Collective Bargaining Agreement


  • Master's degree in Nursing and current licensure or eligibility as a Registered Nurse in Massachusetts

  • Five years experience in Nursing or its equivalent within the last eight years

  • Working knowledge of PNP Self-Study

  • Three years teaching experience in a Practical Nursing Program

Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Recently re-certified as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream, BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than 50 percent are women.

We are looking for individuals aligned with our institutional values of access and success, excellence and innovation, economic and social justice, inclusiveness and equity, civic engagement and service, kindness and respect, and accountability and transparency. Individuals with a dedication to a dynamic educational environment, investment in the social and economic well-being of all, and belief in student-centered learning in an engaging, supportive environment are sought to fill the following position.

Living in Boston
Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America. Twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offer more than 600,000 residents the opportunity to taste, touch, and experience things from all over the world. Neighbors benefit from exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, and a solid network of parks, community centers, and libraries. For more information about Boston go to: http://www.cityofboston.gov/residents.

Additional Information

Salary Range:  $80,000.00-$85,000.00. Actual Salary Will Be Commensurate With Education and Experience in Accordance with MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Relocation Stipend May Be Available.

Effective Date: To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received By May 5, 2016.

Application Instructions

Submit a Cover Letter Addressing the Required Qualifications, Resume and Contact Information for 3 References through the URL: https://bhcc.interviewexchange.com. Please make sure you fill out the online application. Fax transcript files over 2MB's to (617)-228-3328.

Keyword Phrases

  • Practical Nursing Program
  • Achieving the Dream
  • Embrace Diversity
  • LifeMap
  • Nursing Education
  • Community College Health Sciences
  • Academic Administration
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter