Full-Time Nursing Faculty Wanted - Brookfield, WI
at Herzing University

Date Posted: 9/9/2017

Job Description

Herzing's Brookfield, Wisconsin campus is  looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic, and passionate Nurse who wants to turn our students' passions into rewarding careers.  We are currently looking for one full-time Faculty member to teach in our Bachelor's of Science in Nursing program. You, better than most, understand how complex the Nursing profession is, and how it regularly evolves and grows. This position will provide you with the opportunity to bridge the gap between the theory and practice, as you engage our students with:
  • intimate class sizes
  • labs and simulation environments
  • practical clinical experience
How do I know if I am qualified for this position? All qualified applicants will be prepared to demonstrate the following: 
  • Currently or will to live in or within commuting distance of Southeastern Wisconsin (Brookfield, where the campus is located, is a western suburb of Milwaukee).
  • You hold an unencumbered license in the state of Wisconsin as a Registered Nurse.
  • A Master’s in Nursing.
  • Some experience in the ICU or ER, geriatrics, med. surgery, or a related area of Nursing.
  • You must be able to meet the mental and physical requirements in the classroom, labs, and clinical sites (see the physical requirements summarized below).
  • While not technically a requirement of the job, some teaching experience will of course be helpful too.
        How do I know if this this position is right for me?  Nobody can answer this question for you, but in our experience those who excel and enjoy a career as a Nursing Educator will have the following characteristics:
  • You will be be passionate about the Nursing profession, and the impact Nurses have on patient outcomes.
  • You are someone who can be described as creative and can take initiative.
  • You will regularly demonstrate your commitment to your students' success.
Herzing University offers full-time employees a competitive benefits package, many of which are available on your first day. Not only health and wellness benefits, but also a generous Tuition Waiver Program for full-time employees (and eligible dependents) after one year of employment, and referral bonuses. Summary of Primary Responsibilities A full job description will be provided during the interview process when it will be discussed what this specific role will be, but the position's responsibilities fall into eight basic areas. 
  • Subject Matter Expertise
  • Effective Communication 
  • Pedagogical Mastery
  • Operational Excellence
  • Appreciation and Promotion of Diversity 
  • Assessment of Student Learning 
  • Utilization of Technology to Enhance Teaching and Learning
  • Continuous Improvement
These competencies, as identified by the University’s academic community, encompass the knowledge, skills, and behaviors essential to a faculty member’s success in the classroom and provide the basis for the faculty hiring, evaluation and development process. Physical Requirements In addition to teaching in the classroom, developing relationships with our clinical partner sites in the Southeaster Wisconsin area, and meeting with students during office hours, this position also has a clinical component. When applying to this job, you are confirming that you are able to do the following, both in the classroom and at our clinical sites:
  • Consistently communicate using the spoken word with students, staff and colleagues.
  • Visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess.
  • Operate equipment specific to programmatic track, personal computer, audio-visual equipment, clinical equipment, etc.
  • In addition to the above requirements, for programs that include a clinical component, all faculty must be able to:
  • Stand and/or walk for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
  • Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects.
  • Ability to see and hear within normal parameters.
  • Lift up to 25 pounds.
ADA Disclaimer:  In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation.  All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis. #CB

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Brookfield, WI
  • Job Type: Education
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 9/9/2017

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Herzing University, a private nonprofit institution, encompasses 11 campuses in eight states, a continuing education division, and an online division. Founded in Milwaukee in 1965, today the University offers career-focused, convenient and caring education for master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degrees, diplomas and continuing education in the fields of technology, business, healthcare, design and public safety.

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Herzing has developed a framework of behaviors and attributes that support a successful and meaningful career. This framework is called the “P.R.I.C.E. of Success.” Herzing believes students who apply themselves and embody the P.R.I.C.E. of Success characteristics will more likely reach their full human potential.
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