Nursing Instructor (Medical Surgical & Generalist)

College of the Canyons
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
United States

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Job Description

College of the Canyons

Nursing Instructor

(Medical Surgical & Generalist),

A Full-Time Tenure Track Faculty Position

Position # ACA20-358

Review Date: June 11, 2021

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The Santa Clarita Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As presented in our District Strategic Plan, which focuses on Access, Engagement, and Success, “Equity, inclusion, and diversity are not goals in themselves, but ideologies embedded in all actions and planning across all departments and functions of our college and its two campuses.

College of the Canyons is part of the Santa Clarita Community College District and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), enrolling approximately 32,000 students each academic year. College of the Canyons has a diverse student population that reflects our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve.

We value the ability to serve students from a broad range of cultural heritages, socioeconomic backgrounds, genders, abilities, and orientations. The successful candidate must be an equity-minded individual committed to collaborating with faculty, classified staff, administration, students and community partners who share our commitment to closing equity gaps. The Santa Clarita Community College District seeks leaders possessing a strong grounding in academic and student services programs and a thorough understanding of the primary mission of the community college. We seek employees that value mentorship and working in a collegial, collaborative environment, who are conscientious risk takers and transformational leaders guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve their educational goals.


College of the Canyons is seeking a faculty leader in the area of Nursing. This is a 10-MONTH professional, full-time tenure track position beginning August 13, 2021. The position may include a combination of teaching, department, college, and community leadership functions. Assignment may include day, evening, and weekend duties at all District sites.


*Applicants who meet equivalent qualifications must also submit a Request for Equivalency Form.

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Job Requirements
Master’s degree in Nursing AND at least one year’s experience as a registered nurse providing direct patient care* within the last five (5) years;
Completion of one (1) academic year** of teaching courses, within the last five (5) years, related to nursing or a course which includes practice in teaching nursing. *The BRN defines direct patient care as in a hospital setting. **Defined as two semesters. 
Possession of a current California RN License
Must provide copy of BRN approval form for prior teaching experience upon hire if applicable
Must be willing to remediate to a specialty
Must provide letter verifying gerontology experience upon hire