NURS 361 - Psychiatric Mental Health
College of Education, Health and Human Services
California State University San Marcos' School of Nursing seeks a part-time lecturer for the Undergraduate Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing lecture and/or lab in the BSN and Accelerated BSN program. The theory and clinical course addresses psychiatric mental health nursing care across the lifespan in acute inpatient, urgent care and outpatient settings with various cultural/ethnic groups. The course introduces students to the major psychiatric disorders, application of the nursing process in providing therapeutic nursing care to acute and chronic psychiatric and mental health patients, therapeutic communication skills and principals of health promotion.
Minimum qualifications for the position include: An earned Master's Degree in Nursing is preferred and applicants with a BSN currently working in direct patient care may apply. Applicants must have state licensure by the California Board of Registered Nursing and be approved to teach this course.
Timeline: Applications may be reviewed as early as November 1, 2012, however, the position will remain open until filled.
An offer of employment shall be contingent upon successful completion of a background check per the San Diego Nursing Education Consortium requirements. Should the results of a background check not be successful, any offer will be withdrawn and/or employment terminated. Falsification of information may also be cause for termination of employment, corrective action, or rejection.
California State University San Marcos, an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, is strongly committed to equity and diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of candidates in terms of race, sexual orientation and identity, gender, age, and disability or veteran's status.
The university is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.
CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities for more information.