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Nursing Foundations Instructor

Posted on September 29, 2021

School: Dauphin County Technical School

Type: full-time

Nursing Foundations Instructor


The Dauphin County Technical School is a comprehensive high school with 1,100 students, grades 9-12. We have an immediate opening for a Nursing Foundations Instructor (CIP 51.9999) to join our team. The candidate must have four (4) years of wage-earning work experience as a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), which includes one year in the provision of a licensed long-term care facility. The candidate must also be licensed as an RN in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, must meet the qualifications to teach the “PA Nurse Aide Program” as a Primary Instructor, and must be able to relate well with high-school aged students, work independently and prepare lessons that support students learning and skill development, including clinical experiences.

 Candidate must be willing to complete necessary coursework to earn a vocational teaching certification, or currently possess a PA Vocational Teaching Certificate. Prior teaching experience is not required.

 Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, PDE 6004 Form, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Send documents to Linda Hammaker, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is until October 13 or until the position is filled. EOE