North Short Community College PT Instructor, Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide in Danvers, Massachusetts

PT Instructor, Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide


Department:Division Corporate and Professional Education

Locations:Danvers, MA

Posted:Dec 5, 2018

Closes:Mar 31, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT

Type:PT No Benefits


About North Shore Community College:

NSCC is one of 15 Massachusetts community colleges. The college serves 26 cities and towns along the coastal region from north metropolitan Boston to Cape Ann. Since its founding in 1965, NSCC has grown from a single building to three campuses, and from five to nearly 90 academic programs of study. The college has an urban campus in downtown Lynn, a suburban campus in Danvers and a cosmetology and culinary center in Middleton. Nearly 35,000 students have graduated from NSCC. The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Job Description:

The Division of Corporate and Professional Education invite applications for the following anticipated instructor vacancy for spring 2019:

PT Instructor, Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide

Location: Danvers Campus

Dates: April 8, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Day: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

Time: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Provide training for Nurse Assistant, Home Health Care, and Hand and Hand Dementia programs. Know and follow state Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Quality guidelines for CNA/HHA curriculum, to include the following topics: communications and interpersonal skills; infection control; safety and emergency procedures, promoting residents independence; respecting patients' rights. Prepare and keep materials for, and participate in periodic state on-site review to maintain DPH certification. Course is comprised of 88 hours classroom/lab hours and 24 hours supervision in a residential health care facility.


  • Registered Nurse with a minimum of an Associate's Degree in Nursing with a current Massachusetts RN license.

  • At least two years nursing experience

  • At least two years of experience providing long-term care services

  • At least one year experience in lesson planning, lesson delivery, student evaluation and remediation in a health care setting

  • Experience supervising nurse aides

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Communication skills that demonstrate sensitivity to adult learners, non-native English speakers, and diversely prepared students. Bilingual skills a plus.

  • Experience with post-secondary learning programs.

  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative.

  • Experience interacting with culturally diverse populations.

Additional Information:

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

North Shore Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.

Application Instructions:

Please submit a resume along with a cover letter, indicating how your experience matches the qualifications of the position.

Candidates selected for interviews will be required to bring an unofficial academic transcript to the interview.

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