Full-Time Nursing Faculty, Psychiatric Nursing Program – Mental Health
Faculty of Health and Community Studies

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).

If you are committed to innovative quality programming, excellence in teaching and practice, and student-centred learning, and you have knowledge and experience in psychiatric/mental health nursing, this may be the right position for you. The Faculty of Health and Community Studies at MacEwan University invites applications from Registered Psychiatric Nurses for a full-time probationary faculty appointment with our diploma and post-diploma degree programs in Psychiatric Nursing at the university’s City Centre Campus in Edmonton. Come join a great team and share your passion for nursing. Become part of a dedicated team of faculty who are moving the program's curriculum forward in some new and exciting directions!

Applicants must have a graduate degree in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, Nursing or a related field and a minimum of three years of registered psychiatric nursing practice. The successful candidate will also have strong interpersonal skills, substantive nursing knowledge, proficiency in clinical practice within psychiatric/mental health care settings, and an appreciation for cultural diversity, critical inquiry and inter-professional collaboration. Licensure or eligibility for licensure with the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta is required. Previous experience in nursing education would be an asset. Faculty will engage in scholarly activities, contribute to curriculum development, and support the mission and values of the program and MacEwan University.

Applicants should attach a covering letter, curriculum vitae and the names of three references.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Probationary
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date Open until suitable candidate is found
Competition No. 15.04.027
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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