DIVERSITY STATEMENT

MacEwan University is committed to fostering the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion within our community, and we are dedicated to removing barriers that have been historically encountered and are currently experienced by some members of our society. We welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, racialized persons, visible minorities, women, persons with disabilities, sexual and gender minorities, and members of all equity-deserving groups. We believe that the diversity of our students, staff, and faculty serve as a strength of our institution and benefit to society. We are committed to ensuring full and inclusive participation for all in our community.

Careers

People who teach. People who research. People who support. People who inspire. This is who we are. In 2021, MacEwan University was named one of Canada’s best employers by Forbes Magazine and was the top Alberta-based employer on the list. Want to be a part of this great team? Available opportunities are listed below.

Sessional Instructor (Clinical)
Faculty of Nursing

About Us

MacEwan University is where caring faculty help people connect their passions to their future paths. Located in the heart of Edmonton's diverse and dynamic downtown community, and on the traditional lands of Treaty 6 First Nations and homelands of the Métis people, MacEwan is known for exceptional undergraduate learning. With its dedication to teaching excellence, informed by scholarly research, innovation, and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to human rights, environmental sustainability, and opportunities for community engagement. We are committed to creating an equitable, diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community for all peoples, cultures, and identities.

Our comprehensive undergraduate university offers 59 programs to more than 18,000 full- and part-time students in business, communications, community and human services, design, fine and performing arts, health, humanities, natural science, nursing, public safety, and social science. Through a wide array of experiential learning opportunities, and strategic relationships in the community, we partner with others to produce graduates of stature. Along with a robust grounding in their chosen disciplines, MacEwan students are given durable life skills that prepare them to take on the world.

MacEwan University has a long-standing history of providing quality nursing education that prepares graduates to lead and succeed in nursing practice, and beyond. The Faculty of Nursing includes the Departments of: Nursing Foundations; Human Health and Science; Nursing Practice; Health Systems and Sustainability; and Professional Nursing and Allied Health. Courses delivered within these five departments are affiliated with the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Bachelor of Psychiatric Nursing, the Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing, and other continuing education credentials and learning experiences.

Opportunity

Applications are invited for sessional nursing instructors to teach in the clinical setting with opportunities starting in November 2021 and January 2022. You will have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree in nursing, unencumbered active licensure with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA), and/or the College and Association of Psychiatric Nursing of Alberta (CRPNA) and three years recent clinical experience in acute care, mental health, community health, and/or obstetrics. Travel is required and some clinical opportunities may be available in the central Alberta area. Applicants are required to adhere to clinical placement policies and guidelines, as well as meet the requisite skills and abilities of the applicable nursing profession. Successful candidates will demonstrate enthusiasm for teaching, a student-centered approach to learning, and strong understanding of nursing practice.

Questions about this opportunity should be directed to Kathleen Miller, Department Chair, Health Systems and Sustainability, at millerk@macewan.ca.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae to careers@macewan.ca. Only applications received electronically will be considered. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply

To apply, go to https://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. If you require assistance, please contact us at careers@macewan.ca.

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

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

MacEwan University is committed to fostering the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion within our community, and we are dedicated to removing barriers that have been historically encountered and are currently experienced by some members of our society. We welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, racialized persons, visible minorities, women, persons with disabilities, sexual and gender minorities, and members of all equity-deserving groups. We believe that the diversity of our students, staff, and faculty serve as a strength of our institution and benefit to society. We are committed to ensuring full and inclusive participation for all in our community.

Accessibility Statement

We strive to provide an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, beginning with the hiring process. If you require accommodation, we want to ensure you have the support you need to showcase your abilities. Please contact humanresources@macewan.ca and we will support you to the best of our ability.

Category Sessional
Salary Commensurate with qualifications
Closing Date A review of applications will begin November 15, and continue until a suitable candidate is found
Competition No. 21.11.192
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