Job Description

TPT - CNA Instructor

Posting Numberreq8341
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeAdjunct
Hiring DepartmentValencia Branch
Academic LocationValencia Branch
Benefits EligibleAdjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The UNM - Valencia Campus is seeking a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant.) This will be a continuous recruitment beginning in the summer 2019 semester. Candidates will be selected as needed per semester.

Located about 30 miles south of Albuquerque in rural Valencia county, the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus is a two-year branch campus of the University of New Mexico which functions as a community college in the region and is designated a Hispanic Serving Institution. With an emphasis on teaching excellence, Valencia Campus offers academic transfer programs, technical vocational programs, Adult Basic Education, and Dual Credit High School/College courses to Valencia and Socorro Counties. The faculty and staff serve a student body of over 2,000 credit students per semester.

Best consideration Dates

May 3, 2019 for Summer Semester 2019

June 21, 2019 for Fall Semester 2019

November 1, 2019 for Spring Semester 2020


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Nursing or related field and a Current New Mexico RN Licensure


  • Associate degree in Nursing or related field and a Current New Mexico RN Licensure and 1 year teaching experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year working in a long term care facility
  • Clinical coordinating experience
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
Application InstructionsPlease attach:* Cover Letter* Curriculum Vitae* 3 References

Applicants who are appointed to a UNM faculty position are required to provide an official certification of successful completion of all degree requirements prior to their initial employment with UNM.

For Best ConsiderationThis posting will remain active until 11/1/2019. Anyone who applies for a position under this posting will automatically be considered for openings in subsequent semesters unless they indicate in their cover letter that they are not interested in teaching in specific semesters.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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