Professional Nursing Tutor

US-IL-Addison
Job ID
2017-94075
Institution
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Department
Academics
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status
Non-Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

Are you passionate about student success and interested in making a positive impact on future nurses? 

 

At Chamberlain College of Nursing, we believe if we take extraordinary care of our students, we will graduate extraordinary nurses who can have a significant and positive impact on healthcare around the world. This is the concept of Chamberlain Care™.

 

Collaborating with academic partners, faculty and staff, the Professional Nursing Tutor is instrumental in helping Chamberlain students during their academic program and as they prepare for success with the NCLEX-RN exam. Working with students individually and in small groups, the Tutor will assess learning styles, identify strengths, and discover opportunities for academic development. Creating and implementing personalized remediation plans, the Tutor is an important partner for our students as they prepare for academic and professional success. 

 

 

Responsibilities

 

 In this role, you will:

  • Plan and lead individual and collaborative group sessions that encourage student engagement and academic development
  • Facilitate subject matter comprehension and practical application of key course objectives
  • Engage a diverse student body comprised of a variety of ages, cultural backgrounds, ethnicities and academic preparation
  • Help students build test-taking skills, study strategies and time management techniques as they complete their academic program and prepare for examinations (course, standardized, and professional/NCLEX-RN)
  • Assist with assessing the academic needs, developing and documenting plans for remediation
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of subject matter and the essential elements assessed in NCLEX-RN exam
  • Communicate academic progress of students to the Assistant Dean of Academic Success, documenting progress using Tutortrac®
  • Demonstrate passion for education, student success, professional behavior and accountability in meeting service standards

 

 

Qualifications

 

 You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you have:

 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and at least 1 year of recent professional nursing experience (an MSN or master’s in nursing education is preferred)
  • At least 1 year of experience teaching, precepting, tutoring, training, student advising or providing student-facing academic support
  • A current unencumbered nursing license (RN)
  • Genuine passion for nursing, education, and lifelong learning
  • Exceptional subject matter expertise with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite® software
  • A flexible schedule with availability to tutor on evenings or weekends as/if needed  

DeVry Education Group is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

 

Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today. 

 

Who We Are

Chamberlain University is a rapidly-expanding university rich with opportunities for growth and offering competitive wages and benefits. If you enjoy being a part of an exciting team and working in a collaborative, dynamic environment, then Chamberlain University might be right for you.

Through Chamberlain Care®, we believe in taking care of those who take care of others. We offer a wide range of benefits that are intended to meet the diverse needs of our colleagues. Whether it's advancing your career, maintaining a healthy lifestyle or saving for retirement, our comprehensive benefit offerings can help you reach your goals.

As an educational organization, we also support and encourage colleagues to further their educations by offering tuition assistance and seminars through our Leadership Development Center.

If you are ready to join an institution like ours, we welcome you to apply.

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