Evening Practical Nursing Instructor -- Clarksville

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Dickson is accepting applications for a full-time Evening Practical Nursing Instructor position at the Clarksville Campus.


  • Associate Degree in Nursing required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree preferred.
  • Current Registered Nurse license in good standing in the State of Tennessee.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience as an RN within the last five years OR two (2) years of experience as an RN within the last five (5) years and 24 credit hours toward a higher degree in nursing.
  • Prior teaching or evidence of ability to teach students a plus.


  • Must possess the communication skills necessary to be an effective teacher.
  • Must show evidence of good character, organizational skills and mature attitude.
  • Must be willing to remain current in the nursing profession.
  • Must be a self-starter and have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be willing to coordinate and work with other nursing instructors and staff members.
  • Must be willing and able to meet all requirements set by clinical sites to supervise students at the site. Clinical site requirements subject to change at the discretion of the site.
  • Computer skills and ability to adapt quickly to new technology required.

GENERAL DUTIES:  The Evening Practical Nursing Associate Instructor is responsible for the following areas including, but not limited to: on-campus teaching and supervision of nursing students in classroom and clinical settings; evaluating and advising students; maintaining confidential, accurate and complete records on paper and electronically; completing reports as required in a timely manner; participating in the development of the program; participating in recruitment of new students and placement of graduates; maintaining an active advisory committee; and other duties as assigned. This position reports to the Director of Health Careers and Practical Nursing. Work is performed on a set schedule from Monday through Friday from 1:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Class hours are set Monday through Friday from 2:45 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. As a clock-hour institution, this schedule must be maintained. Clinical hours may vary. Travel to other TCAT Dickson campuses and alternate clinical sites may be required.

SALARY:  Commensurate with Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology -- Dickson guidelines.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION & REVIEW: Complete application and submit resume at https://tbr.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/20/home/requisition/8168?c=tbr. Review of résumés with completed employment application will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

EMPLOYMENT DOCUMENTS:  Current federal law requires identification and eligibility verification prior to employment.  Only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States may be employed. A criminal/financial background check and drug screening will be required for applicant selected.

TCAT Dickson does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity or national origin, sex, disability, age, status as a protected veteran or any other class protected by Federal or State laws and regulations and by the Tennessee Board of Regents policies with respect to employment, programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Laura Travis, Vice President, laura.travis@tcatdickson.edu, 740 Hwy 46 S, Dickson, TN 37055, 615-441-6220. The TCAT Dickson policy on nondiscrimination can be found at https://www.tcatdickson.edu/about/non-discrimination-statement.

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