Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald is accepting applications for a PRACTICAL NURSING INSTRUCTOR for our evening class.

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Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess an Associate Degree in nursing (B.S. preferred)
  • Must hold a current Registered Nursing license in the State of Tennessee.
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years recent nursing experience or three (3) years of experience as a Registered Nurse.
  • Formal teaching experience preferred.
  • Ability to teach all portions of the LPN program.
  • Knowledge of the principles and methods of effective teaching, supervision, and student management.
  • Willingness to remain current in the technological changes of the industry.
  • Possess good organizational, mathematical, language, writing and communication skills.
  • Possess good character, mature attitude, stable personality, and exhibit evidence of potential ability to instruct.
  • Requires initiative and cooperation; i.e., to plan and organize work without close supervision; show initiative and
  • perseverance in satisfying student and community needs; ability and possess a desire to interact with other faculty, staff and students.


  • Develop course of study and conduct training program in specialty area.
  • Confer with administration to gain knowledge and better understand changes in policies, procedures, and technologies.
  • Test trainees to measure progress and evaluate effectiveness of instruction.
  • Communicate and demonstrate expertise and knowledge of the principles and practices of a LPN.
  • Expertise in the clinical skills required of a LPN.
  • Evaluation of students, maintaining student records, and assisting with recruitment and job placement.
  • Instruct students in safety and practice good safety habits.
  • Cooperate with outside agencies; work with program advisory committees; conduct visits to business and industry; establish and maintain good public relations with the schools general public.
  • Select or develop specifications for machines, equipment, and tools; maintain good physical conditions in classroom and/or shop.

Salary Range

Salary is commensurate with qualifications.