Practical Nursing Adjunct Instructors

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Covington is accepting applications for Practical Nursing Adjunct Instructors. Day and Evening positions available at the main campus.   

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications, experience, education, and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until position is filled.

Application Procedure: Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application. Please visit for the TCAT Covington employment application. 

Linda Ray, Human Recourses

1600 Highway 51 South

Covington, TN 38019

Required Qualifications

  • Associate Degree in Nursing required
  • Must hold active licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Tennessee.
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of successful recent employment experience in the specialty area to be taught beyond the normal learning period.
  • Must have at least three years current clinical experience.
  • Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective teacher and to interact with high school and adult students.
  • Commitment to remain current in the nursing field.
  • Must show evidence of good character and mature attitude.
  • Must possess computer skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelors preferred.

Prior teaching or evidence of ability to teach students is a plus.


  • Teach all areas of the Practical Nursing curriculum during the instructor’s absence.
  • Supervise student’s clinical experiences as scheduled.
  • Monitor, grade, and evaluate students’ progress and maintain student records.
  • Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports.
  • Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationships with students, faculty, staff, the general public and business/industry representatives.
  • Maintain close communication with the Practical Nursing full-time Instructors and TCAT Covington administration.

Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience and according to salary guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.