Practical Nursing Day Instructor

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Covington is accepting applications for a Practical Nursing Day Instructor.  This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, resume and
TCAT Covington application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Covington
Attn: Linda Ray
Human Resource Office
1600 Hwy 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.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSN preferred
  • Teaching experience preferred


  • 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.
  • Formulate teaching outline and determine instructional methods utilizing knowledge of specific training needs and effectiveness of such methods as individualized and group instruction, lecture, demonstration, and conference.
  • Select or develop teaching aids, demonstration models, multimedia visual aids, and reference materials.
  • Maintain student records and reports.
  • Responsible for student placement and assist with studentfollow-up.
  • 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.
  • Participate in recruitment of students.
  • Supervise student’s clinicalexperiences as scheduled.
  • Actively seek potential clinicalsites for the provision of clinical training.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience.