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Lab Assistant, CHPW

Apply now Job no: 496921
Work type: Full Time
Location: Jacksonville (South Complex)
Categories: Staff



Normal Work Schedule:

Varies depending on department need and lab schedule

Anticipated Start Date:

July 1, 2024



Job Summary:

A lab assistant is responsible for assisting the faculty of the College of Health Professions and Wellness in preparing and presenting material to clinical students; assists faculty in instructing and evaluating students and provides individual assistance to students when required. This position Is also responsible for the maintenance of laboratory equipment and supply inventory.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates lab and simulation activities as directed.
  • Promotes an effective learning environment within labs and simulations.
  • Assists in providing clinical/lab/simulation resources to enhance learning.
  • Process and award scholarships related to special enrollment initiatives, including business partnerships and Finish What You Started
  • Participates in the assessment of student progress in relation to course objectives and clinical activities.
  • Establishes and maintains equipment necessary for college laboratory/simulation experiences.
  • Coordinates resources, equipment, and supplies available in the clinical laboratories and simulation lab.
  • Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates creative laboratory and simulation experiences under the direction of faculty.
  • Responsible for maintaining active CPR instructor status and providing recertification classes to faculty/staff as needed.
  • Supervises clinical lab and simulation coordinators as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing,
  • current, unencumbered licensure with the Alabama Board of Nursing,
  • valid driver's license
  • current liability insurance,
  • current CPR certification,
  • proof of current immunizations, and
  • either demonstrated or presumptive potential for effective teaching and for satisfying the duties and responsibilities of a clinical instructor

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing

Required Documents:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Unofficial transcripts (official required upon hire)

Employee Benefits:

JSU strives to provide great quality of life to our employees through an attractive, competitive benefits package for our full-time faculty and staff. These benefits enhance your salary as a JSU employee and are part of your total compensation package.  Benefits include:

  • Retirement Plans
    • Alabama Teacher’s Retirement System (TRS)
    • RSA-1 Deferred Compensation
    • 403-B Retirement Annuity (TIAA)
  • Health Insurance
    • Medical (PEEHIP)
    • Optional plans:  vision, dental, flexible spending plan, dependent care, cancer and hospital indemnity
  • Long-term disability and life insurance
  • Tuition assistance
  • Paid and unpaid leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Prescription assistance

For additional information regarding benefits, please visit our website.

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