Nursing Instructor
Union, Missouri - Full Time

East Central College has an opening for a full-time (9 month) nursing instructor to teach the classroom and clinical components of the curriculum for the area of medical surgical nursing at the Union campus. Instructor is expected to develop an active learning environment with the use of effective instructional technology.

Minimum Qualifications: (A comparable amount of training, education or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.)

  • Master's degree in Nursing, preferred.  Baccalaureate degree in nursing is minimally required. 
  • Appropriate clinical practice with minimum of five years of experience in nursing. 
  • Current, active licensure to practice professional nursing in Missouri; the candidate’s license to practice professional nursing have never been disciplined in any jurisdiction.  

Duties include student advisement, course content development and office hours. Schedule will include teaching primarily day, but may include evening and/or weekend classes.

Full-time faculty work a nine month contract from August - May. Faculty teach thirty (30) semester credit hours (or the equivalent in lab/clinical hours) and maintain 7 office hours per week per academic year.

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Salary will commensurate with education and years of experience. Faculty salary schedule can be viewed here.

Benefits: ECC offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance with no premium cost to the employee for employee only coverage. Missouri Public School Retirement System benefits, generous paid leave, ECC tuition waiver for self and immediate family and tuition reimbursement benefits for employee.

ECC offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing. A LPN to RN Bridge program is also available for LPNs interested in becoming registered nurses.  The nursing program has state-of-the-art clinical labs which utilize technology and high-fidelity human patient simulators.

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East Central College is located about 60 minutes from St. Louis. Currently, more than 2,500 students are enrolled in a transfer or technical education program.  For more information about East Central College visit,

East Central College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. Inquiries related to employment practices may be directed to Human Resources Director at 636-584-6710.  East Central College is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.