PN Prerequisite Adjunct Instructor {part-time}

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville is accepting applications for a part-time, adjunct instructor to teach prerequisite courses for the Practical Nursing Program. This is a part-time position; the candidate must pass a background check. The practical nursing prerequisite instructor, is under the direction of the program coordinator.

Office Location(s): 602 South Broadway; Portland, TN 37148
Hours: 6:30 – 4:00, Monday – Thursday (28 hours per week)

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, résumé and TCATN application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Attn: Human Resource Office
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209


Fax: 615-425-5582

TCAT Nashville Application 

Required Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess an associate degree in nursing.
  • Must hold a current Registered Nursing license in the State of Tennessee.
  • Minimum of three years recent work experience in patient care nursing at the R.N. level required.
  • Must possess the communication skills necessary to be an effective teacher. Must show evidence of good character, organizational skills, and mature attitude.
  • Must be willing to remain current in the nursing profession.

Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S.N. degree is preferred.
  • Teaching experience preferred. 


  • Develop courses of study and conduct training program
  • 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.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience. Hourly Salary Range: $30 to $40