Northern Caribbean University is an educational institution owned and operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church


Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals to fill the following position on the Main Campus:



Department of Nursing


Position: Nurse Educator

Job Summary

To provide quality learning opportunities that assist students in meeting their educational goals and career aspirations on a semester basis.  The successful candidate will be required to:


  • Deliver courses at the undergraduate, post RN and eventually the graduate levels of the nursing programmes
  • Conduct classroom face to face and via distance education modalities laboratory sessions
  • Deliver clinical instruction and supervision to nursing students
  • Advise and guide students
  • Participate in curricula and course development, student evaluation and to play active roles in the research agenda and the strategic direction of the nursing department.


Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Master of Science in nursing education
  • A registered nurse and is considered an asset if possess post-basic training  in  midwifery , critical care, accident & emergency etc. with current related clinical experience
  • Hold current license from the Nursing Council of Jamaica
  • Certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Have at least one year’s teaching experience at the university level



Required Skills or Competences:

  • Knowledgeable of and committed to the philosophy, principles and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in education and give witness to these values in his/ her professional and Christian life;
  • Possesses excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, integrity, dependability, sound judgment, team building and resourcefulness to establish and maintain collaborative, positive, and effective working relationships with students and colleagues;
  • Actively concerned for students’ welfare whether academically, spiritually or socially, and feel responsible to assist them in the pursuit of worthy goals.
  • Possesses skills in the use of the computer, distance education modalities and research




Application Guidelines

The subject line of the application should contain the name of the position that is being applied for as listed above e.g.  “Nursing Educator” and addressed to:

The Director, Human Resource

Northern Caribbean University

Manchester Road

Mandeville, Jamaica, West Indies

Phone:  876-963-7168



Applications should be made by sending the following information as ONE single attachment (either in PDF or word format) to  incorporating all of the below required information:

  • A Curriculum Vitae, including all qualifications and experience, and a cover letter addressing your interest and suitability for the role;
  • The names, email addresses, correspondence addresses and telephone numbers of three referees whom the University may contact.
  • Short-listed candidates will be expected to present original degrees and request transcripts of their grades to be sent directly to the Human Resource Department


A detailed job description will be provided at the interview.


Application Deadline: The completed application documents should be forwarded by email to arrive no later than Friday, February 28, 2017.


As a Seventh-day Adventist institution, NCU gives preference to qualified individuals who are members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.



Northern Caribbean University is a

Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education

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