Patient Care Technician Instructor - Lebanon

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology is accepting applications for the position of Patient Care Technician Instructor/Network Administrator at the Wilson County Campus in Lebanon, Tennessee.

This is a term, non-tenure track faculty position.  Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter detailing how they meet the requirements for the position, application (available by request) and accompanying resume to:

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Hartsville

Attn:  Human Resources

716 McMurry Blvd. East

Hartsville, TN 37074-2028

Or submit via email to

TCAT Hartsville is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.


Application Deadline


Required Qualifications


High School Diploma or GED and Technical Diploma required; Associates Degree and old a current Licensed Practical Nurse licensure issued by the state of Tennessee; Registered Nursing licensure preferred.

Minimum of three (3) years’ recent nursing experience; hospital and long-term care experience preferred.

Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of nursing.

Demonstrate expertise in the clinical skills required for a Patient Care Technician.

Demonstrate knowledge of the methods of effective leadership, teaching and supervision.

Have the ability to maintain organized instruction and clinical experiences. 

Be willing to stay current in the medical field.

Must possess good oral and written communication skills; must have good organizational and planning skills.

Be willing to learn and use individualized instructional techniques.  Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationship with students, faculty, staff and public.

Must have excellent professional ethics.


Preferred Qualifications


Preference given to candidates with registered nursing licensure.
Classroom experience and appropriate administration experience in delivery of workforce education and/or peer training is preferred.


This position is responsible for the coordination, supervision and evaluation of all phases of the College’s Patient Care Technician program at the Wilson County Campus.  Duties require a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices in the nursing occupation.  Ability to administer written and performance tests to measure progress, and maintain student records and attendance in a timely manner.  Ability to deal tactfully with students, the public, and co-workers; ability to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions, to express ideas clearly, concisely, and convincingly, and, ability to plan and direct the work of others.  Assist in the recruitment and placement of students.  Other duties include maintaining documentation for program and student records, student safety, job placement, professional development, graduation, and regular contacts with business and industry.


Documented clinical skills preferrably within hospital and/or long-term care facility.  Communication; computer; and organizational skills.


Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience according to Tennessee Board of Regent guidelines.