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Nursing Instructor Opportunities

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Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) is hiring Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses to join our faculty team. If you are looking for an opportunity to teach the next generation of nurses, we have a position for you.  

Full-time, part-time and sessional positions are available in our RDP’s Practical Nurse Diploma and Bachelor of Science, Nursing programs.  As a Nursing instructor you will teach students in classroom, lab, and/or clinical settings with flexibility for both face to face and online course delivery.  


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Red Deer Polytechnic offers a variety of benefits that support our employees, including:  

Benefits - RDP has an extensive benefit package including extended health and dental care, health spending account, Employee and Family Assistance Plan and pension plan through Local Authorities Pensions Plan. The good news is, if you’ve already participated in other public pension places, transferability agreements may exist.  

Professional Development – We believe in lifelong learning and supporting our employees to grow professionally and personally through professional development opportunities.  

Lifestyle Balance – RDP offers generous vacation entitlement for permanent employees. As a bonus, we are closed between Christmas and New Year’s Day, so you will get an extra week to recharge.  

Tuition Waiver – Eligible employees and their families can pursue learning opportunities with ease as tuition is paid by RDP for registration in eligible credit courses at Red Deer Polytechnic.  

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Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) is located in the city of Red Deer, Alberta. With a population of 100,844, Red Deer is located halfway between Alberta’s two major cities, Calgary and Edmonton. Red Deer is young, vibrant, and growing fast with a median age of under 35 years.  

Red Deer Polytechnic sits on the west side of the city and offers a growing mix of programs in various subject areas and a breadth of credentials, including apprenticeships, certificates, diplomas, micro-credentials and degrees.    

As a polytechnic institution in central Alberta, we offer programming that prioritizes applied learning, industry relevance and multi-disciplinary opportunities. This provides our students with engaging learning experiences, direct pathways to employment and well-rounded skillsets that empower them for impact in their workplaces and the world. 

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Interested in becoming a Nursing Instructor at Red Deer Polytechnic? Join us virtually to learn more about the opportunities available!

Meet current nursing instructors, leadership and support teams to explore teaching at RDP and discuss the different types of roles we have available, from part-time to full-time to contract positions. Attendees can ask questions and participate in a virtual tour. Learn about salary, benefits and explore the many reasons why working at RDP can enhance your career. Come discover what we offer! All attendees who pre-register will receive a gift.

Attendance for the entire session is not mandatory. Drop by and say hello! 

  • Monday, June 5 from 11:30am – 1:30pm | Virtually on Teams 
  • Monday, June 5 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm | Virtually on Teams 

After you register, a Teams link will be sent to the email you provided on the registration form. If you are unable to join during these times, please register and we will connect with you directly.

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