Veteran Retention Advisor/Nursing Faculty 12-Month

Roanoke, VA, US, 24013

Job Summary

You’ve distinguished yourself through your academic endeavors. Here’s your opportunity to advance health education with your expertise. Become part of the outstanding team at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.
As a community-based organization based in Roanoke, Virginia, we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Together we help our neighbors stay healthy and our region grow stronger. Join us, and advance learning, health, and your career with a leader.

Serves as Veterans Retention Advisor for the Veterans' BSN Program.  Provides individualized academic advising, mentoring, skill development, and other forms of support to military veteran nursing students to facilitate successful program completion and graduation. Develops individualized plans of study that award credit and/or advanced placement for previous education and experience. Is knowledgeable about referral sources for various issues and problems the military veteran student may encounter and initiates and follows-up on referrals as appropriate. Provides assigned teaching responsibilities in classroom, laboratory, and/or clinical settings. Plans, implements and evaluates academic curriculum. Participates in scholarship, committee work, and service activities.

 This position is funded by a HRSA Grant awarded to Jefferson College to develop and provide an innovative and flexible approach to an educational program that will reduce the barriers faced by veterans desiring to transition into a nursing career. The Veterans' BSN Program will serve that purpose.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Minimum of MSN required. Doctorate degree in nursing or related field is preferred.

Experience: Must be a military veteran from any branch of the armed services. Recent academic teaching experience is required. Minimum of 2 years recent clinical experience.

Licensure/Registry/Certification: Current RN licensure required.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 1541 
Employment Status: Full time 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Typically 8am-5pm, M-F with some variation.


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

Job Segment: Neurology, Medical, Orthopedic, Nursing, Pediatric, Healthcare

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