Job Description

Job Description

What will you create today? At Grand Canyon University our team creates tomorrow’s educators, nurses, business leaders, musicians, and much more through their dedication to our students. The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions provides indirect and direct support in the development and provision of clinical instruction and student evaluation incorporating current teaching methodologies, technologies, and other trends that reflect advances in specific areas of the discipline associated with the individual’s teaching assignment. 

Grand Canyon University has an opening for a Full- Time Nursing Tutor, and we invite applications from individuals who are enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge with our Nursing students.

The Nursing Tutor will provide content area tutoring services to pre-licensure nursing students.

Please note, that the home base for this position is located at the Tucson, AZ site.


  • Provide academic support to students by providing course content clarity on difficult concepts, answering course content questions, and reviewing best practices in study skills. 
  • Assist students with learning in a variety of content areas including pathophysiology, pharmacology, fundamental nursing knowledge, and other undergraduate nursing courses as needed. 
  • Knowledgeable in pre-licensure nursing program learning outcomes. 
  • Provide consistent guidance to students that align with course content and outcomes. 
  • Provide feedback to faculty for student success. 
  • Meet with students on a regular basis to monitor the utilization of remediation strategies. 
  • Coach students in test-taking skills and in the preparation for all course exams. 
  • Maintain documentation of student remediation plans, processes, and success. 
  • Preserve lines of communication with program faculty and director including attendance in select faculty meetings. 
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement, and Mission of Grand Canyon University.


  • Master’s Degree in Nursing preferred; BSN required.
  • 3 years of recent nursing experience are required.
  • 2 years of experience providing support to others in precepting, tutoring, training, instruction, advising academic support services, or classroom instruction preferred.
  • Active, current, and unencumbered Arizona or multi-state RN Licensure required.
  • Ability to use different teaching methods and to transmit information in a manner that is accessible and comprehensible to students.
  • Strong communications skills and the ability to effectively mentor tutor, and guide students.

Application Instructions

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