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Assist Dir

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Position Information

Title Assist Dir
Location Valhalla, NY
Department Biology Education (Valhalla)
Position Number 1D9962
Job Description

To provide strategic vision and leadership that supports the development and delivery of the RN-BS program. The Assistant Director has administrative responsibility for the RN-BS program in Valhalla, and acts as a liaison to preceptor sites and preceptors, as well as a resource to faculty and students enrolled in the Program. The Assistant Director will also be responsible for didactic teaching and will report directly to the Director of the Nursing Program.

Job Duties

. Assists in the development and implementation of a strategic plan for the Department of Nursing.
2. Offers leadership to enhance the department’s reputation as a provider of a professional nursing program.
3. Considers curriculum recommendations of the Department of Nursing Faculty Committee to improve and strengthen the RN-BS program.
4. Articulates, models, and supports a positive work culture that embraces the mission, goals, and values of Touro College and the Department of Nursing.
5. Serves as the principal liaison for the student placement in clinical sites.
6. Maintains a credit load for teaching nursing courses and administratively directs the RN-BS program.
7. Maintains the documentation of student records to ensure that all required BS courses are met.
8. Leads faculty development seminars and serves as a resource person for the faculty.
9. Ensures that appropriate accreditations for the RN-BS program are maintained while encouraging innovative approaches to enhancing the training and development of baccalaureate prepared nurses.
10. Performs other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Required Qualifications

• PhD in Nursing preferred, Master’ in Nursing Required
• Advanced preparation in administration of nursing education, curriculum planning, and principles and methods of teaching
• Current, unencumbered NYS RN license required.
• Broad professional experience in clinical nursing at various levels, including administrative positions.
• Teaching experience which includes classroom and clinical responsibilities, as well as participation in curriculum development.
• Evidence of leadership in the professional community.
• Appropriate knowledge of management theory and its application to the administration of an educational program.

Preferred Qualifications

Computer Skills

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook

• Frequent travel to local area and clinical sites; including evenings and Sundays
• Work takes place in the Valhalla Campus, with possible travel to the Brooklyn Nursing campus at times

Physical Demands

Periods of sitting/standing

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Exempt
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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00160P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation