Coordinator, Clinical Services/Associate Professor

Nova Southeastern University   •  

Palmetto, FL

Industry: Education


5 - 7 years

Posted 37 days ago

Primary Purpose: A key leadership and administrative position under the direction and approval of the Program Director, responsible for overall coordination the clinical curriculum. Essential Job Functions: 1. Assures that all students in clinical courses have current credential requirements in their student file.

2. Communicates plans for travel to clinical sites on a weekly basis to the Program Director and participates in campus student activities and meetings as needed.

3. Recruits and evaluates appropriateness of clinical placement sites in terms of client population and preceptor capabilities.

4. Secures affiliation agreements with clinical sites in conjunction with university legal office.

5. Aligns the clinical component of the curriculum with the clinical experiences, assuring the needed experiences are available at the clinical site.

6. Provides guidance and direction to program faculty and staff involved in the coordination, support, and instruction of the clinical curriculum.

7. Secures, orients, and evaluates new faculty members and adjunct faculty in their support of clinical-year activities.

8. Provides critical liaison with appropriate offices, department and external agencies involved in medical and allied health education.

9. Assists the Program Director with budget preparation and management, related to clinical-year instruction and activities.

10. Prepares appropriate reports and necessary self-studies related to program accreditation.

11. Composes, edits, reviews and approves learning objectives and test items for clinical curriculum.

12. Provides documentation related to students clinical performance and participates as needed in developing clinical outcomes measures.

13. Advises students on program progression.

14. Provides progress reports of clinical curriculum activities at faculty and staff meetings.

15. Serves on College and University committees.

16. Assists the Program Director in evaluating teaching and learning effectiveness of the clinical-year curriculum.

17. Evaluates students in the clinical practicum setting.

18. Participate in state and/or local community service that is a recognized form of career development.

19. Other duties as assigned. Marginal Job Functions: Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals.

2. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.

3. Ability to effectively present information to students, public groups, or professional organizations.

4. Ability to apply concepts to practical situations.

5. Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.

6. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables simultaneously. Job Description Job Requirements Required Certifications/Licensures: Certified Nurse Practitioner or are you able to be certified within 6 months from date of hire.

Maintain a current, unencumbered Florida Nursing License. Required Education Doctoral Degree Major (if required): Nursing or closely related field. Required Experience: Minimum of five (5) years of related experience and/or training, including research.

Must be able to travel multiple days during the work week within the state of Florida.