Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Assistant Director of Nursing – American Career College – Los Angeles, CA

American Career College (ACC) has been helping people succeed for over 30 years, and we are currently recruiting an Assistant Director of Nursing for our Los Angeles Campus . This is an outstanding opportunity for a service oriented nurse to help our students begin their journey toward their new careers.

Job Summary : Reporting directly to the Director of Nursing, the Assistant Director of Nursing assists with providing leadership in managing and implementing a comprehensive post-secondary adult vocational nursing program for delivery in support of College, campus, and/or departmental goals in order to assure compliance with programmatic accreditation and/or licensure, internal consistency, and graduate outcomes that meet workplace and placement expectations. Participates in budget preparation and fiscal administration, curriculum development and coordination, determination of teaching assignments, supervision and evaluation of faculty, and selection/coordination of program specific external clinical facilities and instruction. Provides professional leadership and support for teaching faculty; serves as a mentor and facilitator for faculty assigned; and enables an environment which fosters creativity, responsiveness, and self-responsibility.


Qualifications:

Minimum of three (3) years experience as a registered nurse. One (1) year shall be in teaching or clinical supervision, or a combination thereof, in a state accredited or approved registered nursing or vocational or practical nursing, or psychiatric technician school within the last five (5) years; or a minimum of three (3) years experience in nursing administration or nursing education within the last five (5) years


Bachelor degree from an accredited school required


Master's degree in nursing preferred


Must be a graduate from a program accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or an otherwise recognized training entity (e.g., hospital-based program) in the specialty field or subject area


Must have completed a course or courses offered by an accredited school with instruction in administration, teaching, and curriculum development


Current California Registered Nurse (RN) License required


Current Driver’s License and CPR Card required


Must have approval by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT) prior to assuming the role of Assistant Director of Nursing


Leadership knowledge in the program field to cultivate a learner-centered environment and to foster excellence


Knowledge in technological support and delivery of program area and services


Knowledge and evidence of strong supervisory and management skills as applicable to specialized program area


Knowledge of state, federal and local laws/regulations relating to programs, governmental compliance and other regulatory standards such as Title IV, ABHES, BVNPT, BPPE, and other accreditation standards


Experience with MS Office


Knowledge of applicable databases and computer application systems to supply the most accurate information, reports and projections


Full-time associates are eligible for an exceptional benefits package which includes:


Health, dental, and vision plans


Vacation, sick, and holiday pay


Fully vested 401(k) Plan with employer match after 90 days of employment


Flexible and Dependant Spending Accounts


Long/short term disability


Tuition Reimbursement


Company Paid Life Insurance and more.


To learn more and to apply for this exciting opportunity, visit our website: www.americancareercollege.edu


ACC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we seek candidates who desire to work in and serve an ethnically-diverse population.




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