Practical Nurse Clinical Director - RN
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Coordinate the clinical education and instruction of students in the Nursing program. These activities include, but are not limited to, overseeing clinical site contracts; scheduling clinical rotations and skills lab hours; maintaining skills lab equipment inventory and currency; curriculum review; and faculty orientation, scheduling, mentoring and coordination. Will participate in classroom, skills, and clinical instruction.
- In conjunction with the Program Director, develop, implement, and evaluate the program of learning.
- In conjunction with the Program Director, interview and counsel applicants.
- In conjunction with the Program Director, develop standards for the admission, progression, and graduation of students.
- Coordinate, monitor, and evaluate the transfer of learning objectives from the didactic environment to the clinical sites.
- Plan, monitor, and evaluate the instruction provided by the ANIP and clinical faculty.
- Maintain student records.
- Provide personal and academic counseling.
- Upkeep and inventory of Skill Laboratory.
- Recommend new equipment and software.
- Coordinate student activities.
- Provide for the supervision of students in all clinical experiences.
- Promote new sites and evaluate current clinical sites.
- Orient and mentor new faculty.
- Teach in classroom, skills lab, and clinical sites.
- Understand and use campus and corporate reporting systems appropriately and efficiently to support the governance of the parent institution.
- Provide curriculum review.
- Schedule class, clinical, skills, and faculty hours for optimum and most efficient learning experience.
The list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
- Master’s degree in nursing from a program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or currently enrolled in a master’s degree nursing program, and holds a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
- Three (3) years occupational (i.e., practical) experience as a professional nurse providing direct patient care.
- One (1) year teaching experience in a school of nursing preferred.
- Current New Mexico RN license, certification or other credential as required by local, state and/or federal laws to work in the Nursing field.
- Verbal and written communication skills.
- Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point and other computer skills.