POSITION: Director of Nursing
DIRECTLY REPORTS TO:
Dean of Academics and Extended Learning
Faculty, Executive Assistant to the Director of Nursing, and Occupational
The Director of Nursing
is responsible for the LPN, RN, and CNA programs
1. Act as liaison
between Michigan Board of Nursing and Glen Oaks Community College.
2. Prepare agendas and
meet with Health Advisory Committee for the nursing program.
3. Coordinate activities
between Glen Oaks Community College and affiliating institutions (such as
development and renewal of annual agreements, clinical site evaluation reports,
and notification of planned utilization).
4. Act as liaison for
advanced degree completion programs and participate in Michigan Council of
Nursing Education Administrators (MCNEA) meetings and other nursing education
meetings as appropriate.
5. Evaluate need and
initiate new programs that are deemed to be appropriate to the mission of the
6. Provide cost
containment analysis practices for nursing programs.
for the planning, supervision, evaluation, publicity, recruitment, admission
and graduation for the programs.
a. Recommend the
teaching schedules and assignments of nursing faculty.
b. Screen candidates for
full-time positions according to College policies.
c. Supervise and
evaluate full-time nursing faculty.
d. Select and evaluate
pre-admission exams, and admit student applicants in compliance with Michigan
Board of Nursing guidelines.
f. Prepare content for
the Nursing Program handbook, college catalog and other informational
literature, and revise as necessary.
g. Maintain records of
all students and documentation of health requirements for faculty and students.
h. Follow the Nursing
Program's "Systematic Plan for Evaluation" approved May 1998 by the
Michigan Board of Nursing.
i. Facilitate and
resolve conflicts within functional areas.
1. Serve as the administrative
leader for the nursing programs.
2. Prepare and submit
the area budgets and document the delivery of and payment for purchases.
3. Order and plan for
the utilization of National League for Nursing (NLN) testing and maintain
ongoing records of results.
4. Assume responsibility
for the Friends and Alumni of Nursing (FAN) organization and its annual nursing
5. Prepare documentation
for Perkins reports.
6. Lead the department
with national accreditation efforts.
7. Perform other duties
as assigned by the Dean of Academics and Extended Learning.
1. Registered Nurse with
current Michigan licensure.
2. Master's Degree in
Nursing, experience in nursing education, nursing practice and administration.
3. Available to work
evenings/weekends when required.
apply, send completed application, along with cover letter, resume, transcripts and three references to Glen Oaks
Community College: ATTN: Human Resources, 62249 Shimmel Road, Centreville,
MI 49032, or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position open until filled.
Oaks Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Title IX,
Section 504 Employer.