Manager of Clinical Placement Operations

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 02, 2021
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Manager of Clinical Placement Operations

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:
The School of Nursing seeks a Manager to join their Clinical Placement Office. The wide range of programs offered by the School of Nursing from baccalaureate through DNP and PhD degrees highlights the responsiveness of the School to the healthcare needs of individuals and communities in the state, nation, and globally. The School of Nursing is committed to co-creating an environment conducive to incubating innovative ideas and strategies aimed at creating a more dignified patient-family-centered healthcare system.

Please note: The primary work location for this position is the Boston MA Northeastern University Campus Location. Until our full return to campus, which is still to-be-determined, this interview process will be conducted remotely- including virtual interviews, remote onboarding and remote work. The remote nature of this position is subject to change in the future and is only temporary. Local, on-campus work will be required once the College and this role return to an operational status that supports it.

The Manager of Clinical Placement Operations will be responsible for the management and oversight of the School of Nursing Clinical Placement Office. Key responsibilities include collaboration with School of Nursing Assistant Deans and Faculty, Clinical Placement Program Managers for both undergraduate and graduate programs, and with the School of Nursing Program Directors for all campuses/sites. The Manager of Clinical Placement Operations manages the clinical contract process, coordinating contract approval with the nursing faculty, the School of Nursing Dean's Office, Legal Counsel, and the Treasurer's Office. The Manager of Clinical Placement Operations will ensure compliance with all requirements of affiliating agencies, including administrative and health clearances as well as CORI checks. In addition, this position is responsible for credentialing as well as managing the evaluation process of part-time clinical faculty. This position supervises and manages the activities of the program managers and clinical placement coordinator. This position will travel as needed between campuses/sites providing direction and integration of the clinical placement program.

Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree preferred. 3-5 years of administrative experience with supervisory experience preferred. Must have advanced computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Office products. Other database experience and exposure strongly desired. Must possess exemplary interpersonal communication skills, as well as writing and editing ability. Must demonstrate well-developed skills related to organizing, prioritizing, and delegating as appropriate. Flexibility, adaptability, and the ability to manage several initiatives and tasks simultaneously are critical for success. Position requires ability and willingness for periodic travel to our other sites/campus locations.

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Additional Information:
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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