Clinical Coordinator/Faculty Fellow

Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
May 07, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

 

The Niagara University School of Nursing is seeking an outstanding Clinical Coordinator candidate for the Traditional 4-year Undergraduate and Post-Baccalaureate Accelerated Nursing Programs.  The Clinical Coordinator/Faculty Fellow position is full-time and based on Niagara University Lay Teachers Association (NULTA) requirements. The successful candidate will be possessed of clinical nursing experience; an ability to build strong, collaborative relationships with contracted agencies, faculty, students, and members of the Niagara University community and community at large. The successful candidate will demonstrate experience in managing multiple nursing clinical schedules for multiple clinical sites and be possessed of strong organizational and communication skills.

 

Responsibilities for the position include working closely and communicating with local contracted healthcare agencies to secure, monitor, and develop appropriate clinical schedules for pre-licensure student experiences; working with Niagara University personnel to ensure adherence to agency contractual requirements; working to prepare students and adjunct faculty for clinical experiences; providing oversight of required student records; collaborating with  Nursing Program faculty to maintain current and meaningful clinical experiences based on classroom, Skill Lab and SIM Lab curriculum content. The position may include teaching a clinical rotation of no more than 10 students, assisting in the Skills / SIM Labs, or teaching a class in a didactic format. The Clinical Coordinator is expected to maintain a flexible schedule that coincides with the clinical assignments of students which can include late afternoon, early evening, and variable days of the week. The Clinical Coordinator is also available to work with Clinical Instructors. Travel between Niagara University campus and clinical sites will be required on a routine basis. The Clinical Coordinator is expected to participate in ongoing School of Nursing meetings, committee work, and Niagara University service. The position is a 12-month appointment. 

 

Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s in Nursing, Master’s in Nursing Specialty, a current and unencumbered New York State registered professional nurse licensure (RN); at least 2-years of clinical nursing experience.

 

Preferred qualifications include professional certification in the area of the nursing specialty, past experience coordinating clinical nursing programs, or experience as an academic Clinical Coordinator.

 

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

 

Niagara University is a Catholic University run by the Vincentian order and is located in Western New York on the Niagara River Gorge.  Regardless of religious affiliation, all faculty members are expected to respect and support the University’s mission. The School of Nursing is approved by the New York State Education Department and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). To learn more about the School of Nursing visit http://www.niagara.edu.

To apply online, please visit: https://www.niagara.edu/working-at-niagara/

 

Along with the applications, please include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of clinical experience, teaching, and three letters of recommendation.