Program Director, Master of Science in Nursing with Concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner

Location
Nashville, Tennessee
Posted
Apr 03, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

South College invites applications for the position of Program Director for a Master of Science in Nursing with Concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program. The Program Director provides leadership for the development and implementation of a FNP program. The candidate must be committed to innovative and relevant education for master’s degree level nursing students.

Responsibilities include maintaining high standards of teaching, scholarship, and service; leading efforts for new program development including all accreditation/approval efforts; managing a program budget; recruiting, hiring, and evaluating faculty; organizing student advising procedures; organizing faculty workloads and quarterly class schedules; developing and maintaining collaborations with other programs for inter-professional educational opportunities; and representing the Nursing program at the school and institutional levels, as well as in the community at large.

Candidates must evidence the following:

  • An earned doctoral degree in Nursing. A degree in a discipline related to health care or education may be considered depending upon experience;
  • Certification in FNP;
  • A valid license for practice in the state of Tennessee;
  • A minimum of five (5) years, full-time, professional experience in Nursing;
  • A minimum of three (3) years, full-time, postsecondary teaching and administration preferred;
  • Experience with curriculum development, planning, assessment, and evaluation processes preferred
  • A successful record of teaching and professional experience.

Strong leadership skills and a passion for overseeing a quality educational program.

Application Information

Mr. Nick South

South College Nashville Learning Site

Nashville, TN 37214

Phone: (865) 288-5740

Fax: (865) 584-7335

Email:  nsouth@southcollegetn.edu

Please submit letter of interest, CV, salary requirements, and contact information for three (3) professional references.

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