Health Professions Coordinator

Location
Memphis, TN
Posted
May 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Founded in 1848, Rhodes College is a highly selective, private, residential, undergraduate college, located in Memphis, Tennessee. We aspire to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world. We encourage applications from candidates interested in helping us achieve this vision. Rhodes College is especially interested in attracting candidates from historically underrepresented groups and/or those with demonstrated commitment to working with diverse and historically underrepresented populations.The Health Professions Coordinator, in a team environment, supports the holistic development of pre-health students in all healthcare professions. The Coordinator interacts directly with students, faculty, staff, and alumnae and must clearly and respectfully communicate with them about the process of considering a health profession and applying to health professions schools. Directly advise first and second year HPA students. The Coordinator works to develop systems to simplify the process of exploration, evaluation, application, and admission. Attend and deliver HPA programing at Rhodes College including tabling events, presentations, and workshops. Collects, records, and presents data effectively for presentation to the Director of HPA. Develop, maintains, and updates HPA forms and records. May include researching updated professional school requirements. Some evening and weekend program presentation required.Bachelor's degree required. One to three years of experience in administrative support, with emphasis on program management. Must be extremely detail-oriented. Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service; a "people" person who enjoys interaction with others and can do it with openness, patience, and a sense of humor. The ability to anticipate and set priorities is vital. The ability to listen, assess and appropriately respond to problems and inquiries is essential. The Coordinator must have the ability to suggest and implement improvements to the program, its services and its materials. Rhodes College offers an excellent benefits package and a great working environment. To apply online, please visit http://jobs.rhodes.edu .We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce.

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