STNA (State Tested Nursing Asst.) Program Manager

STNA (State Tested Nursing Asst.) Program Manager

Position Information:

Position Purpose

Under the guidance and direction of the Associate Dean, the Program Manager manages the STNA program. The program Manager leads both independent project management and collaborative efforts with the Associate Dean to create, maintain, and process materials associated with the STNA program; teaches classes each semester of the year; prepares and administers program budget with faculty input; leads program review and accreditation efforts; and supervises faculty assigned to teach courses within the program. The Program Manager will also coordinate all related processes related to the of the program such as placement testing, file completion and accreditation requirements. Salary Range: $55,000 - $65,000

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Obtain and maintain accreditation and required compliance;
  • Develop and maintain community relations;
  • Develop and manage an Advisory Board;

  • Develop the STNA program course outcomes and curriculum which are consistent with Academic Affairs, department, and STNA program goals;
  • Maintain state mandated required classroom, lab, and clinical hours;
  • Convey course outcomes and expectations to students according to college policy;
  • Organize and manage instructional activities;
  • Use appropriate learner-centered instructional methods;
  • Provide evaluation methods appropriate to stated outcomes;
  • Evaluate student learning in a fair manner;
  • Post and maintain sufficient office hours compatible with student schedules;
  • Maintain accurate records of evaluation and course work including attendance;
  • Submit grades as required and on time;
  • Regularly seeks feedback on course delivery and student learning;
  • Participate in college evaluation system of instructional services;
  • Revise/update courses regularly.

  • Assist with the recruitment and placement of STNA students and other Hocking College students;
  • Encourage students' involvement in the advising process;
  • Maintain sufficient advising hours compatible with student schedules;
  • Meet with advisees at least twice per semester and as often as needed;
  • Advise student having difficulty in class/clinical work;
  • Maintain appropriate advisee files;
  • Direct students to appropriate department and College resources;
  • Maintain confidentiality;
  • Periodically evaluates graduation progress and completions.

  • Formulate and implement goals for growth;
  • Identify own professional development needs consistent with the mission of the College, Academic Affairs, and department;
  • Maintain or attain appropriate certification, licensure, or credentialing;
  • Seek appropriate resources to meet goals for continuous improvement;
  • Participate in department, Academic Affairs, and College faculty / staff development programs.

  • Assist the college marketing department in developing materials about the program (e.g., publications, web page, and annual report);
  • Represent the STNA program to students, prospective students and other interested parties;
  • Represent program at recruiting events, on and off campus;
  • Participate in program relevant community and networking events
  • Participate in student enrollment activities (recruiting and registration), contribute to the assessment of student academic achievement;

  • Is familiar with the mission and philosophy of Hocking College;
  • Follows Hocking College policies and procedures;
  • Promotes a positive working relationship across technology, department, and community lines;
  • Participates in Academic Affairs and institutional activities and committees;
  • Participates in student enrollment activities (recruiting and registration), and contribute to the assessment of student academic achievement;
  • At all times maintains a safe working area and conditions;
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Position Requirements:

Qualifications - Education, Experience, and Skills
  • Must have a current and valid license to practice Nursing as a RN in the state of Ohio
  • Minimum two years of nursing experience as a licensed RN, at least one of which shall be in a long-term care facility, geriatric facility or home health agency.
  • Successfully completed an approved TTT program.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching at the college level in an approved STNA program
  • Experience as a primary instructor program coordinator at a TCEP facility in the last 24 months.
  • Must have experience as primary clinical observer
  • Familiar with Ohio Department of Health standards and requirements for STNA program.
  • Familiar with Moodle
  • Degree must be from a regionally or nationally accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent as verified by a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc.
  • Evidence of professional development in the field of concentration as demonstrated by activity in professional associations, consultative practice; participation in seminars, workshops, and formal coursework, and individual reading and research.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Strong technology skills including usage of email, student information system, and learning management system
  • Organizational, record-keeping, and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of subject area.
  • Knowledge of educational theory and application.
  • Knowledge of learners and individual learning styles.
  • Interest in and commitment to the learner-centered educational process.
  • Educational technology skills.
  • Confidentiality.
  • Caring attitude toward students.
  • Learning and self-motivation skills.
  • Willingness to extend self to help students succeed.
  • Knowledge of College resources available to students.
  • Knowledge of organizational structure.
  • Current knowledge of programs, objectives, and requirements.
  • Openness to suggestions for improvement.
  • Flexibility in dealing with others.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • Behaves in accordance with Hocking College and Academic Affairs mission, goals, and values.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Knowledge of safe working conditions.

College Expectations of the Employee

To ensure an orderly environment and provide the best possible work environment, Hocking College expects employees to conduct themselves in an appropriate manner during work hours and at any function at which the person represents Hocking College. Hocking College’s reputation is one of its most valuable assets. In addition, the employee is expected to follow the following Employee Rules of Conduct that will protect the interests and safety of all employees as well as the college; to conduct themselves in an honest, honorable, courteous and appropriate manner at all times; to contribute to a positive working environment; to act as ambassadors of the college; and to display professionalism in representing the college.

How to Apply:
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Reasonable accommodations may be requested and reviewed according to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, transcripts and a resume to the Office of Human Resources (3301 Hocking Parkway Nelsonville, OH 45764), or email a resume and cover letter to [email protected]
Position will remain open until filled.
Hocking College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age, disability or military status in employment or the provision of services
When contacted for an interview, an applicant who requires special accommodations due to a disability should notify the office at that time so proper arrangements can be made for the interview

Contact Information:
Human Resources
3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764
[email protected]
FAX: 740.753.7039

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