POSITION DETAILSIn addition to the CUNY Title Overview, the Academic Program Specialist for the Nursing Department at Kingsborough Community College will be responsible for, but not limited to the following: * Plan student learning activities in support of the A.A.S. in Nursing, a curriculum leading to licensed registered nurse (R.N.). * Assist the Nursing Department chairperson and faculty in the planning and development of new learning curriculum and facilities for the clinical nursing program. * Supervise staff assigned to the learning facilities and nursing laboratories. * Participate in outcomes assessment, information gathering, and other research activities. * Oversee nursing facility operations. * Initiate departmental purchasing requests; obtains bids and specifications. * Maintain communication with students, faculty, staff and relevant external constituents about department-specific matters. * Serve on committees.QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's Degree and four years' relevant experience required. * Licensed to practice in the State of New York as a registered professional nurse. * Four (4) or more years of clinical experience required. * Competence in using computer applications. * Experience with simulation learning preferred.CUNY TITLE OVERVIEWParticipates in the daily coordination of academic and administrative activities of a College's specialized academic program under management direction. * Supports program development, student service delivery, outcome evaluation and instructor/student recruitment, enrollment, and retention. * Recommends, implements and evaluates strategies to expand program offerings * Prepares analytical and statistical reports for management * Develops and maintains relationships with various College offices to improve student and faculty services * Serves as resource expert regarding program policies and procedures * Oversees office recordkeeping; manages updates of program web and print materials * May supervise office operations and/or department budget * Performs related duties as assigned.Job Title Name: Academic Program SpecialistCUNY TITLEHigher Education AssistantFLSAExemptCOMPENSATION AND BENEFITS$47,340 - $68,351CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.HOW TO APPLYVisit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID 16495 or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.CLOSING DATEApril 16, 2017JOB SEARCH CATEGORYCUNY Job Posting: Managerial/ProfessionalEQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYCUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.*Location: * Kingsborough Community College*Job Title: * Academic Program Specialist - Department of Nursing*Job ID: * 16495*Full/Part Time: * Full-Time*Regular/Temporary: * Regular
Founded in 1963 as part of the City University of New York (CUNY), Kingsborough Community College remains firmly committed to its mission of “providing both liberal arts and career education…[and] to promoting student learning and development as well as strengthening and serving its diverse community.” Kingsborough combines the best of what a college can offer. Its tranquil seaside location is ...a perfect setting for reflective academic pursuits, yet the college’s active engagement in the community provides students with exciting opportunities to become productive participants in a growing and vital borough.Kingsborough serves a widely diverse population of approximately 14,000 students and consistently ranks among the leading community colleges in the country in associate degrees awarded to minority students. Approximately 70% of Kingsborough’s students are enrolled in a liberal arts or science degree program; the rest pursue degrees in more specialized, career-oriented programs such as business, communications, criminal justice, culinary arts, nursing and allied health careers, information technology, journalism, maritime technology, tourism and hospitality, and the visual arts. It also maintains one of the most comprehensive adult and continuing education programs in New York City.