• Chair- Nursing Programs

    Posted: 04/28/2019

    North Central Texas College is accepting applications for a Department Chair, Nursing Programs:  Gainesville, Texas; Full-Time, Benefits Eligible
     
    Summary
    Faculty member/administrator who serves as an instructional leader and manages the instructional and operational processes of the division. In addition to teaching, a Division Chair’s major responsibilities include, but are not limited to: strategic planning and implementation; personnel supervision; budget preparation and management; facilities and materials management; course and program development; and functions related to the planning, scheduling, and evaluation of course offerings; assessment and evaluation for institutional reporting.
     
    Education:

    • Master’s degree in Nursing or higher
       
      Experience:
      Required:
      Experience in an ADN / LVN program.
      Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Texas plus 3 years of experience.
      Previous teaching experience.
       
      Preferred:
      Experience with nursing accreditation agencies (e.g. ACEN and CCNE) and state Board of Nursing. Experience with distance and/or hybrid education.
       
      Responsibilities & Duties:
    • Responsible for the planning, implementing, and evaluation of the Associate Degree () and Vocational Nursing () Programs.
    • Recruitment, hiring, retention, and evaluation of nursing faculty.Supervises personnel within division. Assures faculty utilize current technology-based and evidence-based teaching and learning strategies.
    • Recruitment, evaluation and acceptance of qualified students.
    • Development, coordination, and ongoing evaluation of curriculum.
    • Maintain programmatic accreditation standards.Coordinate and implement requirements of accreditation agencies.
    • Assures adequate faculty and clinical agencies for student learning experiences.Develop and maintain clinical site agreements.
    • Assures any grant deliverables are met appropriately.
    • Carries a teaching load of no more than three hours per week.
    • Budget planning, administration, and management.
    • Schedule and coordinate committee meetings; maintain open lines of communication inter- and intra-departmentally.
    • Complete and submit surveys as required.
       
      Division Chair works 18 weeks in a long semester. This includes the week before classes start and the week after classes end. (Does not apply to summer.) Subject to criminal background check. Travel will be required. Contract/Salary: 12 month contract; salary commensurate with education and experience. Resume and transcripts required in addition to application.
       
       
      APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE THROUGH NCTC’s WEBSITE
      http://employment.nctc.edu/postings/4803
       
      North Central Texas College (“NCTC”) is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.