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Director of Practical Nursing

Posted on January 26, 2021

School: Chester County IU Division of Career, Technical and Customized ED

Type: Full-Time

Start Date: July 1, 2021

Director of Practical Nursing

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Effective July 1, 2021, a vacancy exists for a Director of Practical Nursing within the Division of Career, Technical & Customized Education for the Chester County Intermediate Unit.

Duties & Responsibilities:
The Director of Practical Nursing Program is responsible for CCIU practical nursing programs at all three TCHS campuses, including administration of all aspects of the Practical Nursing Program. Specific to practical nursing, this includes marketing/recruitment, the application process, financial aid counseling and administration, budget management, academic as well as clinical instruction, faculty/staff supervision/scheduling, student progress, preparation for the licensing examination, job placement, and professional role expectations. In addition, the administrator has full accountability for seeking, establishing, and maintaining all clinical affiliation agreements, maintaining Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing approval, and ACEN accreditation.
The position also serves as a liaison in maintaining/creating partners with other CCIU programs and local, community, state and federal agencies. Thereby, maintaining/ designing an innovative curriculum and experiences that creates seamless career pathways, ensuring compliance with professional accreditation requirements, and identifying potential funding streams to support the training of a practical nurse. 

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required and Master's in Nursing or Health Administration preferred
  • Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania or eligible for licensure 
  • Minimum of five years of related nursing administration or nursing education experience
  • Established knowledge and expertise of pre-licensure nursing education, preferably practical nursing education
  • Demonstrated professional and administrative experience in leadership and management
  • Knowledge of online educational tools and resources that enhance a virtual learning environment

Brandywine Technical College High School, 435 Boot Road, Downingtown
Monday-Friday, 7.5 hours/day, 260 days a year
Administrative Band 17, $102,364 - $127,955 annually

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chester County Intermediate Unit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Chester County Intermediate Unit ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of race, creed, gender, color, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. Chester County Intermediate Unit has a policy of active recruitment of qualified minority teachers and non-certified employees. Any individual needing assistance in making application for any opening should contact the Department of Human Resources at 484-237-5085.

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