Primary Responsibility: Provide academic support services for students enrolled in the School of Nursing, and alumni.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Promote the availability of academic support services to students through publications, open houses, information sessions, email, open office hours, and other forms of communication as appropriate
Provide assistance in the form of instruction, coaching, and reflection to students struggling academically
Work collaboratively with the SON leadership to coordinate student orientation to academic support services
Under the direction of the SON leadership, regularly review the need for academic support, methods of delivery, quality, and outcomes of academic support
In collaboration with SON leadership, develop academic support plans for students at academic risk.
Coordinate NCLEX reviews for students
Assist students in NCLEX preparation
Maintain positive public relations through the provision of expert assistance.
Serves as a resource regarding program details and the Institute for prospective and current students and faculty
Coordinate, organize and assist in the implementation of School-wide events throughout the academic year, including: hosting visiting faculty, faculty retreats, luncheon for new faculty, faculty orientation, alumni events, open houses, commencement and other events deemed necessary by the administration.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Qualifications Must be a Registered Nurse eligible for licensure in Massachusetts Bachelor's degree required at minimum
a) Administrative Skills - Strong organizational skills Attention to detail Ability to interact effectively with administrative, faculty, and student constituents Ability to juggle multiple simultaneous projects, set priorities, and delegate tasks when necessary Proactive in developing/updating systems as needed to meet administrator's needs Ability to manage multiple demands and respond to complaints from assorted constituencies b) Technical Skills - Computer proficient, MS Office experience very helpful Familiar with standard office equipment; fax, copiers, multi-task telephone system
EEO Statement The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations and applications from individuals who would bring diversity of experience, thought and practice to the Institute's research, teaching and clinical missions. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Partners Healthcare System Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Internal Number: 3002546-1435_1575100848
About MGH Institute of Health Professions
MGH Institute of Health Professions, founded by Massachusetts General Hospital in 1977, is an innovative and independent graduate school in Boston that is a member of Partners HealthCare. A progressive leader in developing comprehensive models of health care education, the MGH Institute prepares advanced practice professionals in the fields of nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy and communication sciences and disorders through a distinctive combination of academic study, clinical practice, and research. More than 1,200 students are enrolled in graduate level and certificate programs, with an increasing number of courses available online. The Institute is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).