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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2017 1:25 AM

Job Description Marian University’s Leighton School of Nursing has an exciting opportunity for a Director of Nursing Student Success. Major responsibilities include academic advising and coaching, recruitment, and retention of prospective and enrolled nursing students. The director interacts with faculty, academic success coaches (educational partner), professional staff, students, and other college personnel to enhance and facilitate the admission, progression, and graduation of students. This position reports to the BSN program directors and the Dean. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Performs all responsibilities in accordance with established policies and procedures of Marian University and The Leighton School of Nursing (LSON) Directs and guides the academic success coaches (education partner) with established policies and procedures of Marian University and the LSON. Serves as a representative of Marian University within the community Provides academic advising for pre-nursing and nursing students Coaches all students toward academic success Assists students with the registration of classes Advises and refers students to appropriate departments as needed Monitors and documents student progress from admission, progression and through graduation regarding grades, GPA, degree audits and program requirements Maintains student files to ensure compliance with the LSON requirements Communicates concerns in regard to student progress to student, faculty and Dean Serves on the Admission, Progression and Success LSON Committees Coordinates event days with other university offices as needed Creates the LSON class schedule with program directors Creates clinical groups for all campus based students Administer social media accounts Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Knowledge of and a commitment to the mission of Marian University Adheres to Marian University’s policies and procedures Shows courtesy and respect in interactions with fellow employees, students subordinates, and supervisors Communicates regularly with supervisor about department issues Meets department productivity standards Participates in developing department goals, objective, and systems Assists in establishing department measurements that align and support the accomplishment of the University’s strategic goals Adheres to the department budget Master’s Degree in Higher Education and/or student affairs Ability to collect, analyze and interpret data Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including presentations Proficient with current technology Company Description Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks as one of US News & World Report’s top universities in the Midwest Region. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015. In 2016 and 2017, the women’s basketball team won back-to-back NAIA national championships. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 38 national titles. Marian University offers an excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance and full Marian University undergraduate tuition benefits for employees and their family. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Required materials include: letter of application, current CV with evidence of outstanding teaching and professional activities, names and contact information of three professional references. Only complete applicant packets submitted to will be considered. Marian University is an EOE and is committed to diversity and encourages persons from diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.


• Location: Indianapolis

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