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Program Manager-Clinical Placement

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Position Information

Position Title Program Manager-Clinical Placement
Requisition Number STFR004334
Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary Division/College Not Applicable
Location Charlotte Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 9
Posting Date 02/07/2018

The Program Manager for Clinical Placement at the Charlotte Campus will be responsible for supporting and coordinating the clinical operations of the School of Nursing, with primary focus on the placement of students for clinical and practicum educational experiences for the Charlotte Campus. Key responsibilities include clinical placement database administration and management, creation and maintenance of a comprehensive clinical course communications infrastructure, and coordination of preceptor development functions. This position will serve as the main contact within and outside the School for Charlotte nursing clinical placements and will require operation at several different levels in order to establish and maintain smooth program and departmental operations.
This position at the Charlotte, NC campus is externally funded. Duration of this position is contingent upon the continued availability of funding at its current financial level.


Bachelor’s degree with experience in healthcare-related field preferred or equivalent education and experience that includes 2-3 years prior administrative experience in nursing education or health care agency. Must demonstrate advanced computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access. Experience and exposure to multiple applications including, but not limited to, databases and other computer systems strongly desired. Experience with E-Value system a plus. Should possess excellent communications skills, including verbal and written with editing experience. Must demonstrate well-developed skills related to organizing, prioritizing, and delegating as appropriate. Must possess exemplary customer service orientation with both internal and external customers. Due to the varying levels at which this role must operate, self-direction, flexibility, a hands-on approach, and the ability to manage several initiatives and tasks simultaneously are critical for success.

Additional Information

Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in interdisciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs.
Northeastern University-Charlotte provides high-demand programs aligned with the needs of industry in region and around the globe. From our Uptown Campus located at the corner of Trade and Tryon, our degrees connect students with expert faculty and a network of mentors and peers in more than 150 countries. The Charlotte Campus currently offers 15 master’s programs in business, healthcare, education, energy, nonprofit, government, finance, and technology; 3 doctorates in education and healthcare related fields; and an accelerated bachelor of science in nursing program.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
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  2. Cover Letter
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