Campus Associate Director of Nursing, Clinical Education

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West Coast University (WCU), a private university with the singular focus of educating health care professionals, is currently seeking an Associate Dean of Nursing, Clinical Education. This is an outstanding opportunity for a professional to join a growing university as we expand our academic programs in health care and related fields.

Reporting directly to the Campus Dean of Nursing, assists with providing leadership in managing and implementing a comprehensive registered nurse program  in support of University, campus, and/or departmental goals in order to assure compliance with programmatic accreditation and/or licensure, internal consistency, and to support the achievement of graduate outcomes that meet workplace and placement expectations.  Responsible for integrating and harmonizing clinical and simulation with didactic experiences in support of helping students achieve exceptional outcomes, not the least of which is NCLEX success.   Responsible for oversight of clinical faculty, student placements, and clinical partnerships for the Nursing program.  Oversees, supervises and manages the Manager of Clinical Operations, Manager of Clinical Faculty, and the Simulation Manager while serving as a mentor and facilitator for faculty and students assigned to clinical sites. Supports the campus clinical team by conducting clinical site visits to enable an environment which fosters creativity, responsiveness, and self-responsibility.  Ensures that the clinical experience is aligned with associated didactic content and achieves the course learning outcomes.  Collaborates with peers serving in the same capacity at other campuses to ensure consistency of approach between all locations.   

Master’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university which includes course work in nursing, education or administration required.


Current Registered Nurse License required in state of employment.


Approval by the Board of Registered Nursing to assume the role of Nursing Instructor preferred. Remediation available to obtain approval.

Current CPR Certification.


Leadership knowledge in the program field to cultivate a learner-centered environment and to foster excellence.


Knowledge in technological support and delivery of program area and services.

Knowledge and evidence of strong supervisory and management skills as applicable to specialized program area. 


Knowledge of state, federal and local laws/regulations relating to programs, governmental compliance and other regulatory standards such as Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), and other accreditation standards (WSCUC). 


Experience with MS Office. 


Knowledge of applicable databases and computer application systems to supply the most accurate information, reports and projections.

Program specific requirements:

Completion of at least one year’s experience teaching courses related to nursing or a course which includes practice in teaching nursing.


Knowledgeable of medical community and established relationships with its professional members preferred. 


One to two years’ experience working with or in clinical sites, placing students, and coordinating related documents preferred.

  • Health, dental and vision plan
  • Vacation, sick and holiday schedule
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long/short term disability and more.

To learn more about West Coast University and apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit our website:


West Coast University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we seek candidates who desire to work in and serve an ethnically-diverse population.

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