Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - All Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest job listings for Samuel Merritt University. For more information, please visit us at http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs. SMU-Clinical Public Health Instructor - RN to BSN Program (Oakland or SF Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/954 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing (RN to BSN)<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 26, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Oversees all community health clinical rotations at assigned campus or campuses. Secures clinical placements, forms and maintains relationships with community leaders, orients and supports adjunct faculty, teaches clinical sections, and supervises students. Collaborates with community leaders and the RN-BSN Design Team to fulfill academic service learning objectives. Identifies and organizes student experiences that fulfill the mission and extend the outreach of agency programs designed to keep communities healthy and safe. Engages students in the assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation of community health needs. Organizes students to strengthen and extend community outreach, community-based services, and community-level care. Supports the Community Health Course Manager and Faculty. Ensures that all clinical evaluations are completed. Manages confidential student files in compliance with SMU and partnering clinical facilities. Evaluates clinical experiences from the perspective of students, faculty, and clinical partners at the completion of every term. Communicates areas for improvement to design team. Completes other duties as assigned. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Education and Experience: <br /> Graduate degree in nursing, public health or equivalent field <br /> Three years experience administering complex programs or projects. <br /> Three years experience in public health, hospice, home care, or community health. <br /> Self-starter with experience in team building, leadership development, quality improvement initiatives, or moving a product to scale preferred. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Excellent written and oral communication. <br /> Functions effectively as a member of a team. <br /> Articulates clear understanding of faculty and student roles in all interactions. <br /> Accesses and applies relevant policy and procedures. <br /> Works independently and seeks clarification when necessary. <br /> Proficient with instructional technology and Microsoft Office applications. <br /> Up to 50% travel required to clinical sites and SMU campuses. Reliable transportation necessary. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1613215 Thu, 26 May 2016 14:28:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/954 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Medical Surgical/Critical Care Specialty) - SF Peninsula Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/953 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 26, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, medical surgical/critical care nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1613192 <br /> Thu, 26 May 2016 14:22:22 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/953 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Medical Surgical Specialty) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/952 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 25, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, medical surgical nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br />SMU-1613202 Wed, 25 May 2016 14:15:49 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/952 SMU - Full Time Nursing Faculty (Medical Surgical/Critical Care Specialty) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/951 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 25, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty, medical surgical/critical care nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1613198 <br /> Wed, 25 May 2016 14:13:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/951 SMU-Administrative Assistant IV http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/950 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Planning & Campus Development<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 6, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Provide general administrative and clerical support to assure executive office delivers timely, efficient, and accurate service to internal customers and external vendors. Develop expertise in using a variety of automated and paper-based systems to facilitate operations and track projects in the Office of the President. This position requires excellent organizational skills and a firm understanding of project management tools and techniques. Project coordination can range from administrative duties (maintaining project documentation, plans and reports), through junior project management and follow-up (project scope, coordination with vendors and team members, updating risk/opportunity registers, schedules, and financial data). Assist Executive Director of Planning and Business Development, Director of Construction and Campus Development, Executive Director of Communications and External Affairs. Provide administrative support to SMU s Crisis Response Team. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Demonstrated attention to detail and strong organizational skills with ability to handle several ongoing projects simultaneously. <br /> High level of proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook. <br /> Expertise with Microsoft Project Server <br /> Experience using Microsoft Office SharePoint desired <br /> Experience working with financial documentation. <br /> Excellent written and verbal communication ability. <br /> Demonstrated interpersonal relations, teamwork, and problem-solving skills. <br /> Ability to work independently, demonstrate initiative and exercise professional judgment under minimal supervision. <br /> Ability to analyze problems, exercise sound judgement, work under deadline pressure. <br /> Excellent customer service and teamwork skills. <br /> <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Bachelors Degree in Business or related field preferred <br /> 1-3 years of experience in a business or academic setting <br /> Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously <br /> Prior experience in office management and purchasing preferred <br /> Knowledge of construction project management desirable. <br /> <br /> SMU-1610749 Fri, 06 May 2016 15:07:04 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/950 SMU-Media Services Technician http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/949 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Media Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 6, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />Under general supervision, Media Services Specialist installs, operates, maintains and keeps inventory of equipment and demonstrates and trains University staff and students on the proper use of audiovisual and low voltage equipment. The Media Services Specialist position functions as the: point person for multimedia at University activities, including sound, lighting, and; facilitator for teachers and students in the effective use of instructional technology and equipment; technical and instructional support for media specialists and other instructional staff; technical and instructional support for electronic/broadcast media in select locations <br /> <br />The Media Services Specialist is responsible for providing support to faculty and staff on Audio Visual (A/V) systems, provide a comprehensive knowledge of A/V low voltage systems so as to develop technical solutions and conceptual engineering design specifications that meet customer requirements, and effectively communicate with internal and external customers. Provides technical, audiovisual, photographic, video, or other media production support services to University customers and external communications team, manages the equipment and materials needed to perform these services, and tracks work referred to outsourced vendors. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Serve the needs of the all users by employing good customer service and communication techniques. <br /> Assist users in the events, classrooms, and Media Services Office by resolving basic equipment functionality and procedures. <br /> Assure that the classrooms, and Media Services Office as well as any onsite visits are clean and orderly when you leave. <br /> Assist users at point of contact (ion-site or in the Media Services Office) by resolving basic functionality and equipment problems, seeking answers to more complex problems, and arranging for follow-up resolution if the problem cannot be resolved immediately. <br /> Assure that the Media Services Office operate appropriately by keeping it clean, orderly, and stocked. <br /> Setup, take down, and troubleshoot equipment in a timely fashion. <br /> Provide onsite technical assistance to faculty and staff, including equipment and functionality and determine repair/replacement, fax and printer cartridge replacement, and education on important advancements in Media/Audio related problems using the technology available here at the University. <br /> Possess a working knowledge of all the major A/V applications, hardware, and network, used within the University community. <br /> Supports system-wide technology initiatives including the Technology Modernization Program. <br /> <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Associate s degree (Bachelor s Degree Preferred) in communications or related field; supplemented with a minimum of (5) years of related work experience, and background in production, AV and video equipment. <br /> Two-year electronics degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent combination of education, with a minimum of a Bachelor s Degree and/or related field experience. <br /> Two years plus experience in electronic instructional equipment and multimedia program production and equipment operation, including audiovisual communications and theater production, with experience in an educational environment preferred. <br /> Proficient in basic programming of A/V control systems <br /> Knowledge and basic programming of digital signal processing (DSP) <br /> Understanding of structured cabling systems and basic networking skills <br /> Ability to train and mentor end users on operational procedures of technical equipment <br /> Knowledge in the use and operation of digital mixing consoles <br /> Must be able to read and effectively interpret general business documentation, technical specifications and drawings <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1611476 <br /> <br /> Fri, 06 May 2016 14:49:32 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/949 SMU-Admission Counselor - San Francisco Peninsula Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/943 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Admissions<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Admission Counselor advises prospective students regarding preparation and appropriateness of academic programs, entry options, and curriculum. The candidate responds to inquiries and represents Samuel Merritt University at local, regional, and national recruitment events. Activities will focus on, but not be limited to, the admission cycle related to the nursing programs in the SF Peninsula and South Bay. <br /> <br />This position is located at the San Francisco Peninsula/San Mateo Campus of Samuel Merritt University and reports to the Director of Admissions Marketing Recruitment based in Oakland. The selected candidate will primarily be responsible for increasing Samuel Merritt s presence on the Peninsula and in the South Bay, but will also recruit students and review applications for all of Samuel Merritt s programs as business needs require. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Required skills: <br /> Excellent organizational skills. <br /> Demonstrated ability to work independently and remotely. <br /> Moderate experience with spreadsheet software such as EXCEL. <br /> Excellent oral communication skills required, including the ability to speak effectively with counselors, prospective students and family members, and other professional colleagues in one-on-one or large group settings. <br /> Excellent written communication skills, including the ability to organize and effectively communicate thoughts through the written word. <br /> Ability to read English and carry out written instructions. <br /> Ability to work and concentrate in a busy, multi-tasked, multi-faceted environment. <br /> Courteous and professional manner required. Diplomacy in dealing with conflict. <br /> Excellent attention to details as they relate to the successful, daily operation of the Office of Admission. <br /> Demonstrated ability to make decisions and exercise professional judgment. <br /> Ability to analyze statistical data pertaining to enrollment trends and projections. <br /> Ability to interact with University faculty and staff, medical center staff, prospective students and their families, and other University admission personnel. <br /> Demonstrated ability to establish rapport quickly and easily with all audiences. <br /> Ability and skill to work independently, and as part of a designated team. <br /> Working knowledge of student information system database (i.e. Power Campus, Webadmit) and CRM systems (i.e., Salesforce). <br /> Ability to rent a car and a willingness to travel by airplane. <br /> <br />Education and skills: <br /> Bachelor s degree required. <br /> Demonstrated experience in student recruitment and admission, or substantially similar work experience, required. Experience in health professions admissions is preferred. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1530755 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:49:53 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/943 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Theory & Clinical) - Nursing (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/926 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing has adjunct faculty (Theory and Clinical) opportunities available at the Sacramento campus. These positions are ideal for working nurses who have expertise in disciplines of medical surgical nursing, critical care, pediatrics, maternity, community health or mental health nursing. <br /> <br />Adjunct faculty are responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the course and implement the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives. <br /> <br />Specific duties and responsibilities: <br /> <br /> Creates a dynamic, learner centered environment that supports the diverse learning needs of the student population and that is based on educational theory, and evidence-based teaching practices. <br /> Models reflective and critical thinking and serves as a coach and mentor for students; confers with them on their progress and assists them in the development of learning plans to facilitate successful achievement of course objectives; <br /> (Theory) Meets with program faculty as needed to review the course, student evaluations and recommendations for change. (Clinical) Meets with faculty of the course prior to the first day of clinical to review clinical and course requirements. <br /> (Theory) Completes an appropriate orientation. (Clinical) Completes an appropriate clinical orientation to the site/s (if necessary) where the faculty member will be overseeing students; maintains and enhances competence in the clinical area of teaching. <br /> Plans learning experiences that are appropriate for the level of the students. <br /> Reviews written assignments and provides appropriate, timely, written feedback; documents student progress on appropriate forms and if necessary, provides a learning plan for the attainment of objectives. <br /> Evaluates learner performance and provides ongoing feedback to students on attainment of course objectives. <br /> (Theory) Apprises students of their progress in the course at the mid-term point, as defined in the syllabus, and for those who are not meeting expectations, establishes a mutual learning plan to achieve stated goals. (Clinical) Completes a formal, written midterm and final evaluation on a designated form for each student. <br /> (Theory) Submits grades to the Registrar by the appointed date in the Academic Calendar. (Clinical) Submits the students final clinical evaluations for filing to the Program administrative assistant. <br /> (Theory) Notifies Program Director of at-risk students as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. (Clinical) Notifies Course Manager of at-risk students or unusual occurrences in the clinical setting as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. <br /> (Theory) Participates in program faculty meetings as needed. (Clinical) Participates in faculty course meetings during the semester. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> <br /> Masters in Nursing or related field (required for theory; preferred for clinical) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in theory or clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in theory or clinical teaching preferred <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1607101 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:49:49 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/926 SMU-Adjunct Instructor (Theory & Clinical) - Nursing (Oakland Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/927 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing has adjunct faculty (Theory and Clinical) opportunities available at the Oakland campus. These positions are ideal for working nurses who have expertise in disciplines of medical surgical nursing, critical care, pediatrics, maternity, community health or mental health nursing. <br /> <br />Adjunct faculty are responsible for creating a positive learning environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the course and implement the policies identified in the course syllabus to ensure the successful achievement of course objectives. <br /> <br />Specific duties and responsibilities: <br /> <br /> Creates a dynamic, learner centered environment that supports the diverse learning needs of the student population and that is based on educational theory, and evidence-based teaching practices. <br /> Models reflective and critical thinking and serves as a coach and mentor for students; confers with them on their progress and assists them in the development of learning plans to facilitate successful achievement of course objectives; <br /> (Theory) Meets with program faculty as needed to review the course, student evaluations and recommendations for change. (Clinical) Meets with faculty of the course prior to the first day of clinical to review clinical and course requirements. <br /> (Theory) Completes an appropriate orientation. (Clinical) Completes an appropriate clinical orientation to the site/s (if necessary) where the faculty member will be overseeing students; maintains and enhances competence in the clinical area of teaching. <br /> Plans learning experiences that are appropriate for the level of the students. <br /> Reviews written assignments and provides appropriate, timely, written feedback; documents student progress on appropriate forms and if necessary, provides a learning plan for the attainment of objectives. <br /> Evaluates learner performance and provides ongoing feedback to students on attainment of course objectives. <br /> (Theory) Apprises students of their progress in the course at the mid-term point, as defined in the syllabus, and for those who are not meeting expectations, establishes a mutual learning plan to achieve stated goals. (Clinical) Completes a formal, written midterm and final evaluation on a designated form for each student. <br /> (Theory) Submits grades to the Registrar by the appointed date in the Academic Calendar. (Clinical) Submits the students final clinical evaluations for filing to the Program administrative assistant. <br /> (Theory) Notifies Program Director of at-risk students as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. (Clinical) Notifies Course Manager of at-risk students or unusual occurrences in the clinical setting as soon as identified and at least weekly thereafter. <br /> (Theory) Participates in program faculty meetings as needed. (Clinical) Participates in faculty course meetings during the semester. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> <br /> Masters in Nursing or related field (required for theory; preferred for clinical) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in theory or clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in theory or clinical teaching preferred <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1607098 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:49:44 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/927 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Any Two Disciplines) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/948 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in two disciplines. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1610496 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:45:23 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/948 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Two Disciplines including Med Surg) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/947 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in two disciplines including medical surgical nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1610499 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:43:59 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/947 SMU-Full Time Clinical Nurse Instructor - (Med Surg & Advanced Med Surg) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/946 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />The School of Nursing is in need of a pre-licensure full-time faculty who will teach almost exclusively in a clinical setting with a specialty in medical surgical and advanced medical surgical nursing. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> Masters in Nursing or a related field (required) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1610510 Tue, 03 May 2016 14:41:31 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/946 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Med Surg & Advanced Med Surg) - Sacramento Campus http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/945 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 3, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in medical surgical and advanced medical surgical nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1610504 <br /> Tue, 03 May 2016 14:39:01 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/945 SMU-Medical Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/944 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Student Health & Counseling <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 2, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Under the supervision and general direction of the Director of Student Health and Counseling Center, the Medical Assistant will provide medical and administrative support at the Student Health and Counseling Center. This position is responsible for overseeing patient flow and assisting the Nurse Practitioner in providing quality patient care to ensure professionalism and efficiency. The Medical Assistant will provide direct support to the operations of the Student Health and Counseling Centers, performing clerical duties, operational tasks, maintaining an accurate and up-to-date student health records database, and monitoring student compliance with all University health requirements. <br /> <br /> <br />This position requires strong performance in a wide variety of complex and specialized administrative duties to support the office functions and efficient operation of a busy University Health and Counseling Center. The desired candidate will have a sincere interest in student health and wellness, excellent interpersonal skills, exceptional organizational skills, pleasant demeanor, mature judgment, and professional approach in dealing with various constituents. This individual should be team oriented, experienced in supporting multiple people in a busy office environment, able to work independently, able to exercise considerable discretion and judgment in all work areas, and have an ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds. Applicants should possess diplomacy, tact, cultural sensitivity, the ability to adhere to strict student privacy and confidentiality regulations, and to honor the institution s commitment to diversity. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Graduate of a certified Medical Assistant (MA) program required. <br /> Bachelor's degree preferred; Associate's degree required. <br /> Minimum of two years of experience in a health care facility preferred. <br /> <br /> <br />OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: <br /> <br /> Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to effectively present information and respond to problems and questions in a timely manner. <br /> Communicate effectively with students, faculty, and staff of Samuel Merritt University, Summit Medical Center, and the public. <br /> Demonstrated proficiency with computers, including word processing, spreadsheets, electronic mail, internet, and desktop publishing (e.g., Microsoft Office applications). Ability to create, manage, and maintain a complex database and to query database and produce reports. <br /> Exhibit technical and analytical expertise with ability to conduct arithmetic and algebraic equations, read graphs, and create mathematical formulas in analyzing data. <br /> Ability to handle multiple priorities with strong organizational skills, excellent concentration, and attention to detail. <br /> Must maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information in a professional manner at all times. <br /> Must exhibit tact, discretion, problem-solving skills, and the ability to work as a member of the student health and counseling team. <br /> <br />SMU-1610206 Mon, 02 May 2016 13:58:29 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/944 Work Study Student-Occupational Therapy http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/883 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occupational Therapy <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 2, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>DEPARTMENT: Occupational Therapy (8025) <br /> <br />TITLE: Clinic Assistant <br /> <br />LOCATION: Office of the Administrative Assistant - Peralta Pavilion 4706 <br /> <br />PURPOSE: To assist with operation of the Pediatric Occupational Therapy Clinic <br /> <br /> <br />Start date 5/31/16 <br /> <br />DUTIES AND <br />RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Greet and escort families arriving to the clinic. <br /> <br />2. Provide parking information and distribute parking vouchers. <br /> <br />3. Assist with clinic setup, organization, and breakdown. <br /> <br />4. Communicate with Environmental Services (EVS) regarding weekly linen or classroom needs. <br /> <br />5. Inventory clinic supplies and equipment. <br /> <br />6. Create, organize, and maintain client files. <br /> <br />7. Communicate with families of clients regarding non-clinical matters (appointment reminders, follow-up missed appointment). <br /> <br />8. Perform various short-term assignments as designated by Administrative Assistant. <br /> <br />JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with Apple/Mac personal computers, word processing (documents and label making), ability to work with confidential materials, demonstrated accuracy and thoroughness in detailed work, excellent communication skills. <br /> <br />LENGTH OF Orientation (2 hours) TBA before 9/25/15 <br />EMPLOYMENT: Mondays and Fridays beginning 09/25/15 through 12/7/15 <br /> <br />AVERAGE NUMBER OF <br />HOURS PER WEEK: 8 HOURS PER WEEK, <br /> <br />HOURLY WAGE: $13/hr. <br /> Mon, 02 May 2016 10:44:27 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/883