Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - Staff Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest Staff 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 (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/912 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>January 14, 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 />Qualifications <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-1600664 Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:27:11 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/912 SMU-Administrative Assistant III, CSPM http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/911 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>CSPM<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>January 14, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong>This position has three components. (1) Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Administrative Affairs, the incumbent will work with the CSPM Administrative Coordinator and the Preclinical Affairs Administrative Assistant to support the operational, academic, support services and technical aspects within the School of Podiatric Medicine. (2) Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, the incumbent will serve as the Clerkship and Residency Placement Coordinator with responsibility for coordinating the placement of CSPM students into clerkship and residency training programs. (3) The CSPM Clinical Affairs Administrative Assistant is also responsible for providing clerical and support services for the clinical departments and for monitoring the status of the required clinical contracts and clinical rotations. <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 /> Must be a highly functional and informed person who is courteous, a sincere listener a good communicator, and capable of establishing a positive and supportive rapport with students, faculty and staff members <br /> Must be able to problem solve and work well as a team player <br /> Must be able to function independently in an environment where multiple priorities have to be handled simultaneously and/or where priorities change frequently <br /> Must have keen judgment skills and be able to independently manage and resolve student and faculty issues, concerns and complaints in an effective and timely manner <br /> Must have substantial computer experience and competency in the use of Microsoft Office Programs (word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc); must be able to create and produce spreadsheets, lecture PowerPoint presentations, mail merge documents, and conduct internet searches, etc. <br /> Ability to read and follow through with written and verbal instructions <br /> Organize and communicate thoughts, speak effectively with faculty and staff members, students and all other contacts <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner <br /> Ability to concentrate and effectively pay attention to minute details for extended periods of time in order to produce reports, studies, etc. <br /> Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals and percentages <br /> Ability to handle ones self in a professional manner, including appropriate professional dress attire when needed. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> AA degree or three to five years of experience in a high-level Administrative Assistant position or a comparable experience. <br /> Able to understand the student experience on a university campus either through prior enrollment as a students, or prior experience working on a university or college campus. <br /> <br />SMU-1600672 Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:23:04 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/911 SMU-Campus Operations Manager (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/910 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Enrollment & Student Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>January 6, 2016<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />Manages general operations of the Sacramento Campus including student services, student academic support, admission and all non-instructional activities of the center. The Campus Operations Manager and the lead nurse faculty responsible for the academic programs and faculty will work to achieve optimal student outcomes and services through seamless coordination and collaboration. The position will have active working relationships and a reporting relationship with administrative personnel on the Oakland campus. <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 /> Extensive computer experience and demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Pro, Access), including effective navigation of the Internet as a resource and research tool. <br /> Able to analyze complex data sets and devise action plans for correcting and improving services. <br /> Ability to handle privileged information and exercise good judgment <br /> Ability to complete work in a timely manner with attention to detail. <br /> Ability to organize and prioritize workload for self and assigned staff. <br /> Superior communication skills required. <br /> Able to compose clearly written documents <br /> Ability to collaborate to achieve goals and project outcomes <br /> <br />Education and Experience: <br /> <br /> Baccalaureate degree required; master s preferred in areas related to scope of work. <br /> Five or more years of experience in human resources, student services, operations management, administration, higher education or closely related field. <br /> Substantive leadership and management experience preferably in a health care setting or institution of higher education. <br /> Experience in policy development and execution. <br /> Record of collaboration in achieving team goals. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1600259 <br /> Wed, 06 Jan 2016 13:48:14 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/910 SMU-Simulation Technology Specialist http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/909 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>HSSC<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>December 22, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Simulation Technology Specialist (STS) responsibilities include technical support, maintenance and operations of all the Health Sciences Simulation Center (HSSC) simulation equipment and technology including audio-visual equipment. <br /> <br />The STS s home location will be on the Oakland Campus but he/she will support simulation activity at all SMU campuses, e.g. San Mateo and Sacramento. The appointee reports to the HSSC Operations Manager and will work closely with the HSSC faculty to facilitate the daily simulation activities on all campuses. <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 EXPERIENCE: <br /> Associate degree in computer science and/or a healthcare-related field is required; Bachelor s degree preferred <br /> At least 3-5 years of related experience in computer science and/or health care <br /> <br />REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES <br /> Knowledge of patient simulation, technologies, and applications preferred. <br /> Knowledge of computer hardware equipment and software applications relevant to simulator functions. <br /> Knowledge of audio/video equipment operations <br /> Proficiency in MS software applications, including MS Outlook, Word, and Excel. <br /> Ability to learn new software and hardware quickly and independently <br /> Ability to assess, troubleshoot, and resolve equipment failures in a timely manner <br /> Good judgment and creative thinking to solve daily problems <br /> Self-motivated attitude, requiring little to no supervision to be accountable for primary job responsibilities <br /> Ability to work effectively in a team environment <br /> Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic environment <br /> Ability to work evenings/weekends on an as needed basis, provided ample <br />notification is provided <br /> Excellent written and oral communication skills <br /> Demonstrate commitment to Service Excellence <br /> Demonstrate organizational prioritizing skills <br /> <br />SMU-1530691 Tue, 22 Dec 2015 11:08:06 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/909 SMU - Admission Counselor (San Francisco Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/908 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Admissions<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>December 22, 2015<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, 22 Dec 2015 11:05:41 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/908 SMU-Admission Counselor (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/907 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Admissions<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>December 22, 2015<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 Sacramento. <br /> <br />This position is located at the Sacramento Campus of Samuel Merritt University and reports to the Director of Admissions Marketing Recruitment based in Oakland. The selected candidate will be primarily responsible for increasing Samuel Merritt s presence in the Sacramento and Central Valley regions of California, 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-1530758 Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:49:29 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/907 SMU-Alumni Nurse Tutor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/906 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Diversity & Inclusion<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>December 22, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Alumni Nurse (AN) Tutor serves as a tutor to designated Samuel Merritt University BSN students in SISP, including designated prospective SISP students who are completing their first two years at our partner schools. The AN tutors will meet and tutor students weekly during the academic year 1:1 or in small groups via email, phone, and/or face-to-face, and/or other technologies that facilitate on-line meetings, for the purposes of tutoring. The AN tutors will collaborate with the departments of Academic Support and the School of Nursing to ensure that the needs of the project are being fulfilled. Preference is given to AN Tutors who were previously enrolled in SISP or RWJ-NCIN scholars programs. <br /> <br />This is a part-time (up to 20 hrs/wk), non-benefited position. <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/or Experience: Must have graduated from Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing, and shown success in academic achievement as determined by the School of Nursing and the Office of Academic Disability Support Services. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: Excellent communication skills. Ability to use the computer, and social networking media as needed. Must have access to a computer, phone, and email. AN tutors must comply with the same tutoring requirements as student tutors and participate in a Tutor Training Seminar taught by the Academic support Coordinator. Essential are good organizational skills and the ability to document and follow-through with tutorial commitments. <br /> <br />SMU-1530829 <br /> Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:09:08 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/906 SMU - Research Assistant (Temporary) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/902 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Academic Affairs<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>November 23, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Research Assistant (RA) opening is a temporary, grant-funded, non-benefitted position, up to 16 hrs/wk. The position will report to the principal investigator (PI) and/or co-investigator of the research studies. <br /> <br />The RA consistently protects confidential and sensitive information. Meets deadlines as established with PI. Enters data in Excel and/or SPSS files, transcribe voice-recorded and handwritten interviews and notes, and organize/maintain computer files. Assists with outreach and provide information to potential study participants. Assists with the preparation of print documents and/or web pages related to the dissemination of research. Assists with basic statistical analysis and/or qualitative data analysis. Creates written, visual, and tabular material for research reports and presentations. <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 /> Requirements: <br /> In good academic standing with the University. <br /> Completes the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Extramural Research course Protecting Human Research Participants or the Collaborative Institute Training Initiative (CITI) Research course New Human Subjects Research (HSR) Modules (August 2014) <br /> Computer skills experience using Microsoft Office word and excel; working knowledge of basic Windows applications. <br /> Ability to successfully work independently, and read and carry out written and verbal instructions. <br /> <br /> <br /> Qualifications: <br /> Demonstrates basic knowledge and/or skills in clinical research as evidenced by completion of a research course. <br /> Demonstrates ability to maintain professional demeanor and confidences as per the Samuel Merritt University Institutional Review Board and Contra Costa County Probation Department guidelines. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1528902 Mon, 23 Nov 2015 14:42:01 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/902 SMU-Regional Coordinator (Central Valley) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/873 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 29, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong> <br />Collaborates with Program Director on all corporate partnerships, marketing, planning, and evaluative accountabilities. Assists program leadership with operationalizing business plan and actualizing the program vision and philosophy throughout a region. Oversees operations for regional student cohorts and serves as primary liaison between community agencies, clinics, students, faculty, and program leadership. Serves as the first line of contact for students, faculty, and clinical site staff/administrators. Implements orientation plan for faculty and students. Ensures student and faculty compliance with health and safety requirements. Manages confidential student files in compliance with SMU and partnering clinical facilities. <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 /> MBA, MPA, MPH or related graduate degree preferred. Comparable experience may be considered in lieu of degree. <br /> Three years experience administering complex programs or projects. <br /> Three years demonstrated experience in marketing, including developing and maintaining ongoing community relationships, such as establishing new corporate clients and communicating with hospital administrators. <br /> Self-starter with experience in team building, leadership development, quality improvement initiatives, or moving a product to scale preferred. <br /> Healthcare experience preferred. <br /> <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 in all operational areas. <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 professional meetings. Reliable transportation necessary. <br /> <br />SMU-1513151 Fri, 29 May 2015 15:53:00 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/873 Business Planning Analyst-Part time http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/830 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Office of the President<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>December 10, 2014<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Assist Executive Director of Planning and Business Development in developing business plans to support decision-making and achieve University goals. Conduct research and analyses in connection with business planning. Build and thoroughly document financial and planning models in Excel that forecast performance for new initiatives. Assist with project management for successful implementation of complex projects carried out by multi-disciplinary team. <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 />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> High degree of proficiency with MS Office (Excel, WORD, PowerPoint, Outlook); demonstrated experience creating complex financial models and analyses with Excel. <br /> <br /> Knowledge of and experience with efficient technological tools and methods for planning and analysis. <br /> <br /> Detail oriented with ability to understand the broader context of planning. <br /> <br /> Able to build and sustain collaborative relationships with content experts and administrative leaders. <br /> <br /> Excellent written and verbal communication/presentation skills. <br /> <br /> Strong mathematical aptitude and analytical skills. <br /> <br /> Ability to work autonomously to execute analyses within project scope. <br /> <br /> Ability to understand and document business requirements. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated organizational, project management, and problem-solving skills. <br /> <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Bachelor s degree in business, finance, economics, or related field from an accredited institution <br /> <br /> 5-10 years experience, ideally in a corporate planning and analysis function or professional services consulting firm. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:36:18 -0800 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/830