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EASTERN WASHINGTON Program Specialist 2 - Nursing in CHENEY, Washington

Program Specialist 2 - Nursing About Eastern Washington University: Eastern Washington University is a regional, comprehensive public university located in Cheney and Spokane, Washington, with programs offered throughout the state and online with an enrollment of over 12,000 students. Eastern is one of six state-funded four-year institutions of higher education in Washington reporting to its own Board of Trustees. Eastern’s 300-acre main campus is located in Cheney, a community of 11,000 residents 16 miles southwest of the state’s second largest city, Spokane. Eastern also offers programs in downtown Spokane at the Brand new Catalyst building and on the Riverpoint Campus which is shared with Washington State University. Eastern also offers program throughout the state based on the needs of the community. Eastern offers an array of bachelor’s and master’s degrees and one applied doctorate in physical therapy. EWU offers 135 fields of study, 9 master’s degrees, 12 graduate certificates, 39 graduate programs, 1 educational specialist degree, and 1 applied doctorate to more than 10,000 enrolled students. Tribal Land Acknowledgement Eastern Washington University resides within the traditional homelands of the Spokane People and other tribes who are connected through their shared history of this region. This land holds their cultural DNA and it is their Ancestors who are here and bring forth the knowledge of this place—the knowledge that comes from the land. Job Summary: Eastern Washington University and the College of Health Science and Public Health at Eastern Washington University invite applications for a Program Specialist 2 position to begin January 3, 2022. The Program Specialist 2 reports to the Chair of the School of Nursing. The individual supports the Director of Clinical Education (DCE) with oversight of all clinical requirements for students and faculty. The preferred candidate for this position possesses knowledge and skills that are unique to nursing education programs and/or clinical settings. Position oversees day-to-day program operations and resolves problems within assigned scope of authority. Position plans, organizes, directs, and coordinates operations of the assigned programs as delegated by the Chair. The position interprets, reviews and applies program policies and procedures, and develops plans for carrying out program activities. Position assesses the needs of the programs and makes recommendations to the Chair. Position serves as the program liaison, has extensive contact with program participants, and provides advising and consultation to students, faculty, and outside entities regarding the programs. Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged. The candidate selected for this position will be rewarded with competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package which includes highly subsidized health/dental plans, retirement plan with 100% university match, generous paid vacation and sick leave, 12 paid holidays (adjusted accordingly), tuition waiver benefit and more! EWU expands opportunities for personal transformation through excellence in learning. Required Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree • Responsibility for program operations beyond entry-level work, including developing, overseeing, organizing,