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Academic Fieldwork Coordinator Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy Assisting

Department of Health Sciences

St. Andrews University (A Branch of Webber International University) and the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program invite applications for a 12-month full time position for an Academic Fieldwork Coordinator beginning January 2021.

This is the first OTA program offered at a bachelor level in the State of North Carolina.

Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a minimum of a baccalaureate degree awarded by an institution that is accredited by a USDE-recognized regional or national accrediting body. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Be an initially certified occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant
  • Be currently licensed or otherwise regulated in the state or jurisdiction as an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant
  • Have at least 2 years of clinical practice experience as an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant.
  • Have at least 1 year of fieldwork educational experience
  • At least 1 year of teaching experience in higher education is preferred

Roles & responsibilities include:

  1. Ensures compliance with accreditation standards applicable to fieldwork education
  2. Coordinates contracts with the fieldwork agencies, student fieldwork assignments, and rotation through fieldwork sites
  3. Identifies, supervises, trains, and evaluates fieldwork educators and preceptors
  4. Facilitates and manages fieldwork course scheduling
  5. Teaches fieldwork courses within the first and/or second year of the core curriculum as appropriate, to assure program continuity.
  6. Travels to fieldwork sites and acts as liaison between affiliate partners and the University while overseeing student fieldwork assignments, verifying student attendance logs, and verifying required program fieldwork competency checks, while addressing any potential affiliate/student issues.
  7. Provides after-hours program support activities, including but not limited to communications with students, fieldwork instructors and preceptors.
  8. Facilitates conflict resolution with students, faculty and fieldwork personnel.
  9. Coordinates and assists students in completing the required documents in the event of any injuries during fieldwork rotations; ensures adherence to affiliate partner and college safety department policies and procedures concerning clinic/work-related injuries while following program protocols.
  10. Calculates and determines all grades for fieldwork courses.
  11. Keeps records on the progression of students through the fieldwork component of the program.
  12. Evaluates and ensures the effectiveness of fieldwork affiliates and fieldwork education centers.
  13. Tracks and coordinates students’ compliance with fieldwork requirements
  14. Facilitates and coordinates fieldwork program continuing education and faculty development activities
  15. Collects and analyzes data to evaluate effectiveness of fieldwork experiences in meeting program learning goals.
  16. Maintains currency of student fieldwork handbook for the program

How to apply:

Fill out an application for the position using the following link www.sa.edu/about-us/employment-opportunities.  Forward the following documents to Rachelle Lydell, MSOT, OTR/L, Program Director and Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy at lydellrg@sa.edu:

  • Curriculum vitae and cover letter outlining your interest in the position and your qualifications
  • a letter on your behalf from three professional references
  • statement of your philosophy for fieldwork education and teaching

Applications will be accepted until October 9th , 2020.

English Faculty Member

St. Andrews University (A Branch of Webber International University) invites applications for a full-time faculty position in English to teach courses in Composition and Literature beginning in January 2021.   A Master’s degree in English is required; a Ph. D. is preferred.  The successful candidate will be an English generalist with the ability to teach Composition as well as British and American literature and prepared to provide an interactive, student-centered classroom environment designed to support student engagement and success. Additional responsibilities include student advising, committee work, and contributions to the University’s interdisciplinary general education program. The ability to teach an interdisciplinary course focused on primary texts in the Western culture tradition, including religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts is highly desirable. A passion for teaching undergraduates in a small liberal arts environment is preferred.

Application Process: Applicants should provide an application letter, curriculum vitae, copies of academic transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references.  Consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Please complete the online application for employment found at www.sa.edu/about-us/employment-opportunities. Additional application materials should be sent to Dr. Edna Ann Loftus, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean. eaol@sa.edu

St. Andrews is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities and an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. www.sa.edu.

Financial Aid Officer

Department: Financial Aid

Classification: Administrative (Full-time; 12 months)

Reports to: Director of Financial Aid

Hours: 40 hour week: Monday -Thursday 11:00 am to 8:00 pm; Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Greets student and family walk-ins and route visitors to appropriate staff member when necessary
  • Manages financial aid main telephone line, email account, fax line and department mail
  • Manages departmental filing
  • Assist students with completion of online processes (FAFSA, EC, MPN, NC, etc.)
  • Counsel families about the Financial Aid Award and ways to pay
  • Oversee periodic purging of non-enrolled student files
  • Mail award letters, award packets, documents tracking letters, etc.
  • Supervise departmental work study students
  • Provide day to day support of all financial aid functions to the financial aid staff
  • Other duties as assigned

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Attention to detail and well-developed writing, listening, and interpersonal skills are necessary
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office products, particularly Word and Excel
  • Must be able to work independently and as a team member within a complex, fast-paced office
  • Able to maintain records accurately and be able to meet deadlines consistently

Job Type: Full-time

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

St. Andrews University, a Branch of Webber International University, seeks a Communication and Media Generalist for a full-time position beginning January 2020.  Candidates should combine demonstrated expertise in teaching with desktop publishing, graphic design, and media production skills, including expertise with Adobe Creative Cloud software platforms such as InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, and Photoshop.    Additional responsibilities include student advising, committee work, and contributions to the University’s interdisciplinary general education program. A passion for teaching undergraduates in a small liberal arts environment is preferred.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications: A Masters’ degree in Communication Studies, Communications, or Journalism is required. A PhD is preferred.

Complete the online application for employment found at www.sa.edu/about-us/employment-opportunities. Submit  (1) application letter; (2)  curriculum vitae or résumé; (3)  statement of  teaching and digital media instruction philosophy; (4)   evidence of teaching effectiveness; (5) three professional/academic letters of reference; and 6) graduate school(s) transcript electronically to Dr. David Herr, Chair, Division of Liberal and Creative Arts.

Resumes should be emailed o to Dr. David Herr, herrdf@sa.edu, Dr. Edna Ann Loftus, eaol@sa.edu, and Dr. Julia O’Grady, ogradyju@sa.edu

Nursing Simulation and Clinical Lab Coordinator

St. Andrews University, a branch of Webber International University, is accepting applications for a Simulation and Clinical Lab Coordinator for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing per-licensure program. The successful candidate will coordinate and manage the Nursing Program’s skills lab and simulation center. The individual in this position will assure the effective and efficient operation of the lab, assess and provide for meeting program and student needs, and oversee the operation of high and medium fidelity technology to ensure safe and effective use of the simulation equipment.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Develops, implements, updates, and monitors simulation lab policies, procedures, use, and operation

Monitors and schedules use, signing out, and movement of simulation lab equipment Develops, presents, evaluates and refines scenarios for simulation experiences, utilizing role playing, props and dialogue to create a realistic learning environment Develops and implements clinical simulation to meet accreditation standards

Creates and maintains a respectful and professional working environment, incorporating active learning, reflective thinking, and a confidential debriefing process Performs data analysis to evaluate learning and satisfaction with the provision of services

Continuously updates and refines simulation experiences based on identified needs and to serve as a resource for faculty utilizing simulation in classroom/lab activities Maintains the lab inventory, ensures the safe storage and disposal of hazardous materials

Monitors and assures appropriate standards of lab cleanliness, provides for equipment maintenance, repair, and replacement

Orients instructors in lab procedures, location and use of materials, and operation of equipment

Responsible for business development of the simulation lab, establishes community partners, develops income generated projects, seeks grants and other funding sources

Oversees simulation lab information and technology support Formulates budget recommendations

Ensures a safe and healthy work environment, complies with college health and safety policies, practices, and programs in keeping with occupational health & safety legislation and regulation

Models professional standards, including customer service, collaboration, communication, excellence, attendance, and related

Performs remediation with students in skills area

Works closely with college staff to appropriately integrate lab operations, obtain maximum utilization for the most efficient expenditure, and to moderate student costs

Any other duties as may be appropriately assigned or required

Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing, 3-5 years’ experience in general clinical work, previous experience in simulation laboratory training, skills in acute care, knowledge of simulation techniques and excellent knowledge and understanding of human pathophysiology, possess the skills and ability to train the students, faculty, and clinical staff on simulation equipment, be certified with current BLS CPR, and have or be able to obtain a North Carolina active & unencumbered nursing license. Please submit resume, cover letter, proof of license and certification, and three references to Dr. Dorothy Miller, Chief Nurse Administrator.

Job Type: Full-time

Campus Security

Full time position in campus security. 2nd shift must be able to work weekends . Must be at least 25 with drivers license & background check.

To apply please email cauldercl@sa.edu

Housekeeper

This position involves routine cleaning; sweeping, mopping, cleaning bathrooms, trash removal among other routine duties. Individual must be able to walk, lift, climb stairs without any restrictions. Hours are 7:00am until 3:30 pm with two 15- minute breaks and a 30 minute lunch break Monday through Friday; however there may be some weekend work.

To apply, please complete “Application for Seeking Employment” online here.

Groundskeeper

Duties include mowing grass, raking leaves, picking up debris, cutting tree limbs, and general cleaning of the grounds around the campus. Also includes other duties as instructed by your supervisor.

Must have a valid NC driver’s license.

To apply, please complete “Application for Seeking Employment” online here.