The Nursing Program Division Chair will provide overall administrative direction and coordination for Nursing program for Blackfeet Community College. The director will assist in the administration and management of the functions of the program including analysis, planning, and strategic formation of goals, and the implementation of plans for program development and evaluation. This includes the analyzing of program operations and needs to determine potential enhancements or improvements to procedures and activities. The Director will develop and/or recommend supporting policies and procedures. The Director will begin the national nursing accreditation process. In accordance with the strategic five year plan, the director will begin to peruse the appropriate resources and planning to offer a four degree.
Master’s degree in Nursing required supplemented by courses in curriculum development, principles and methods of teaching, measurement and evaluation required and a minimum of 4 years nursing education experience, including didactic and clinical teaching required; experience with curriculum development required; experience with nursing accreditation preferred. Doctorate in Nursing or Doctorate of Nursing Practice preferred. Current unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Montana required.