Director of Nursing

Jefferson Community College   Watertown, NY   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on February 20, 2023
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Jefferson Community College
Watertown, New York
Director of Nursing

Jefferson Community College, Watertown, New York, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) System, is conducting a search for a full-time Director of Nursing. This twelve-month position is responsible for coordinating the Nursing Program.   Reporting to the Chair of the STEM and Health Professions, the incumbent will assist in the development of strategic enrollment goals for the program and implement policies, program activities, and services designed to enhance the educational experience of students. This position is responsible for program accreditation, maintaining collaborative educational partnerships with various nursing industry leaders, and developing partnerships within the community and health care organizations to provide opportunities for program growth and sustainability.  This position includes a maximum annualized teaching load of 18 contact hours. Professional staff are expected to advance the College's focus on student success and completion and will work closely with the College's leadership to advance the mission of the Strategic Plan 2020-2025.

Required: Master's degree in Nursing and five years (5) years of appropriate professional experience.

Applicants must interact and communicate effectively with diverse populations, foster inclusion, and promote equal access and treatment for groups traditionally under-represented in higher education.

To Apply:  For additional information about the College and this posting, please visit, and select “Careers at Jefferson”. You may apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button. A letter of application (cover letter), résumé, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references are required. Review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, completed applications must be received by Monday, March 13, 2023. Finalists will be responsible for interview-related expenses.

Jefferson Community College offers a generous benefits package! Visit for details.

**The successful candidate may qualify for public service loan forgiveness! **