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Assistant Director of Nursing--RN Program

Assistant Director of Nursing--RN Program

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ECPI University
Newport News

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ECPI University, with campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Online, is a recognized leader in awarding STEM+H degrees through innovative delivery of education to meet the needs of military and new-traditional students. ECPI University offers Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degrees, and certification training in Technology, Health Science, Business, Criminal Justice and Culinary Arts. For over 50 years, ECPI University has been helping students achieve their educational and career goals in a hands-on, student-centered environment, while working collaboratively with employers to ensure our graduates have the knowledge and skills they need to be successful. Growth at our university creates the need for dynamic, caring professionals who are dedicated to making a difference in people's lives. 


The Assistant Director of Nursing, RN Program, works with the Director of Nursing to schedule, coordinate, develop and implement faculty orientation and mentoring as well as assist in clinical coordination.  This position is critical in facilitating overall program communication to include serving as the liaison between administration, faculty, and students. 




  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited institution required; Master’s of Science degree in Nursing preferred.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in nursing service or nursing education as a registered nurse which enables the individual to provide leadership and assume the other responsibilities of the position.
  • A minimum of two calendar years prior full-time employment or the equivalent in clinical nursing practice as a registered nurse or advanced practice nurse.
  • A current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in Virginia.
  • Familiarity with accreditation standards and procedures.
  • Experience with curriculum development and program evaluation.


  • Excellent clinical and organizational skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculty, staff,
  • students and other stakeholders.
  • Work in a fast-paced, demanding environment.
  • Exercise discretion and good judgment at all times and in all contexts and maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to collect, organize, analyze and present complex information in a meaningful manner.

What does ECPI University have to offer? 

  • A focus on students and academic excellence 
  • Small class sizes 
  • Professional work environment 
  • Talented and committed co-workers 
  • An adult-focused accelerated schedule 
  • An opportunity to make a difference while expanding your knowledge, skills and professional network 
  • Competitive compensation & benefits plan 


 ECPI University is an equal opportunity employer.




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