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Drive the growth of one of America's most successful for-profit education companies. We're Kaplan Higher Education (www.khec.com), a thriving division of Kaplan, Inc., (www.kaplan.com) and The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO). Our high professional standards have resulted in tremendous success -- we now serve over 80,000 students on more than 70 campus-based and online schools across the United States and abroad.
Kaplan schools are part of a vast, innovative network of learning thatâ€™s quickly changing Americaâ€™s academic landscape. We offer the perfect professional mix; the work environment of a private company with the benefits of a publicly traded brand.
We offer a competitive compensation package and a dynamic, growth-oriented environment that promotes career advancement. Kaplan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Benefits available for those who qualify:
Allied Health Program Chair
- Immediate health and dental plans
- Sick days, holidays, and vacation days
- 401(k) Plan
- Flexible Spending Account
- Life and Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Long-term Disability
- Group Legal Services
- Financial Planning
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Kaplan Career Institute â€“ Nashville Campus
Position yourself at the forefront of the education revolution.
â€¢ Are you interested in helping to make a long-term impact on the future of students and their families?
â€¢ Are you an individual who embraces taking on significant ownership and responsibility from the day you begin a new job?
â€¢ Are you looking for a role where the demands are high but so is the job satisfaction?
If you answered Yes! to the above, then Kaplan Career Institute is the place for you.
We are currently searching for a Program Chair for our Allied Health programs. The Program Chair is responsible providing the leadership and supervision of our accredited program. Reporting directly to the Director of Education, you will oversee the daily management of instructors, class scheduling, and an externship coordinator.
What you will do:
â€¢ Maintain retention of students in the program at required levels or less through quality programs.
â€¢ Manage faculty for quality instruction, oversee curriculum, and maintain accreditation standards.
â€¢ Oversee faculty development through on-going professional development.
â€¢ Oversee the selection of externship sites, and the supervision and evaluation of student externs.
â€¢ Hire, train, schedule, and supervise all instructors.
â€¢ Build and maintain the respect of faculty, staff and students.
â€¢ Maintain standards of performance and behavior for faculty and students.
Skills and Experience Required:
â€¢ Must have an Associateâ€™s Degree, Bachelorâ€™s Degree is preferred.
â€¢ Experience in Allied Health field.
â€¢ Management experience.
â€¢ Training and/or teaching experience would be a plus.
â€¢ Ability to develop and maintain a concerned, caring and committed attitude with students, develop creative and engaging instructional techniques, and flexibility.
â€¢ Ability to supervise instructional staff, develop curriculum, and oversee the outcomes for the Information Technology programs.
â€¢ Ability to work well with students, ability to manage key metrics.
â€¢ Great communication skills.
â€¢ Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
â€¢ Consistently demonstrate the highest levels of integrity.
Submit your letter of interest, resume and salary history in Word format to: firstname.lastname@example.org
NO Phone calls, please
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