The Department of Midwifery is hiring our next Preceptor Coordinator at the Bastyr University Kenmore campus. We are a hard-working, supportive team, committed to social justice; please read our Equity and Mission statements.
Are you a curious and kind human? Do you enjoy being a part of the midwifery community while also helping students connect and learn? We care deeply about training the best midwives in the nation, and invite you to become our next team member.
At Bastyr University, we educate and inspire leaders in midwifery and maternal child health systems. The Department of Midwifery is a leader in educating the very best childbirth professionals, and our program continues to grow. We offer two master’s degree programs, and are proud to see our graduates in leadership roles throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Our mission extends past our classrooms into the community of educators who oversee and facilitate our students’ clinical training. How midwives are trained is important.
The Preceptor Coordinator facilitates the preceptors’ experience in our program from inception of new sites, to preceptor continuing education, mentorship, and growth. The primary role of this person is to be the point-of-contact for all our clinical instructors and to fiercely support their experience as educators, from the smallest administrative detail to growing the program and preceptor skills. The Preceptor Coordinator promotes excellence in midwifery clinical education by coordinating with the Department of Midwifery faculty and staff to support preceptors as clinical skills instructors for our midwifery students.
The Preceptor Coordinator must possess good communication skills, both verbal and written, be able to maintain calm and organization in the midst of rapidly expanding and changing needs, be collaborative, proactive, and a strong problem solver. This person must be able to produce reports and correspondence using Microsoft Office products. This position requires strong computer and internet skills and a high-speed internet connection.
The ideal candidate will be fluent in:
A budget for job-related travel expenses including mileage and meals is provided by the University. Bastyr University provides a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental & vision, 403B plan, and generous paid time-off policies.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to email@example.com. Refer to job #19-037 and title in the subject line. Applications submitted without the required attachments will not be considered.
Our faculty and staff are committed to achieving our mission by educating students to be future leaders in the natural health arts and sciences. Bastyr University promotes a work environment that allows students, faculty and staff to develop their interests and talents while experiencing a sense of community and a commitment to diversity.
Bastyr University is an equal opportunity institution. We do not discriminate in matters of employment or participation in programs, services or benefits on the basis of gender, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, individuals with disabilities, genetic information, or veteran status. Our programs, services and facilities are accessible to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the university in advance if you require special accommodation due to a disability.
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