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To provide effective/administrative support to the Program Director and program faculty.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide support to the program director and coordinator; e.g. handle correspondence, assist with communicating information to the University community and word-processing, proofread, and disseminate meeting agendas and minutes. Record minutes of the monthly departmental faculty meetings.
Assist in the daily operations of the Traditional BSN office. Answer and screen phone calls. Maintain department files including faculty licensure, copies of course syllabi, meeting minutes, and faculty roster.
Track department supplies and replenish as necessary with approval of the director.
Assist with the establishment of systems to streamline office flow via use of the computer, e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel spreadsheets, faculty and student handbooks.
Assist the program director and program coordinator in the supervision of student workers including delegation of tasks.
Provide support to program faculty and staff, e.g. distribution of incoming correspondence; generation of outgoing correspondence including copying, mailing, faxing, word processing, maintaining current department textbook list and ordering desktop copies as needed, and assist program coordinator with student clearances and assessment testing processes.
In collaboration with the dean and directors, assist in the preparation of accreditation and regulatory materials and assist in the accreditation and approval processes.
Maintain strict confidentiality regarding exam processing and handling of machine and door code combinations.
Assist in the accurate tracking of the changes in status of faculty and students.
Maintain office/computer equipment and supplies for operational functioning
Update and maintain all TBSN student files throughout their tenure
Assist in maintaining records for faculty, including the organization of the 'S' drive in conjunction with the program director and assistant director
Assist clinical paperwork liaison in providing data for clinical agencies in student clinical rotations
Perform other duties as assigned
Strong working knowledge of an office environment including, but not limited to, typing, operation of various office machines (e.g. desktop and laptop computer, 10-key calculator, copier, FAX).
Excellent working knowledge of software applications (i.e. MS Office, Excel, Publisher).
Abilities and Skills:
Effectively organize, prioritize, and handle multiple tasks to meet established deadlines.
Provide professional and efficient customer service.
Build rapport and communicate effectively with the University community. Easily and accurately follow instructions.
Analytical skills, detail-oriented, and discrete handling of confidential information.
Creative problem solver.
Exercise sound judgment and decision making.
Self-starter and team player who is able to work independently and in collaborative settings.
High school diploma or equivalent, University degrees preferred.
One year of administrative support experience working in a multi-functional department.
Experience in academic setting a plus.
Work Location: Chalon Campus (West Los Angeles)
Start Date: Immediately
Applications Deadline: Open until filled
The University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse student population and workforce as a reflection of our commitment to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of learning. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply to be a student or to work for the University.
Mount Saint Mary's University is an independent, Catholic, liberal arts university which provides a values-based undergraduate education for women, as well as innovative programs for professional men and women on two historic campuses in Los Angeles. The Mount is the only Catholic university primarily for women in the Western United States. It is also nationally recognized for its academic programs, its culturally diverse student body, and its focus on preparing the next generation of citizen leaders.