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5 Dec 2017

Executive Management Dean, School of Nursing and School of Health Sciences

Saskatchewan PolytechnicSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

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Job Description

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is the Province’s only polytechnic and the primary institution for post-secondary applied education and research. Proudly sharing land located in the homeland of the Métis people and on Treaty 4 and Treaty 6 Territory, we serve more than 26,000 students through campuses located in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon. Saskatchewan Polytechnic offers more than 150 certificate diploma and degree programs, including two collaborative baccalaureate degree programs and a collaborative master’s degree program, basic education and academic upgrading, credit and non-credit extension courses, apprenticeship training, televised, hybrid, online, distance and off-campus programming. Our programs are led by a most accomplished and innovative faculty. As a member of Polytechnics Canada, we are committed to offering a broad range of educational experiences that are student-centered and industry responsive.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic provides the skills and education that the Province needs to grow and prosper. Through our partnerships we ensure our programs match opportunities in the real world. Our people are key to our success – the role of the dean is to guide and lead exceptional staff in their commitment to our students and shared strategic priorities.

Dean, School of Nursing and School of Health Sciences

The Dean, School of Nursing and School of Health Sciences will provide exceptional academic leadership and promote strong academic integrity in ensuring that graduates are prepared for success in their chosen field of employment. He or she will implement and deliver an effective strategic plan for the Schools, driving initiatives that are responsive to labour market demands and encouraging excellence in teaching, research and program delivery. Building successful and sustainable partnerships with employers and the local communities will be critical to success in this role.

The ideal candidate will have a Master’s degree in Nursing or in a related field of study; a doctoral degree is preferred. Eligibility for registration with the SRNA is also a requirement for this position. The successful candidate will have strong leadership and communication skills, reinforced by a history of senior-level leadership experience. Demonstrated experience in developing high-performing teams and leading innovation within a post-secondary education environment will be critical to success in this position. Relevant industry-related experience will also be considered.

To be considered for this role, please apply online at http://sullivansearch.com/search-careers/

For additional information on this opportunity, please contact:

Bonnie Sullivan

bonnie.sullivan@sullivansearch.com

343.291.1128

 

Sheila Leach

sheila.leach@sullivansearch.com

613.262.2542

Job Categories: Full-time. Job Types: Executive Management. Job expires in 20 days.

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