Program Coordinator – Speech-Language Pathology

Principal Functions:

 

The Program in Speech-Language Pathology at Carlos Albizu University is seeking a Program Coordinator. Responsibilities and Requirements: A Doctorate degree in Speech-Language Pathology or related area preferred. This Program Coordinator position include engaging in scholarly research activities; mentoring student research projects, clinical supervision, and departmental service activities. The incumbent needs to possess a high level of clinical skill and collaborates with the administration of the program. Candidates with expertise in bilingualism or other clinically applicable areas are also encouraged to apply.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Doctorate or equivalent in communication sciences and disorders or related field.
  • Two (2) years of experience in teaching programs or Speech-Language Pathology in higher level educational institutions
  • Eligibility for Florida licensure preferred
  • Current State professional license
  • ABD applicants will be considered with a completion date of their doctoral degree prior to the end of the first year following Program Coordinator appointment.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech Language Pathology
  • History of positive interaction with and mentoring students
  • Skills in offering online courses or training in the design of distance learning courses
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Collaborate with the program director in accreditation Annual Reports.
  • Assist in the development of short and long term plans for programs, monitor progress, assure adherence and evaluate performance
  • Assist in design of performance objectives and implement and monitor programming to meet desired outcomes
  • Assist in the development of yearly outreach plan according to program needs and capacity
  • Supervise line staff
  • Identify open positions and follow hiring and training procedures in a timely manner
  • Assist in the management of budget development & modifications.
  • Assist with the development of public relations and communications strategies to support program goals and increase community awareness
  • Must have strong and polished interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be highly organized and able to work well with others
  • Coordinate faculty searches and assist in screening and selecting faculty applications
  • Manage orientation and training of new faculty
  • Provide support and guidance to faculty
  • Assist in managing courses schedules & instructional supplies.
  • Provide guidance to students on academic goals and educational issues.
  • Work with program director, faculty, and dean to address students’ behavioral, academic, and other problems.
  • Assist on updating/evaluating course content and instructional methodology.
  • Assist on evaluating program effectiveness and completing self-study for accreditation purposes.
  • Prepare reports of ongoing academic activities
  • Develop and introduce extracurricular activities and motivate students for participating in the same.
  • Assess student performance and address needs to ensure student success.

 

Apply by sending your cover letter and CV to: evega@albizu.edu