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Clinical Placement Coordinator, College of Nursing

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Health and Medical Services

Posting Number: req7853

Department: College of Nursing

Location: UAHS - Tucson

Address: 1305 N Martin Ave, Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The ideal candidate will be a member of a team within the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program. They will assist students & faculty with clinical placement activities for nursing students in the College of Nursing DNP program.

The dynamic individual will:
* Demonstrate knowledge in complex scheduling required for student clinical placements.
* Be skilled at maintaining and retrieving relevant data in a variety of data systems.
* Effectively communicate with students, faculty, staff, preceptors, and community partners.
* Be service, team, and quality improvement oriented.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Employee COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

All University employees, including student workers and graduate assistants/associates, must verify that they are fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless they have been granted a religious or disability/medical accommodation.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage
    the student experience related to clinical placement, specifically:

matching of student to preceptor/site based on specialty & geographic

correct on-boarding and credentialing of students prior to starting a rotation.

in maintaining clinical placement data systems, including data retrieval and

and recommends appropriate solutions for clinical placement problems and

  • Facilitate communication and promote a positive working relationship between the Doctor of Nursing Practice program, University units, College of Nursing departments and external community partners and preceptors.
  • Act
    as a staff resource to assigned faculty curricular committees or task forces.
  • Work
    with faculty to incorporate preceptor recruitment, acknowledgment, and

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level experience required.
  • Minimum
    of 3 years of relevant work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree - Field of study: Healthcare or Business

FLSA: Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40

Job FTE: 1.0

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: Student Services

Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay: $38,892 - $52,613

Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)



Career Stream and Level


Job Family

Student Support

Job Function

Student Services

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Contact Information for Candidates

Allen Prettyman |

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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