The Director of Nursing Education provides leadership and oversight for the nursing programs (Associate Degree Nursing, Licensed Practical Nursing, LPN to RN Advanced Placement Nursing and Nursing Assistant); manages nursing faculty, staff, and students; oversees curriculum coordination and development; collaborates with academic and healthcare colleagues on a local, state, and national basis; attracts and retains students; maintains ongoing approval by the Michigan Board of Nursing; secures national nursing accreditation; and manages the departmental budget. The director is responsible for implementing a strategy to ensure the quality, viability, and cost-effectiveness of each program or course within the department.

At Kellogg Community College, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where we foster respect for others and our differences, support cultural understanding, demonstrate ethical behavior and champion social justice. We will accomplish this by:

  • Deepening our understanding of diversity, equity and inclusion through learning, engagement with others and personal reflection
  • Valuing the lived experiences and perspectives of others while nurturing and understanding the differences between us
  • Rejecting all forms of prejudice, discrimination and racism and
  • Advancing integrity, justice and civility among and between us.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Master of Science in Nursing (Michigan Board of Nursing Administrative Rule R338.10305a, 305a 3) from an accredited college or university.
  2. Technical knowledge in Nursing Education.
  3. Three to five (3-5) years in Nursing Leadership, Management, Education/Teaching.
  4. Unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Michigan.

About Kellogg Community College

Kellogg Community College is located in Battle Creek Michigan, a community of about 54,000 people. Leisure activities, natural resources, and learning opportunities provide a wonderful foundation for those who call Battle Creek home. Located along the I-94 interstate, Battle Creek is within 30 minutes driving distance to Kalamazoo and Lansing, 60 minutes to Grand Rapids, and within 3 hours of Detroit, Chicago, and Indianapolis.