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Mercy College of Health Sciences not only offers students an exceptional education, but we also offer employees a challenging and rewarding work environment.  Our core values of knowledge, reverence, integrity, compassion and excellence are at the foundation of how we work and what we do.  We are committed to providing the best environment for students to learn and employees to work.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with the College, please contact Human Resources at 515.643.6640 or adennis@mercydesmoines.org.

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AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunity

The AmeriCorps VISTA member will work in collaboration with the Mercy College Service Learning Advisory Committee and Student Affairs Office to help organize and oversee service learning initiatives and financial literacy efforts that address community-defined needs for underserved populations in the metro area.  The VISTA will identify and foster community partnerships, track service learning experiences for students, utilize creativity in promoting activities and initiatives, maintain communications, and update and coordinate financial literacy programming focusing on the needs of college students. The VISTA will organize events and activities focused on educating the campus on service learning and financial literacy.  In addition, the VISTA will help with the Iowa College AmeriCorps Program, including recruitment and training.  Mercy College of Health Sciences is located in Des Moines, Iowa.  More information can be found at the following link:

my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do

To be considered for the following positions, applicants will be asked to complete an Applicant Assessment Survey.

The final candidate must pass a drug and nicotine screen.

Positions:

Dean, School of Nursing

We are seeking candidates for the Dean position in our School of Nursing. Responsibilities include for providing leadership and oversight for the academic programs within the School, setting vision and a strategic plan, ensuring student learning outcomes are met and all accreditation and College policies and standards are met.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. or Ed.D in related field, Master of Science in Nursing degree, 7 years' experience in nursing administration of undergraduate and graduate programs, 3 to 5 years' experience teaching in nursing in undergraduate and graduate programs and a current and valid Iowa RN licensure.  Requisition number:  1500006978

Learning Management System Specialist

The position will provide technical and end user support, design, development, implementation, training, delivery and maintenance of the Learning Management System (LMS).  

Qualifications include:  Bachelor's degree in instructional technology, computer science, information technology or related field, 3+ years' experience with LMS administration, set-up, configuration and troubleshooting, ability to be on call evenings and weekends and strong interpersonal skills.  Requisition number:  1500006087

Director, Financial Aid

The position will be responsible for planning, organizing, supervising, and adminisering financial aid activities.  This includes monitoring programs to ensure the compliance of all federal, state, and insitutional policies and regulations.

Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business, financial management or related field, 5 years experience in managing college student financial aid programs, comprehensive knowledge of current financial aid regulations, policies, and processes and strong interpersonal skills. Requisition number:  1500005681

Director, Campus Ministry

The position will be responsible for providing spiritual support for the College community and administer campus ministry needs.  The position will also teach academic courses in the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences and supervise the onsite Living and Learning community.

Qualifications include a Master's degree in ministry, scripture, theology or religious studies, demonstrated ability to teach in higher education, an active Roman Catholic and three years experience with non traditional aged young adult ministry.  Requisition number:  1500005083

Secretary

The secretary will provide administrative support to the External Affairs and Business Operations departments.  The departments include the offices of Campus Ministry, Marketing, Finance and Human Resources

Qualifications include an Associate's degree or equivalent, 2 years' experience providing administrative office support, demonstrated experience providing support for multiple individuals, demonstrated experience with Microsoft and Publishing software, ability to multi-task and strong communication and interpersonal skills.  Requisition number:  1500004584

Adjunct Faculty Opportunities

We are seeking candidates to fill adjunct faculty positions to teach in the Summer 2015 semester. Applicants are needed to teach Microbiology, Physiology and Developmental Psychology.

Qualifications include a Master's degree (PhD or EdD preferred) and teaching experience in the respective field.

Interested applicants should apply using the followng links:

Microbiology:  Requisition number:  1500004136

Physiology:  Requisition number:  1500004137

Developmental Psychology:  Requisition number:  1500004139 

Director, Institutional Research and Effectiveness

The Director will provide direction and leadership for institutional research and effectiveness and program accreditation.  The position will oversee the assessment office activities.

Qualifications include a Master's degree in higher education. social sciences, statistics or related field; 3+ years experience in institutional research in an institution of higher learning or similar setting; demonstrated knowledge of research methods and advanced statistical analysis techniques and knowledge of regional and progam accreditation requirements and procedures. Requisition number:  1500004262

Assistant Professor-Math/Statistics

We are seeking candidates for a full-time Math/Statistics instructor in the School of Liberal Arts & Science.  The position is a 12 month contract.

Qualifications include a PhD or EdD in a related field, teaching experience, and excellent communication skills. Requisition number:  1400033250

Adjunct Faculty Positions

Nursing

Adjunct instructors are needed to teach in the clinical environments for the Associate of Nursing program.

Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (Master's degree in Nursing preferred) and 2 years experience as a RN. Current and valid Iowa Registered Nursing license is required.  Requisition number: 1500004258

CPR, ACLS and PALS

Adjunct instructors are needed to teach CPR, ACLS and PALS courses.

Qualifications include a BLS certification in CPR for the Health care Worker and experience in health care delivery. CPR, ACLS and PALS instructors must have a current Instructor Certification.  For ACLS and PALS a minimum of 1 year experience as an ACLS or PALS provider is required.  CPR Requisition number:  1500004268.  ACLS/PALS Requisition number:  1500004266

Skills Evaluators - EMS

Evaluators needed to assist with skills evaluations for students.

Qualifications include Evaluator endorsement from IDPH.  Requisition number:  1500004264.

Adjunct Faculty -EMS

Instructors needed to assist with skills instruction for students in the EMT and Paramedic programs.

Qualifications include high school diploma and National EMT Registry certification.  Requisition number:  1500004256

Quick Info


Anne Dennis, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources Business Partner

(515) 643-6640
Fax (515) 643-6626
adennis@mercydesmoines.org

Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1239


Amber Urias
Secretary, Human Resources

(515) 643-6682
Fax (515) 643-6626
aurias@mercydesmoines.org