State Coordinator - Nursing

Think: Education Group

Exciting opportunity to lead and manage the NSW nursing program at Laureate Australia

  • Lead, direct and develop a high performing academic team
  • Permanent Full Time position based in our Kent St Campus in Sydney
  • Be an integral part of shaping our students future
About the Opportunity
We know nurses make the world go around, and that is why we are proud to educate students enabling them to become great nurses.  We know you are an experienced manager with current nursing registration seeking a post where you can make a real & positive difference in the current and future of nursing education.
This role is a terrific opportunity to combine your motivation and energy and join our collaborative team at our Kent St Campus. Proactive and self-driven; you will thrive on providing your quality leadership of the Nursing programs being delivered at Laureate Australia within NSW.
As an integral leader of our Educators and Academics and liaising with Clinical Placement Coordinators and Academic Services Officers you will not only guide  the education process but also contribute to its  continuous improvement to ensure quality delivery of our course offerings. 
Reporting to our Head of Nursing, you will be responsible for:
  • Ensuring that all Nursing education delivered from their site is delivered in accordance with NMBA, TEQSA and ASQA Standards
  • Leading, directing and developing a high performing academic team whose main priority is teaching and learning excellence partnered with student care  
  • Actively engaging with student support functions including Language and Academic Skills services and student counselling
  • Providing leadership and implement strategic academic projects within your program that foster excellence in student satisfaction and pastoral care  
  • Working as part of the Laureate Nursing program to contribute to pathways for students to the suite of Nursing Programs.

About You
To be successful in the Nursing Coordinator position you will possess:
  • A Master in Nursing related qualification and/or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience
  • A Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
  • A minimum of 5 years acute clinical experience and at least 2 years’ experience in a Nursing leadership or clinical education role
  • Demonstrated experience in VET or higher education and working within the ANMAC Accreditation Standards
  • The ability to engage students from a range of diverse backgrounds and have a passion to see lives changed through education
  • An Ability to undertake academic moderation of course materials and academic delivery of program.   

About Us

Laureate Universities is committed to helping more people get the qualification they need to create a career that they love.  

Our ambition is to revolutionise the world of education, increase student employability and make a positive impact. Torrens University Australia (TUA), along with THINK Colleges (TC) are part of Laureate Australia; we believe in the power of education to transform lives, and we put our people and students at the heart of everything we do. 

Laureate Australia is part of Laureate International Universities’; a network of passionate educators who believe in the transformative power of education to change individual lives, society and the world, for the better.

We offer a number of staff benefits including tuition reduction on courses offered at Torrens University and THINK Colleges.   

Ready to make your difference?
Join the Laureate Team by clicking “APPLY” now!
Closing Date: 5:00pm Monday 2nd September 2019
If you have any queries regarding the recruitment process please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at  Job Reference Number: 2936987
Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.  All applicants require current and valid working rights for Australia.