Nursing Assistant Program Director/Lead Instructor

  • Springdale Job Corps Center
  • Springdale Job Corps, Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale, OR, USA
  • May 25, 2018
Full-Time Education / Training Healthcare / Medical Nurse

Job Description

Springdale Job Corps is seeking a Nursing Assistant Program Director/Lead Instructor to join a dynamic team of individuals making a difference in the lives of young people. Springdale is a community of 140 residential young adults (16 – 24 years) earning their high school diploma or GED, learning career and technical training, and preparing for their careers. The Health Occupations program offers nursing assistant training within a positive learning environment and utilizing a trauma informed approach to student services. Students attend year round. 

The Nursing Assistant Program Director/Lead Instructor will provide oversight of the program and is responsible for providing nursing assistant training in compliance with the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) requirements, as well as government and management directives.

The Ideal Candidate will:

  • exercise excellent communication skills
  • be highly organized and detail oriented
  • work effectively with a diverse population
  • be flexible, adaptable and innovative
  • be collaborative and enjoy working in teams
  • be familiar with OSBN nursing assistant program requirements
  • work with students using a strengths based approach to behavior management
  • have experience with the tenets of Trauma Informed Care
  • be resilient, positive and passionate about making a difference in our community


  • Develop classroom procedures and training methodology to ensure students master OSBN curriculum
  • Ensure that program is in compliance with all OSBN requirements.
  • Act as a Liaison with the OSBN Board related to the program’s continuing compliance with required elements of these rules.
  • Submit program data and required reports to OSBN.
  • Coordinate classroom and clinical sites and activities.
  • Ensure that the classroom, lab and clinical environment is conductive to teaching and learning and that the clinical setting provides an opportunity for the students to perform skills taught in the curriculum.
  • Demonstrate a keen awareness of diverse learning styles and tailor instructional methodology to students using an array of teaching approaches.
  • Motivate and counsel students in the areas of behavior, training, study habits and test preparation.
  • Work with other members of the student’s support and instructional team to provide wrap-around services for student success 

$51,979 + Generous benefits package includes company paid and optional benefits, paid holidays, vacations, and sick time off. Three medical plans to choose from. Large portion of medical, dental, and vision premiums company paid. 401k plan available after one year of service with company match and is 100% vested.

 Apply on line at Job #20401. Springdale Job Corps Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, veterans, minorities, and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

Skill Requirements

Must be a Licensed RN in Oregon. Three (3) years of nursing experience, which includes at least one year of experience providing direct care in a licensed nursing facility and one year of one of the following: experience in a nursing facility, experience in staff development, evidence of academic preparation for teaching adults or evidence of equivalent experience. Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record required.