About the Faculty of Health, Community and Education
The Faculty of Health, Community and Education is constantly looking forward to an inspired future where our efforts contribute to healthy communities and ultimately improve the quality of life of those with whom we interact. Our unique collection of programs tailored to health, community and education professions, creates a compelling collective. Our partnerships with the community, and within the post-secondary sector, open up new and exciting avenues that increase access and opportunity, while augmenting the overall student experience. The Faculty of Health, Community and Education is comprised of four departments: School of Nursing and Midwifery, Health and Physical Education, Child Studies and Social Work, and Education which offer a variety of degree, diploma, and certificate programs. For more information on the Faculty of Health, Community and Education please visit our webpage at: http://www.mtroyal.ca/ProgramsCourses/FacultiesSchoolsCentres/HealthCommunityEducation/index.htm
School of Nursing and Midwifery
A leader in innovative teaching strategies and outstanding practical instruction, Mount Royal University’s School of Nursing and Midwifery prepares students to make a difference in the health and well-being of Canadians.
The School of Nursing and Midwifery offers the following programs: Bachelor of Nursing, Bachelor of Midwifery, the Bridge to Canadian Nursing and the Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing Certificate.
About the Role
The Director, reporting to the Dean, Faculty of Health, Community and Education, leads the School of Nursing and Midwifery. The Director is a University officer providing strategic and operational support to the School of Nursing and Midwifery in matters internal and external to the university. The Director serves on relevant department, university and community committees and as an alternate for the Dean in matters pertaining to health, midwifery and nursing where appropriate. Together with the Dean and Associate Deans, the Director, School of Nursing and Midwifery provides leadership and direction with partnerships and collaborative initiatives that involve the community, professional associations, agencies, and other post-secondary institutions. The Director is responsible to the Dean for the administration of the School of Nursing and Midwifery in matters related to: program and curriculum and evaluation, human resources, facility resources, budget and financial planning, program accreditation, and liaison activities, internal and external to the university.
Founded in 1910 and located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Mount Royal University grew into a vibrant college in the 1930s and became a mid-sized university in 2009. Mount Royal has carved out a distinct niche by offering smaller class sizes, a robust liberal education and unique undergraduate programs. Currently, nearly 14,000 credit students choose from 12 bachelor degrees and 32 majors.