Assistant Director of Nursing

ECPI University


Do you want to make that difference? If so, ECPI University is the place for you. We are seeking educational leaders with the experience and knowledge to help transform the lives of our students. As you look for your next career step as a Nurse Educator, finish your search with ECPI University. Come be part of our success as ECPI University sets the standard in nursing education.

ECPI University looks for creative and motivated Nursing professionals that truly enjoy sharing their industry experience with future nurses. This is an ideal position for the nursing professional looking to be that educator. Our terms are five weeks in length, and the class sizes are small which provides the perfect opportunity for the faculty to share their knowledge in the campus classroom or with our many clinical partners.

Nursing Experience Sought:

  • Pediatrics
  • Labor and Delivery
  • Medical Surgical
  • Critical Care
  • Behavioral Health
  • Geriatric / Skilled Nursing

The Assistant Director of the Associate Degree in Nursing program will report to the Director of Nursing and must be a registered nurse with excellent clinical and organizational skills.


The Assistant Director will schedule, coordinate, develop and implement faculty orientation and mentoring. The position is also crucial in facilitating overall program communication to include serving as the liaison between administration, faculty, and students. The Assistant Director will assist in clinical coordination.


  • Masters degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited School of Nursing required
  • Current license in the state of Virginia required
  • Two years management experience preferred
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in a nursing specialty setting preferred
  • A minimum of two years of teaching experience
  • Must have experience with computer technology to include Learning Management Systems for remote synchronized and online blended learning curriculum delivery.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Off-site travel required

ECPI University creates an exceptional environment that includes:

  • A focus on students and academic excellence
  • Small class sizes
  • Professional work environment
  • Talented and committed co-workers
  • An adult-focused accelerated schedule
  • An opportunity to make a difference while expanding your knowledge, skills and professional network
  • Competitive compensation & benefits plan

ECPI University, with campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Online, is a recognized leader in awarding STEM+H degrees through innovative delivery of education to meet the needs of military and new-traditional students. ECPI University offers Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degrees, and certification training in Technology, Health Science, Business, Criminal Justice and Culinary Arts. For over 50 years, ECPI University has been helping students achieve their educational and career goals in a hands-on, student-centered environment, while working collaboratively with employers to ensure our graduates have the knowledge and skills they need to be successful. Growth at our university creates the need for dynamic, caring professionals who are dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives.

ECPI University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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