Careers

About Stanbridge University

Founded in 1996, Stanbridge University offers specialized degrees at the Master, Bachelor, and Associate levels in the fields of Nursing and Allied Health. Stanbridge is based in Irvine, California with an annual enrollment of over 1,300 students.

For each year from 2009 through 2014, Stanbridge has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. In 2013, Stanbridge University received the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) Community Service Award for outstanding outreach to the local and global community. Stanbridge University has been selected as a 2014-2015 School of Excellence by the ACCSC, and also received its 2015 Excellence in Student Services Award for creating a comprehensive student services program that enhances student achievement outcomes. Institutional Research & Evaluation, Inc., has named Stanbridge University one of America’s Best Technical Colleges for each year from 2009 through 2014.

We Offer

  • Professional opportunities in a growing organization.
  • An organization that values and appreciates its employees.
  • A highly competitive pay and benefits package
  • A strong community service culture.

Stanbridge University is an equal opportunity employer with values and appreciation for its employees.

Please submit resume or curriculum vitae and all inquiries to: hr@stanbridge.edu

Librarian

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

The Librarian is responsible for the daily operation, organization, administration, general effectiveness, and supervision of the Learning Resource Center.

Essential Functions:

  • Manage the daily operations of the Learning Resource Center.
  • Assist students in using research methods.
  • Research and implement learning technologies in the Learning Resource Center, including computer software and online library resources.
  • Assist the Academic Success Coordinator in the peer tutoring program and oversee an administrative assistant.
  • Proctor and/or grade admissions, makeup, and remediation exams.
  • Work collaboratively with the college's faculty, staff, and students to improve the academic environment.

Qualifications:

  • Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Master of Library Science (MLS), or Masters of Science in Library Science (MSLS) degree from an American Library Association-accredited program.
  • One year of experience in a library environment.
  • Experience working with database vendors and Interlibrary Loan (ILL).
  • Experience in reference and information services.
  • Experience with editing and APA formatting.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite and other computer technologies.
  • Dedicated team player and collaborator with qualities of self-direction, vision, creativity, collegiality, and leadership.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Three years of experience in a library or academic environment.
  • Administrative and supervisory experience.
  • Interest in/knowledge of nursing and allied health fields.
  • Knowledge of library cataloging systems.
  • Experience with accreditation processes.
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Media Officer

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

Essential Functions:

  • Work with Media Coordinator to manage multiple multimedia/video projects
  • Coordinates photographic projects for the department.
  • Assists with the video and photo execution of all company events.
  • Participates in team meeting to generate new ideas and content
  • Photograph events, portraits, and classes
  • Generate concepts and ideas for upcoming marketing campaigns as well as coordinating execution.
  • Provide administrative support to our marketing director and marketing coordinator with various tasks and projects as needed.
  • Create, modify, and format forms, power points, and other print requests
  • Assisting in media tasks for other departments and instructors as needed
  • Assisting Media team with event logistics including set-up and cleanup

Qualifications:

  • Skill with Mac computers, PC, video compressions and formats, Adobe Flash, Final Cut Pro (or video editing experience).
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & Indesign
  • Candidate must possess team mindset, be a creative thinker and contribute ideas.
  • Moderate level skills in PowerPoint
  • Professional level communication skills, both oral and written required, 4-year college degree in journalism, mass communications, film/video, or related discipline and one year previous experience in multimedia development: PowerPoint, Keynote and video and other or equivalent work experience required.
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to juggle various projects and handle tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Creative portfolio with previous video samples
  • Motion design experience a plus
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, successfully managing multiple projects at once and quickly adapting to changing deadlines and projects.
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Graphic Designer

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is seeking a creative candidate with design and media experience for an experienced Graphic Designer position in our Internet and Media department. We are looking for a motivated self starter who is people-oriented and gets along well within a team. You will wear many hats including responsibility for maintaining and designing a wide range of print/electronic projects including brochures, posters, advertisements, direct mail and corporate identity pieces.

Essential Functions:

  • Design -Develop and maintain brand elements
  • Formulate new layouts and create artwork for advertising, internal documents, print and web/social media.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & Indesign
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Ability to juggle various projects and handle tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Creative portfolio with previous campaign, writing, and design samples

Desired Qualifications:

  • Web design/Mobile application design
  • General HTML/CSS knowledge
  • Social media experience
  • Microsoft Office skills with emphasis on Outlook, Excel and Word
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PTA Program Director

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

Reporting to the Campus President, the Physical Therapy Assistant Program Director is responsible for the daily operations, organization, administration, general effectiveness, and supervision of the Physical Therapy Assistant Program, as well as future program planning, development, and maintaining accreditation.

Essential Functions:

  • Work effectively with diverse populations.
  • Direct the instructional staff to assure that instruction is provided that follows the approved curriculum, achieves program objectives and attains desired outcomes.
  • Must generate necessary reports including but not limited to Compliance Reports, Application for Approval of Substantive Change (AASC) requests, Annual Accreditation reports, Self Study Reports, and Re-accreditation reports.
  • Coordinate any/all on-site visits if deemed necessary by CAPTE.
  • Interview and select staff members and provides in-service training and professional development for instructors; as well as plan, assign, and direct work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; address complaints and resolve problems.
  • Maintain good working relations with all clinical affiliates.
  • Investigate and provide suggested solutions to student and staff issues.
  • Recommend class schedules, instructor assignments and resolution of personnel issues.
  • Evaluate curriculum, teaching methods of instruction, lesson plans and texts within the program.
  • Assist campus admissions in the recruitment/selection of students for the program.
  • Schedule and attend faculty meetings.
  • Represent the Institution at professional activities.
  • Enhance current knowledge and skills through attending conferences, classes, reading journals and independent study.
  • Perform all responsibilities in accordance with State and Federal regulations as well as University policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Licensed Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant in any United States jurisdiction.
  • A minimum of a master's degree, doctorate's degree preferred.
  • Five years (or equivalent), full-time, post licensure experience that includes a minimum of three years (or equivalent) of full-time clinical experience.
  • Must have working knowledge of the CAPTE Rules of Practice and Procedure.
  • Must have previous teaching experience in an academic setting.
  • Must have previous experience in administration or management.
  • Be a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) (preferred).
  • Have strong communication, organization, interpersonal, problem-solving, and advising skills.
  • Experience in educational theory and methodology, instructional design, student evaluation and outcome assessment, including the equivalent of nine credits of coursework in educational.
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Cisco CCNP Instructor

Irvine, CA - Part Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is seeking an instructor to present Cisco technology courses leading to CCNP certification. The courses will be taught at our Irvine, CA location on two evenings a week and one Saturday a month.

The courses will use Cisco Press materials and will incorporate lectures as well as hands-on labs and classroom exercises.

Essential Functions:

  • Delivers class instruction effectively by utilizing course syllabi and materials that are provided.
  • Delivers learning-centered instruction by establishing a classroom environment conducive to learning and student involvement while effectively planning and preparing for instruction and student success.
  • Promotes student success by showing flexibility in style as well as exhibiting a passion for teaching and engaging students in the learning process.
  • Assesses student work in a timely fashion and conveys feedback to students.
  • Manages the learning environment by keeping accurate records, submitting grades and other reports on time, and administering academic and attendance policies.
  • Relates professional/life/industry experience to learning by the continuation of professional/technical skills development, the introduction of industry perspective into courses, and the active awareness of professional/industry trends and opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • Three (3) years of experience with Cisco equipment and experience teaching certification classes
  • Minimum, a current certification level of CCNP required A bachelor's degree is also required; a master's degree is preferred
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Admissions Representative

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Admissions, the Admissions Representative is responsible for enrolling qualified students into the programs of the university.

Essential Functions:

  • Respond to all phone, internet, and in-person inquiries in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Establish rapport with prospective students in all phone and internet interactions by answering questions about programs, asking pertinent and fact finding questions, and setting up appointments for face-to-face interviews.
  • Create a friendly and professional atmosphere during interviews by providing clear, complete, and accurate information about programs and the admissions process in accordance with the policies and procedures of the university.
  • Present accurate and complete information about the content and length of programs, academic requirements and policies of the university, and the employment and salary prospects for graduates.
  • Disseminate current advertising and promotional media to prospective students during the admissions process.
  • Provide student outcomes and other achievements of the university from documents and sources approved by the university administration.
  • Evaluate the educational and employment background of each prospective student to determine whether the university has a program that appropriate for the person's academic abilities and goals.
  • Convey the results of admissions examinations to prospective students and assist in rescheduling retake examinations as necessary.
  • Coordinate admissions activities with those in other functional areas of the university, including financial aid, student services, and the educational programs.
  • Enter data on leads, return calls, emails, appointments, interviews, completions, enrollments, and other data as required of admissions representatives.
  • Use all tools available to admissions representatives, including databases, the phone system, software programs, and print media.
  • Provide feedback to the Director of Admissions about successes, challenges, and areas for continuing improvement of the admissions process.
  • Establish and meet qualitative and quantitative performance goals to meet the customer service, enrollment, and reporting goals in admissions.
  • Attend departmental meetings, graduation ceremonies, and other university meetings or events, as required.
  • Foster an educational environment that is conducive to learning, respect, integrity, teamwork, and professionalism.
  • Adhere to the requirements of accrediting, federal, and state agencies as well as the policies and procedures of the university.
  • Provide outstanding customer service to all constituencies and partners of the university.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Chief Executive Officer/President of the university.
  • Maintain acceptable level of performance as measured by supervisor and student evaluations, as applicable.
  • Continue progress on meeting professional, departmental, and university goals.

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited university or university.
  • Two or more years of experience in admissions in higher education or customer relations in business.
  • Ability to meet the minimum requirements of accrediting, state, and federal agencies for education, work experience, and certification/licensing to perform in the stated position.
  • Knowledge of institutional, accrediting, state, and federal standards, laws, and/or regulations for higher education.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills in a culturally diverse environment.
  • Facility in using computer technology systems current in higher education.
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Faculty/Instructor, Veterinary Technician Program

Irvine, CA - Part Time

Job Description:

Reporting to the Veterinary Technician Program Director, the instructor is responsible for assisting in developing curriculum and teaching in the Veterinary Technician Program, as well as assisting future program planning, development, and maintaining accreditation.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A credentialed veterinary technician who must have graduated from an AVMA-accredited program
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in the field of veterinary medicine
  • 1 year of experience in a full-time academic appointment with teaching responsibilities (preferred)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Advanced MS Office skills preferred

Essential Functions:

  • Work effectively with diverse populations
  • Teach any assigned courses and act as a substitute instructor as needed
  • Provide advice to the institution on program structure and continuous improvement to program curriculum
  • Recommend program equipment, supplies, library materials, textbooks, and other items for purchase and use; monitor the safety and quality of instructional materials.
  • Manage special projects as formally assigned by the Program Director (including, but not limited to new student orientation programs and open houses, assistance with accreditation preparation, campus events, and supervision of staff)
  • Assist with the establishment and coordination of externship sites; monitor student placement and performance at externship sites
  • Identify and refer at-risk students to specific academic support services
  • Ensure course and program learning outcomes are delivered as defined by the syllabus.
  • Maintain good working relations with all clinical affiliates
  • Investigates and provides suggested solutions to student and staff issues
  • Assist campus admissions in the recruitment/selection of students for the program.
  • Attend faculty meetings
  • Represent the Institution at professional activities
  • Enhance current knowledge and skills through attending conferences, classes, reading journals and independent study
  • Perform all responsibilities in accordance with State and Federal regulations as well as University policies and procedures
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Faculty/Instructor, Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

Irvine, CA - Part Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is looking for energetic and engaging instructors to teach theory and/or lab classes in our Occupational Therapy Assistant Program.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • OTA Foundation
  • Psychology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Human Components
  • Physical Dysfunction
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychosocial Dysfunction
  • OT lab

Essential Functions:

  • Credentialed and Licensed OT or advanced level OTA.
  • Minimum of three years of continuous, full-time experience as a licensed occupational therapist providing direct patient care.
  • Minimum of a bachelor?s degree.
  • Energetic, engaging personality appropriate for classroom and/or lab instruction of 4 to 8 hours in a day.
  • Current relevant practice knowledge.
  • Member of professional organizations.
  • Experience in psychosocial OT, specialty certifications, or advanced practice certifications are a plus.
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Faculty/Instructor, General Education

Irvine, CA - Part Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is seeking instructors for instructors in the following subjects:

  • English
  • World Religions
  • Speech Communications
  • Psychology
  • Mathematics

Job Description:

Reporting to the Vice President of Instruction, the faculty member in General Education is responsible for providing subject matter expertise and instruction in the assigned subject while promoting student retention and satisfaction. The instructor is also responsible for assessing student performance during the assigned course and documenting all course-related activities within the timelines established by the university.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in specific area of instruction (English, World Religions or Communications) is required. [Note: A master's degree in education is not equivalent, regardless of the undergraduate degree.]
  • 1-2 years experience in teaching adult learners, preferably in the proprietary sector of higher education.
  • Ability to teach with a high level of knowledge, ability, organization and proficiency.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Facility in relating to students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Essential Functions:

  • Effectively delivers class instruction utilizing course syllabi and materials that are provided.
  • Delivers learning-centered instruction by establishing a classroom environment conducive to learning and student involvement while effectively planning and preparing for instruction and student success.
  • Promotes student success by showing flexibility in style and work schedule as well as exhibiting a passion for teaching and engaging students in the learning process.
  • Assesses student work in a timely fashion and conveys feedback to students.
  • Manages the learning environment by keeping accurate records, submitting grades and other reports on time, and administering academic and attendance policies.
  • Relates professional/life/industry experience to learning by the continuation of professional/technical skills development, the introduction of industry perspective into courses, and the active awareness of professional/industry trends and opportunities.
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Online Nursing Instructor

Irvine, CA - Part Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is looking for qualified individuals to provide instruction and mentorship to our BSN and MSN students as an Online Instructor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A master of science in nursing degree from an accredited university or university required; DNP, Ed.D, or Ph.D preferred.
  • Previous experience teaching nursing students in a classroom or online environment; previous experience in curriculum development preferred.
  • Direct patient care or experience teaching nursing in a BSN or MSN program within the last five (5) years.
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Vocational Nursing Instructor

Irvine, CA - Full Time / Part Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is seeking instructors for its on-campus program in Vocational Nursing. The following full-time and part-time positions, theory and clinical classes, day and evening sessions:

Candidates are sought to teach in the following areas:

  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Med-Surg

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Previous teaching experience.
  • BSN with 5 years of experience in nursing.
  • ADN with 8 years of experience in nursing.

Preferred Experience for Clinical Instructors:

  • Previously worked at Long Term Care Facilities or hospitals.
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Back-End Web Developer

Irvine, CA - Full Time

Job Description:

Stanbridge University is looking for a passionate and creative web developer who will be an indispensable member of our Web Technology department. You will be part of a highly collaborative team of developers in a fast-paced and proactive environment. Your expert knowledge of the latest techniques and frameworks used to create fast, efficient, dynamic, scalable web-apps will help us change modern education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge of Object Oriented Programming using PHP
  • Experience with MVC or similar patterns or frameworks
  • Experience designing and implementing relational databases
  • Experience with MySQL / MariaDB syntax
  • Experience creating and maintaining LAMP production servers
  • Javascript / jQuery experience
  • AngularJS experience a plus
  • Experience with version control systems, preferably Git / GitHub
  • CSS Preprocessor knowledge a plus (Less / Sass)
  • Ability to write tidy, efficient, and well-documented code
  • Extreme attention to detail and problem solving abilities
  • A friendly and approachable attitude

Candidate must submit Code Samples to be considered for position.

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Stanbridge University is an equal opportunity employer with values and appreciation for its employees.

Please submit resume or curriculum vitae and all inquiries to: hr@stanbridge.edu

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