Academic Chair, Health Programs

Academic Chair, Health Programs

School of Health and Human Services


Competition #: 76-18/19

Winnipeg, Manitoba

$87,302 - $111,435 per annum


Assiniboine Community College strives to create exceptional learning experiences for our students while strengthening Manitoba through applied education and research. We are looking for an Academic Chair, to lead our health programs in Winnipeg, Manitoba and in rural rotating and contract training sites in Indigenous communities.


The Chair, Health Programs, Winnipeg, is a key leadership position within the School of Health and Human Services. This position provides an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the ever-demanding field of nursing. The health programs offered may include the Diploma Practical Nursing Program, the Practical Refresher Program, the Practical Nurse Qualification Recognition Program and the Comprehensive Health Care Aide Program. The Chair will ensure Assiniboine is providing an integrated learning experience that is valued by students, enhancing their success and preparing them for their future.


With a focus on exceptional learning experiences, the Chair, Health Programs, Winnipeg, is responsible for day-to-day operations including: hiring; managing and developing faculty and staff; overseeing curriculum revision processes; and working collaboratively with the Associate Dean and others in academic processes such as program review, program development, capital planning, and budgeting. In addition, the Chair, Health Programs, Winnipeg, will provide leadership for distance education, continuing education, contract training, and International training opportunities at various locations throughout the province.


As the Chair, Health Programs, Winnipeg, you will have an appropriate nursing credential, relevant degree (Masters preferred) and be currently registered with CRNM, CLPNM or CPNM. You will have experience leading a team in a comparable post-secondary environment or industry. You will have a solid understanding of program and curriculum development, classroom instruction, assessment and evaluation, student advising and group facilitation. Leadership experience in developing faculty and students, along with experience preparing, monitoring, and managing budgets is also an asset.


This competition will remain open until filled.


Assiniboine Community College campuses are located on traditional territories of Treaty No.1 and Treaty No.2, the shared traditional lands of Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Anishinabek/Ojibwe peoples, and the homeland of the Metis Nation.


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to:


Assiniboine Community College

c/o Human Resources

1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9

Fax: 204.725.8736 or email


We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.