The Claremont Colleges Services (TCCS) is seeking applications and nominations for the position of Director of Student Health Services. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, collaborative, and experienced physician to provide sound clinical and administrative leadership and guidance, and day-to-day management of TCCS Student Health Services. The Director will oversee a multidisciplinary and student-oriented staff dedicated to delivering high quality, efficient, and culturally competent programming and services to meet the health and wellness needs of all students at The Claremont Colleges.
The Claremont Colleges Services (TCCS) is the shared services organization supporting a highly regarded cluster of seven independent colleges known as The Claremont Colleges located in Southern California. TCCS is committed to offering a work environment that is supportive, collaborative, accountable and enjoyable. TCCS offers generous time off benefits, employer-paid retirement contributions, tuition remission benefits and professional development opportunities. This is a year-round position with breaks based on the academic calendar.
Successful candidates will have a strong record of blended clinical and medical administrative experience, evidence of innovation in service delivery, and knowledge of public health and wellness related issues affecting universities and their student populations. Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to develop and implement strategic objectives, motivate and develop medical, clinical, and administrative staff, effectively manage budgets and resources, and cultivate strong collaborative relationships with Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services and other key constituent groups. In addition, candidates should have a demonstrated ability to work well with a globally diverse student body and the understanding of a complex healthcare market place as exists in Southern California.
About The Claremont Colleges
The Claremont Colleges, a consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges and two graduate institutions, is reminiscent of the Oxford-Cambridge model. The undergraduate colleges include Pomona College, Scripps College, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, and Pitzer College. The two graduate institutions are Claremont Graduate University and Keck Graduate Institute.
Each academic institution has its own president, its own students and faculty, and its own distinctive mission. The seven independent institutionsoffer rigorous curricula, small classes, distinguished professors, and personalized instruction in a vibrant residential college community that provides intensive interaction between students and faculty. Undergraduate students may choose from more than 2,000 courses offered each year across the colleges. With 7,700 students and 3,600 faculty and staff, located on more than 560 acres of land, the consortium generates an endless variety of intellectual, cultural and social activities.
Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Director of Student Health Services (SHS) provides strategic direction, leadership, and oversight of all medical administration and clinical care, including supervision of all clinical protocols and procedures at TCCS. This position also provides direct outpatient primary medical care to students. Responsibilities of this position are approximately 50% clinical and 50% administrative. Note: To download the full position profile with detailed responsibilities, please go to: https://keelingassociates.com/current-searches/
Medical degree from an accredited medical school
Licensure to practice in current state jurisdiction, and license-eligibility in the state of California; current CPR training and continuing medical education classes
Residency training in a primary care specialty (i.e. internal medicine, family practice, pediatrics, adolescent medicine)
Minimum of five years of supervisory experience of professional staff
Demonstrated success in clinical administration, including personnel management
Experience working with a diverse population and demonstrated cultural competence
Preferred qualifications include: Board Certified in a primary care specialty; experience working in a higher education health center; and experience with use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and electronic patient management systems.
Application Procedure and Timeline TCCShas partnered with Keeling and Associates, LLC (K&A) in this search process. Applications should include a cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae and must be sent, preferably in PDF format, torecruiting@KeelingAssociates.com.The subject line of the email should read“TCCS Director SHS.”A confidential review of applicants is ongoing and will continue until an appointment is made. Confidential inquiries and nominations should be addressed to Dr. Jan Walbert, Vice President and Senior Consultant for Executive Search, Keeling & Associates, atjwalbert@KeelingAssociates.com.