Administrative Assistant (Nursing Department)

St. Ambrose University   Davenport, IA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on January 21, 2023
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The St. Ambrose University Department of Nursing in Davenport is seeking to hire an administrative assistant. Candidates will be joining a well-established department focused on preparing nursing students for practice based on the mission and philosophy of the Department of Nursing and St. Ambrose University. This position will monitor and maintain student data related to admission and progression. This person will possess expertiser managing complex database systems and ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.

Major duties include tracking documentation for program admissions, managing student documentation and ensuring that appropriate accreditation documentation is maintained. This person will possess excellent interpersonal skills, high attention to detail, and ability to organize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Experience with systems within a higher learning education environment is preferred.

A minimum of an A.A. degree or two years of experience in area of responsibility or related area is required. The Department of Nursing is one of seven health science departments within the College of Health and Human Services. Our college prepares exemplary professionals through a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and collaboration through interdisciplinary and community-based partnerships.

St. Ambrose is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts and is committed to fostering a respectful environment that recognizes and embraces diversity among all students, faculty, and staff.  As an equal opportunity institution, St. Ambrose actively seeks applications from members of underrepresented groups. 

Review of applicants will begin immediately and the position is open until filled.


St. Ambrose University

518 W. Locust St.
Davenport , IA