Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), the country’s preeminent art and design school, located in historic Providence, RI, is seeking an Administrative Director of Health Services to join its Health Services Department.
The Administrative Director, Health Services is responsible for the strategic vision and leadership of a comprehensive college medical health care system. Utilizing a public health based model, the director leads the day-to-day administrative medical responsibilities for the center including supervision of staff; intake, follow up and referrals for patients; state and federal guidelines compliance; 24-hour emergency care when needed.
The Director is responsible for creating consistent operating principles and ensuring collaboration with others in achieving the strategic goals of Health Services and the Division of Student Affairs. Collaborating with other departments within Student Affairs as well as other campus partners, the Director advises on situations and policies having a physical, as well as public, health and wellness component. The Director also serves as one of the key Directors in the Division of Student Affairs.
The Administrative Director, Health Services actively engages other campus leaders such as, the Director of Counseling and Psychological Services and other members of Student Affairs to develop, implement, and evaluate comprehensive holistic health initiatives that incorporate multicultural diversity, inclusivity, and social justice concepts and principles.