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Sanford Health Director, Career Center - HR LEAD in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Director, Career Center | HR LEAD | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : HR LEAD - SBC - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Oversees and manages the Sanford Career Center. Identifies Career Center services to align with organizational needs. Executes strategies and improvement activities to achieve staff career goals, organizational education goals and learning priorities. Anticipates future needs by monitoring trends in the healthcare industry and changes within the organization that informs healthcare professional career advancements and development needs. This role provides direction and coordination of all Career Center activities.

Requires strong leadership skills and decision-making abilities. The Director demonstrates systems-thinking, team-orientation, innovation, and a patient-focused outlook. Self-directed and a role model for others. Ability to design and implement projects, programs, and communication strategies with diverse learning partners. Establishes effective relationships with managers, directors, faculty, and staff to assess knowledge gaps. Ensures curriculum build designs and/or programs that are accurate and meet the learning and development requirements of the employee and organization. Responsibilities include oversight of assessment of needs, curriculum development, and educational processes. The Director posts new positions, hires new employees, conducts performance appraisals, and when necessary, terminates employees. The Director is responsible for improving the competencies of employees. Processes and approves of timecards. This position actively searches, creatively designs, and implements effective methods to educate and enhance performance. Engages in the development and oversight of accounting units, modifying as appropriate to meet operational needs. Engages in interdepartmental collaboration to embrace diverse perspectives.


Employs effective hiring strategies to identify talented employees. Develops clear, thorough schedules that deal with a variety of situations. Develops a team with the talents and skills needed to accomplish goals. Delegates appropriate levels of responsibility and authority. Creates a team environment of accountability and commitment for reaching project goals. Coordinates workloads, within allocated timeframes, for different operations departments. Contributes to training in effective communications and collaboration with a diverse workforce. Confer with management and conduct surveys to identify training needs based on projected production processes, changes, and other factors. Communicates well downward, upward, and outward.;Coaches others to develop stronger change management skills and greater comfort with change. Coaches others in methods of identifying and correcting errors, oversights and omissions. Seeks opportunities to serve as a mentor. Prepare training budget for department or organization. Monitors relationships to ensure no co-dependency exists between mentors and mentees. Leads the evaluation, selection, and implementation of project management software.


Additional department details are not required at this time.


Master's degree required. Consideration will be taken into account for a minimum of ten years equivalent work experience. Career Center or Career Coaching experience strongly preferred.

A minimum of five years of experience in a leadership and/or management role is required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Human Resources

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD11974