The University is governed by an independent, self-perpetuating Board of Directors. Oak Point University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association, holds CCNE accreditation for nursing programs, JRCERT accreditation for the Radiography programs, and CAHIIM accreditation for the Health Informatics and Information Management programs. Professors are highly experienced healthcare professionals who teach students with real-world experiences while also serving as mentors who encourage students to grow. Students enjoy an atmosphere of warmth and personal attention while they also benefit from studying with faculty who are committed to academic excellence.
Oak Point University highly values the unique knowledge, skills, and talents that each employee contributes to this learning community. This is a dynamic and diverse collegial environment where everyone has a vital role in sustaining a dynamic community of learning. Teaching and learning are the highest role priorities. Professional service is emphasized at the student and employee level.
You can find answers to FAQs below the job listings on this page. For all additional questions regarding open job positions contact: Anthony Ribaudo– Human Resources Coordinator at Anthony.Ribaudo@oakpoint.edu
2020 GREAT COLLEGES TO WORK FOR
Oak Point was named one of only 79 Great Colleges to Work For® in the following categories:
Compensation & Benefits
Professional/Career Development Programs
Oak Point University exclusively uses an upper division program design which means the classrooms are a lively blend of students who transfer in liberal arts, general education, and prerequisite courses from a variety of institutions. Once admitted, students, who are 31 years old on average, focus on the health science career of their choice. The University awards baccalaureate degrees in nursing (BSN, and BSN for RN programs), imaging technology (BSIT and Post Certification BSIT programs), and health information management (HIM). The University also awards graduate degrees in multiple nursing concentrations (MSN) as well as a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP).
The campus is LEED certified (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) and includes 44 offices, 10 classrooms and a 6,200 square-foot, state-of-the-art Interprofessional Simulation Learning Center. It’s 37,700 square feet of the most advanced healthcare education in Chicagoland.
At Oak Point University, we provide the highest quality Nursing, Radiography and Health Information Management (HIM) education available. Our faculty are experienced, accessible, and supportive of every student they instruct and our facilities feature the advanced technologies you would expect from a world-class university.
WORKING AT RESU- FAQs
WHY SHOULD I CONSIDER RESU?
Oak Point University is committed to the development of individuals into knowledgeable, self-directed, responsive, and caring persons. As part of our team, you will help to change lives by educating our students, supporting them as they navigate through their experience, or by helping to shape our environment in ways that inspire our students and each other to achieve and grow.
The University offers a state-of-the-art venue that includes a vast simulation center, modern classrooms, large computer lab, and attractive spaces for socializing, learning, teaching, and working. In addition, thanks to the generosity of our distinguished alumni and gracious donors, we are always researching and investing in ways to enhance the student experience.
WHERE IS CAMPUS LOCATED?
Our campus is nestled within Chicago’s trendy Wicker Park neighborhood, in the heart of the city, and easily accessible by public transportation, expressway, and major city thoroughfares. If driving, employees and students have access to free parking in our parking garage across the street from campus.
HOW DOES COMPENSATION COMPARE?
Oak Point University offers competitive pay based on in-depth market analysis and industry benchmarking.
DO YOU OFFER BENEFITS?
Oak Point University offers and an excellent benefits package for most part-time and full-time positions, including:
- Medical Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Vision Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Supplemental Life Insurance
- Long Term Disability (at no charge to the employee)
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Employee Assistance Programs
- Retirement savings plan, including employer contribution and matching
HOW CAN I MAINTAIN WORK-LIFE BALANCE?
Oak Point University understands the importance of a healthy work-life balance and how it affects the well-being of individuals, families, and communities. We offer the following:
- Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Paid Holidays
- Extended Illness Bank
DOES RESU PRIORITIZE CAREER DEVELOPMENT?
Oak Point University invests in our employee’s futures by providing opportunities to assist and reward them for educational accomplishments, including;
• Education Assistance Program / Tuition Reimbursement
• Terminal Degree Compensation Program
• Professional Certification Bonus