(RN ONLY) Nurse Educator - Pediatrics
Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance
Posted 7 months ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: MSN
Certificates: Not Stated
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Job Title: (RN ONLY) Nurse Educator - Pediatrics
Job Req # 22467
Location: Doctors Hospital at Renaissance
Type of Position: Full-Time
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the delivery of Pediatric Nursing staff education, development and enhancement. Plans, directs, coordinates and evaluates all overall clinical education and administrative activities; including fiscal, material and human resource management. Participates in the development and implementation of hospital policies and procedures. Maintains open communication with licensed and non-licensed pediatric as well as ancillary department staff that provide pediatric services to promote improvement in performance. This position requires a sound knowledge of nursing practice and exceptional leadership abilities. JOB KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE: Cognitive and technical knowledge and the ability to progressively manage professional health care education delivery across the continuum of care will be required. The ability to retrieve, communicate and present data and information both verbally and in writing is required; as is the ability to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken and written word. Must be flexible with work scheduling. Involves discretion and independent action within prescribed limits. Thorough knowledge and understanding of clinical protocols, procedures, and standards within area of nursing expertise. ?Ability to provide operational guidance and leadership to technical staff in area of specialty. ?Knowledge of related accreditation and certification requirements. ?Ability to assess educational needs and design and develop responsible curricula. ?Working knowledge of the use of established clinical and preceptorship models in the development of clinical education programs. ?Technical leadership skills within area of expertise. ?Advanced nursing skills in area of specialty. ?Responsible for the day to day training of nurses in respective unit of responsibility ?Collaborates and assists Nursing Educators from other areas ?Educates patient care staff in the use of new equipment, supplies, and instruments; coordinates in-service training and workshops for appropriate staff. ?Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices. ?Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
POSITION EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: •Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. •Bachelor of Science degree in nursing (BSN) is required, MSN is preferred. •Registered Nurse (RN) Licensure in the state of Texas required. •Minimum of 5 years clinical nursing experience required.