STAFF DEVELOPMENT EDUCATOR, RN

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Nov 05, 2016
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Vascular & Interventional Center, has an opening for a Staff Development Educator to work full time (36 hr/week).

Hospital Summary:

As the region's first Magnet hospital, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, a 525-bed tertiary care facility, is home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, burn trauma unit and nationally ranked heart program at Sentara Heart Hospital. In addition to a first-rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services including a nationally ranked ENT program supported by the skilled physicians at EVMS Medical Group.

Assumes operational responsibility for the development of patient and staff education within designated center(s) population(s). Promotes the application of nursing clinical expertise in a specified patient population. Accountable for defined aspects of staff development, continuing education and professional development of all nursing staff to improve quality and patient safety. Supports system and hospital projects and initiatives. Functions as an educator, facilitator, change agent, consultant, researcher, and leader.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Clinical - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Instructing, Learning Strategies, Service Orientation, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Teaching experience preferred. Specialty professional nursing certification preferred. ACLS required as defined by specific specialty.

Seeking acute care nursing experience in PACU, ICU, or procedural strongly preferred.

External Posting Description
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Vascular & Interventional Center, has an opening for a Staff Development Educator to work full time (36 hr/week).

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Hospital Summary:

As the region's first Magnet hospital, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, a 525-bed tertiary care facility, is home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, burn trauma unit and nationally ranked heart program at Sentara Heart Hospital. In addition to a first-rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services including a nationally ranked ENT program supported by the skilled physicians at EVMS Medical Group.