Childbirth Education Instructor

Employer
GBMC HealthCare
Location
Towson, MD
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Department 683, Parent Education Schedule As Needed Shift Varies Hours 0 Job Details Under general supervision, provides formal and informal instruction for consumers of maternity care, participates in program development and evaluation; serves as a facilitator; teacher and resource person for clients and Medical Center personnel in area of parent education. Education Experience in Health Education or related field. Completion or certification in a course related specialty. Experience 1 year related teaching experience in nursing or (remove)patient education Skills . Knowledge of maternity principles and care. . Working knowledge of audiovisual equipment . Skill in developing sound educational programs. . Ability to effectively communicate about controversial issues with maternity care clients and health care providers . Ability to analyze and assess client learning needs in large group and individual situations and adapt course objectives, teaching strategies and methodologies accordingly . Ability to facilitate learning through creation of a milieu that is caring, non-threatening and knowledgeable . Ability to problem solve. Licensures, Certifications | Current Certification as a Childbirth Educator preferred Physical Requirements . Able to lift and push up to 25 lbs. Working Conditions . Works in classroom or office with little exposure to excessive noise, dust, or temperature. . Ability to stand and walk up to eighty percent of work time in conducting classes. Conditions of Employment . Completion of "Healthcare Provider" CPR Instructor course yearly