Staff Development Educator, RN

Location
Woodbridge, VA
Posted
Jun 05, 2018
Closes
Aug 17, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge, VA is recruiting for a full time Staff Development Educator/RN to work a FT rotating schedule and to be the resident expert on emergency and trauma education for the entire hospital campus in Woodbridge, VA.

Department/Position Overview: This position will join the Nursing Education Department which is dedicated to providing excellence in clinical education in support of the mission, the vision and the philosophy of nursing at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center. The Nursing Education Department is committed to providing and mentoring our nurses' professional development through evidence based educational practices, by leveraging technology to achieve safe and qualify outcomes, and by collaborating across discipline to foster the advancement of the nursing profession. Would assume 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.

Facility Highlights: Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is a 183-bed not-for-profit hospital located in Woodbridge, Va. We combine the resources of a major health system with the compassionate, personalized care of a community hospital.

We offer quiet, private rooms and high quality care focused on safety and patient satisfaction. Our clinical services include advanced imaging, cancer services, cardiovascular care, emergency care, lab services, orthopedics, weight loss services and more, all powered through Sentara eCare®, a comprehensive electronic medical record system.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day and providing opportunity for training, development and growth!

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.

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