General Purpose of Job :
The Clinical Nurse Educator, develops, plans and implements educational activities to foster the advancement of competency and professional development in nursing associates.
Integral to the role, the educator must be competent in career development, education, and project management. According to the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice, intertwined elements include educator / facilitator, educator / academic liaison, change agent / team member, researcher / consultant, leader / communicator, and collaborator / advisor / mentor.
Essential Duties :
This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis. Associates may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader.
Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.
Role models life long learning and supports professional development of other nurses .
General Requirements Current State of Michigan license as a Registered Nurse Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification in specialty area or nursing professional development preferred BLS instructor preferred Work Experience Minimum 5 years experience as an RN Education Bachelors degree in nursing Master's of Science in Nursing preferred Specialized Knowledge and Skills Competent use of MS Office products including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel Interpersonal skills for effective communication.
Accountable for professional development and maintenance of competencies Excellent attendance Project and time management skills Able to handle stressful situations and manage conflict.
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
required within 12 months NRP instructor preferred; required within 12 months Fetal monitoring instructor preferred; required within 18-24 months