OPERATING ROOM - CLINICAL EDUCATOR - Job Opening! FT DAYS
Shift: Day shift
Hours Per Week: 40 hours/week, 8 hour shifts
Job Summary: Under the guidance of the Director of Perioperative Services, the Clinical Nurse Educator assists in planning, developing, coordinating, implementing, managing and evaluating educational experiences and orientation of staff. Responsibilities for staff development include acting as a facilitator, educator and resource person. Orients new staff or assigns a delegate as appropriate. Tracks orientation and educational progress of staff by periodic oversight, direct observation, and documenting progress, as well as personal interviewing. Coordinates students to ensure their arrival times, lengths and objectives while in department, as well as documentation needed.
Educational/Licensing: Current licensure as an RN in the State of Oregon upon hire. Bachelor's Degree required within 3 years or Masters (preferred). CNOR or ability to obtain within 1 year. ASPAN or ability to obtain within 2 years.
Qualifications: Excellent computer skills, specifically Excel and Word. Minimum 5 years experience as a nurse in a perioperative setting with a focus of Operating Room (additional experience in PACU preferred). Demonstrated competency in teaching. Experience in instruction/education required. Knowledge of adult learning principles required. Evidence of creativity, integrity, initiative and leadership skills. Highly effective written and oral communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a fast paced, high volume department, Ability to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate education programs. Possess cooperative working skills and the ability to communicate/work effectively with a wide variety of staff and physicians. Experience as a clinical preceptor. Ability to provide direct patient care once a week as assigned to maintain skills.
Location: Eugene, Oregon