Clinical Education Specialist
We are currently seeking a Clinical Education Specialist for our Clinical Education Department. The Clinical Education Specialist will be responsible for supporting the professional development of nursing staff through assessment, planning, development, implementation and evaluation of nursing programs. This role will also focus on Nurse Residencies and RN Specialty orientations as well as student placement coordination. The Clinical Education Specialist will utilize adult learning principles, current teaching strategies and evidence based practice to ensure outcomes that positively influence quality patient care. Additionally, this role will work collaboratively with nursing leadership to align training and education for successful onboarding of nursing employees. This is a Full Time 1.0 FTE Day Shift position with varied hours. BENEFIT ELIGIBLE.
- · Bachelor’s degree in Nursing required. Also requires Master’s degree in Nursing (MN, MSN) or Master’s degree of Education (M.Ed). · Current license to practice professional nursing in the State of Washington required.
- · Three years nursing experience in an acute healthcare setting required. Experience in adult education, teaching, program planning, development, coordination and evaluation process highly desired. Experience in quality improvement efforts, facilitation and group process knowledge and skills preferred.
We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits, including medical/dental/vision, generous Paid Time Off (PTO) program, a bank of Extended Illness hours, flexible spending accounts, 3-part retirement program including a match, employee discounts, free parking or free bus pass, and more.
The community you will join
At Overlake, we believe exceptional patient care comes naturally when our staff feels respected, valued, and cared for. So we’ve cultivated a culture that feels like a community. In fact, we’re more like a great big family. Our people will always be there for you. Our supportive environment and team of passionate professionals have earned the hospital its reputation as a healthcare leader in the region. We are truly committed to providing compassionate, high-quality patient care in a progressive and collaborative environment.
Overlake Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer