Dec 03, 2022

EDUCATION SPECIALIST - OPERATING ROOM

  • Methodist Health System
  • Southlake, TX, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Hours of Work :

0700 - 1500

Days Of Week :

Work Shift :

8X5 Day (United States of America)

Job Description :

Nursing Professional Development (NPD) Generalist – 0638 Non Exempt
Education Generalist 1 Nursing Unit (Lawson)

Your Job:
In this highly technical, fast paced, and challenging Education Generalist position, you will support the changing landscape of healthcare in an inter-professional practice and learning environment.  You will support lifelong learners in an inter-professional environment that facilitates continuous development and learning.

Your Job Requirements:

• Bachelor's Degree of Nursing required
• Current license to practice professional nursing in the state of Texas
• Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support certification
• NPD Certification or Certified Nurse Educator preferred
• Minimum three years of experience in clinical nursing practice and application of adult education theory in a hospital and/or School of Nursing.

Your Job Responsibilities:

• Learning Facilitator, uses the educational design process to bridge the knowledge, skills, and/or practice gaps identified through a needs assessment
• Change agent, actively works to transform process
• Mentor, advances the profession by contributing to the professional development of others
• Leader, influences the inter-professional practice and learning environments
• Champion for scientific inquiry, promotes the generation and dissemination of new knowledge and the use of evidence to advance NPD practice
• Partner for practice transitions, promotes the culture of lifelong learning

 

Methodist Southlake Medical Center is an acute care hospital in Southlake, TX and one of 12 hospitals to carry the Methodist name, either through ownership or affiliation. Serving Southlake, Methodist Southlake is located on a campus that includes a 141,000-square-foot hospital. The hospital is designed to grow as the community grows, currently with 54 beds and plans to expand in the future by adding 10 new Emergency exam rooms, a Cardiac Cath Lab and Nuclear Medicine. Providing everything from emergency care and advanced surgery to imaging, our hospital has 12 operating suites and 2 endoscopy suites. At Methodist Southlake, we strive to have a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve — one that is welcoming of the skills and talents of all groups. Our affiliation with Methodist Health System means being part of an award-winning workplace:

  • A Best Place to Work 15 years straight by the Dallas Business Journal

  • 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare nine years in a row by Becker’s Hospital Review

  • Magnet® designations for Methodist Dallas, Methodist Mansfield, and Methodist Richardson Medical Centers

  • One of three 2019 Top Healthcare Diversity Organizations in the U.S.

  • Military Friendly Employer.


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  • Take Care of Patients

  • Take Care of Each Other

  • Take Care of Ourselves

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