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ICU Educator New

Lakewood, CO


Hiring Company

Centura Health Website

Positions Available

Full Time

Salary Information

Variable based on experience

No recruiters please

Position Description

Position Summary
The RN Educator is a registered professional nurse who demonstrates expertise in clinical nursing. Assumes accountability and responsibility for provision of professional development to positively influence the quality and cost effectiveness of patient care. Responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating a program of education. Programming includes initial and ongoing staff competency (including a standardized nursing orientation), as well as continued education as identified by needs assessments and regulatory requirement initiatives. Applies policies, procedures, standards, and regulations as appropriate to their populations. The scope of the education will be determined through collaborative practice with leadership, educators, and advanced practice nurses to enhance the quality and cost effectiveness of patient care; assumes the role of an educator, facilitator, consultant, researcher and change agent.

Minimum Education Requirements
Bachelor's in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited School of Nursing program

Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN), Education, or other related graduate field of study preferred

Minimum Experience Requirements
Five years of experience in nursing

Two years of staff development, academic teaching and /or project development coordination preferred

Requires advanced knowledge in nursing, evidence-based practice methods, and person-centered care concepts

Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty unit Knowledgeable in the use of Microsoft Office products and e-learning platform


Current Colorado RN license/ Current RN license from a participating state in National Licensure Compact

Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association required

Additional certifications may be required (refer to facility addendum(s) Professional certification preferred

Demonstrates progress in obtaining staff development certification within one year of meeting eligibility requirements


Physical Requirements

Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly

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