Behind every patient success is the dedication of a unique team of skilled and talented individuals who help make the Keck Medical Center of USC one of region's premier medical facilities. As a member of the USC health care team, you will help build upon the university's exceptional expertise in patient care as well taking advantage of our excellent compensation package that could include shift and weekend differentials, online rewards-based scheduling, and generous educational benefits. Come be a part of a world-class health care facility and an important member of the Trojan family. The clinical educator is responsible for the development, coordination, delivery and/or evaluation of educational activities for hospital staff with a focus on patient care staff. Education will be accomplished in the clinical as well as classroom environment. The clinical educator serves as a consultant and resource for staff caring for patients as well as ancillary department staff. Utilizing appropriate education frameworks, the clinical educator assesses and determines learning needs, implements education programs, and evaluates education outcomes. This will be a unit based educator position focusing on 6S and 6N, but not limited to these units. Requirements Minimum Education: - Graduate of a state approved School of Registered Nursing. - Baccalaureate degree required. - Will consider candidate enrolled in Baccalaureate degree program. - Master degree preferred. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: - 3 years acute care nursing experience preferred. - A minimum of 2 years formal or informal experience in an educator role. - Demonstrated ability to effectively work with physicians, staff, and patients. - Demonstrated ability to utilize effective, appropriate and diplomatic oral and written communication skills. - Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal direction and supervision. - Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Word as well as Internet access and utilization. - Ability to participate in and utilize research for improvement of patient-care practices. Required License/Certification: - Valid California Registered Nurse License. - Current Basic Cardiac Life Support training. - Advanced Cardiac Life Support preferred. - A Fire and Safety card must be presented upon hire or must be obtained at our facility within the first 90 days of hire and maintained by renewing before expiration date. The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
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University of Southern California - 2 years ago
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