Job Description

Payroll Title:
CLIN NURSE EDUC 4
Department:
NURSING EDUCATION
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday - Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#112862 (RN) Nursing Education Program Specialist

Initial Review Date: Mon 12/6/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/9/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/18/2021. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a prestigious recognition that applies to only 10% of all U.S. hospitals. Magnet is the "gold standard" for nursing excellence and is based on strengths in five key areas which include transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements and empirical outcomes. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet status since 2011.

The RN Education Program Specialist applies extensive knowledge of nursing education, clinical care, and training practices, including simulation, to develop and evaluate education for nurses at the medical center, including all levels of care (progressive care through ICU). Selected candidate will manage training programs required by new graduate and experienced nurses new to a level of care, support standardized training throughout nursing units, and build structures and processes to fulfill ANCC Transition to Practice Program accreditation. Training programs will have curriculum reviewed, updated with current evidence, and have equity/diversity/inclusion best practices embedded. This role will provide leadership to promote standardized clinical training, improved skills and competency to ensure quality patient outcomes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSN.

  • Registered Nurse (RN) license issued by the state of California.

  • BLS/CPR certification at time of hire with commitment to get UCSD BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Five (5+) or more years of nurse educator or other relevant experience.

  • Experience coordinating an education/training/orientation program.

  • Experience developing and evaluating nursing education programs.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Advanced degree in education or professional development.

  • Certified in nursing professional development (NPD-BC) or critical care (CCRN)

  • Experience working in a teaching hospital.

  • Experience with Learning Management Systems.

  • Project management experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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