Nurse Educator - Operating Room, FT

Provides overall organization and coordination of educational and Quality Improvement/Quality Control activities within all Perioperative Services areas.  Provides supervision, education and clinical training to all Perioperative Service positions and ensures competency, continuing education and professional development for staff.  Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members.  Adheres to organizational policies and procedures, regulatory/accrediting body requirements, and professional practice standards.  Care will be provided to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN required.
  • Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor certification required within one year.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider certification required, ACLS Instructor certification preferred.
  • PALS required or obtained within one year of hire.
  • CNOR required or willing to obtain within two years of hire.
  • Minimum of 3 years O.R. experience.
  • Prior experience in a nurse educator role preferred.
Job Specifics
Department: 
Perioperative Services
Status: 
Shift: 
7a-3:30p
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2018