Clinical Nurse Educator

  • Company:
    Emergency Medical Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

Job Description

The Clinical Nurse Educator integrates skills and knowledge from nursing theory and principles of adult learning in the provision of clinical problem solving, education, program development and research for acute/emergency or home care patients and/or programs. The incumbent will provide leadership that is visible, pro-active, and promotes the delivery of patient care through the application of practice standards. In consultation with the Manager of Community Parmedicine, the individual is responsible for assessing learning needs of staff, planning, and implementing and evaluating designated educational activities/programs either program-based and/or region wide. The Clinical Nurse Educator will use a consultative approach and research findings to provide support to health-care professionals as appropriate.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA)
  • Experience
    3 years acute/emergency or home care nursing experience required.Previous work in program planning and Community Paramedicine is preferred.
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Communication skills
  • Ability to competently use computers and software applications as required by the position
  • Ability to travel both within the region and provincially
  • Communication skills to transfer knowledge/skills