Medical Surgical Nurse Educator

  • University of Utah Health Regional Network
  • Pocatello, ID, USA
  • Mar 15, 2019
Full time Health Care Nurse Professional Services

Job Description

At Portneuf Medical Center, we want you to be passionate about your career and enjoy coming to work each day. We want you to feel valued and challenged to further your knowledge and skills to help you reach your full potential. We want your enthusiasm for service and healing to be felt by those you help and care for. Portneuf is a world-class organization because of the people who live, work and play in our community.

  • The Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) position at PMC is an excellent opportunity for a Med-Surg nurse with superior clinical expertise, experience, and a passion for teaching. The CNE takes an active role in the education and development of nursing staff at the patient bedside. Working regularly alongside current nursing staff, the CNE validates clinical performance against practice standards helping to ensure progression along the continuum of novice to expert. Excellence in clinical and professional practice are key attributes the CNE models. CNE's are expected to work 1-2 shifts per month in the clinical area to maintain their experience and have the flexibility to work with each nurse on various shifts.

Minimum Qualifications:  Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred.  Current RN licensure in the state of Idaho.  Current BLS certification.  Strong clinical background required; previous experience as a nurse educator/instructor in the clinical setting preferred.  Strong computer,  organizational and recordkeeping skills.  Minimum of two years required in  designated specialty area.