Job Description


Homer, AK

Full Time

Work Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

1/14/2022

HOURS:  Must be flexible to hours that will accommodate training on all shifts.

POSITION PURPOSE:

To assist education department in planning and implementing programs to assess and meet South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) clinical staff and medical staff educational needs. To function as a Nurse Planner in establishing continuing nursing education activities in collaboration with Primary Nurse Planner, and maintain instructor status for American Heart Association courses in Basic Life Support (BLS) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within 18 months of hire.

NATURE AND SCOPE:

This position reports directly to the Chief Nursing Offices (CNO).  The Unit Based Educator (UBE) will plan, implement and evaluate activities involved in providing continuing education to hospital clinical staff and medical staff.  The UBE will ensure that applicable trainings meet regulations required by Montana Nurses Association and will assist in the application for CNE accreditation when required. 

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  1. Must have an interest in learning and education. Experience in planning, implementation or analysis of evaluations in the field of education is preferred.
  2. A minimum of two years general medical-surgical nursing experience required.
  3. Prior experience organizing educational offerings is preferred. 

EDUCATION AND JOB CRITERIA:

  1. BSN – Bachelors of Science in Nursing
  2. Active Alaska RN license
  3. Current BLS and ACLS
  4. Current PALS or obtain within six months of hire
  5. Instructor cards for BLS, PALS, and ACLS, required or must be obtained within 18 months of hire

ENVIRONMENT:
We invite you to join our team of professionals at South Peninsula Hospital, which is Homer’s only Critical Access Hospital and Long Term Care facility. As the largest employer in the community, we offer an extraordinary work/life balance, as well as competitive pay and benefits. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with astounding opportunities for growth, and the ability to explore the natural habitat and beauty of Alaska. 

You will be captivated by Homer, a small, charming seaside community surrounded by gorgeous and bountiful mountains, beaches, glaciers, sea life, wildlife, amazing fishing, and breathtaking views of Kachemak Bay. You will also be impressed with the surrounding schools, museums, art galleries, fine dining options, and seaside accommodations.

Let your next adventure take you to Homer, Alaska, long known as the “Halibut Fishing Capital of the World.” You will absolutely love it here!

Application Instructions

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