Nurse Educator - RN- FT- Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Dartmouth - Hitchcock
Location: Lebanon, New Hampshire
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Masters
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 210003DD
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center is one of only 50 National Cancer Institute (NCI)- designated comprehensive cancer centers in the United States, and the only one north of Boston and east of Buffalo. Our cancer care is continually updated using the newest discoveries from our cancer research and the latest technologies, medicines, and methods available worldwide. Our NCI designation means that our Cancer Center does it all:
Plans, directs, coordinates and evaluates strategies to ensure proper onboarding, competencies and professional and preceptor development
Designs and develops centralized orientation programs, and identifies and develops adjunct faculty to deliver content.
Responsible for staff development and competency in application of the nursing process and performance of critical thinking and clinical skills for that population.
Engages regularly with interprofessional team in huddles, interdisciplinary rounds, and other forums to facilitate assessment and identification of educational needs.
Performs needs assessment, develops, designs, implements and evaluates evidenced based educational materials utilizing principles of instructional design for adult learners.
Facilitates ongoing educational initiatives including nursing orientation, preceptor education and other unit level and organizational learning initiatives.
Consultant to the Nursing Education enterprise including but not limited to the development, implementation and evaluation of organizational competencies and regulatory practice requirements.
Promotes understanding of best practices in education among clinical nurses, clinical supervisors and other leaders to empower these individuals to become education champions and engage nurses in supporting each other’s learning and clinical practice.
Consults to regional and system initiatives as needed.
Performs other duties as required or assigned.
Graduate from an accredited Nursing Program required.
Master’s degree in Nursing (MSN) required.
Certified in specialty or completed within the first 18 months of hire.
2 years of education or professional development preferred.
3 years of clinical experience in identified specialty.
Excellent informatics, verbal and written communications skills desired
Required Licensure/Certification Skills:
Licensed Registered Nurse in New Hampshire required.
How can the lifestyle in New Hampshire and Vermont compliment your career? You can have amazing 4-season living with a career at one of the top health systems in the country. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. Throughout New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without ...regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.