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Service Line Nurse Educator- Simulation

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 84182
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: M-F, Daylight hours with occasional flexibility
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 21061010544008-Medical Education - Simulation Center


Job Summary

Master's prepared nurse who applies clinical expertise in evidence -based nursing practice within simulation education in the following roles: clinical expert, educator, system thinker, change agent, and innovator.

Essential Functions

  • Develops a systematic education plan and evaluates overall nursing staff development programs in response to patient and healthcare trends, regulatory requirements, and strategic priorities of the organization.
  • Synthesizes simulation literature and research findings to design educational interventions for selected user groups and promotes staffs knowledge and skill in research and evidence based process and the application of these findings in practice.
  • Provides educational consultation and services across the continuum in simulation for a variety of learner groups.
  • Assesses learning styles and creates educational programs and materials based on assessment of population to be educated.
  • Conducts annual simulation education needs assessment utilizing multiple data sources. Analyzes and makes recommendations regarding priorities.
  • Coaches and mentors unit educators/facilitators/content experts and staff in the development of education skills (curriculum development, adult learning principles, evaluation etc.)
  • Develops simulation educational effectiveness measures for all programs and outcome measures for selected programs.
  • Participates in selection of facilitators and content experts. Coaches facilitators/content experts on skill development and provide continuing education. Provides ongoing feedback and gives input into annual performance evaluation.
  • Utilizes multiple simulation education modalities and leverages use of technology in order to provide the most cost effective and efficient programs
  • Provides cost analysis for all education and manages related resource utilization.
  • Participates in facility wide simulation program development


Physical Requirements
Frequent moderate lifting, pulling, pushing and carrying. Frequent walking, standing, stooping and reaching. Must be able to travel throughout hospital campuses and offsite properties. General hospital office environment with exposure to chemicals, pathogens and patient body fluids. Environment is climate controlled. Subject to long and irregular hours.

Education, Experience and Certifications

Master’s in nursing, Nursing Education or Health Care Administration required. 
• Current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and reside or, if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as your primary state of residency, meet the licensure requirements in your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states, current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner required in the state where the RN works.  
• Two years of teaching experience preferred. Minimum 3 years clinical experience as a RN in practice area required. 
   Certification in simulation preferred and must be achieved within 2 years of hire date.
• Life Support Instructor Certification may be required based on the needs of the patient population served.
• Knowledge of adult learning principles, curriculum and program development, program evaluation, self-learning modules.
• Proficient at Microsoft Office programs and use of AV equipment.
• Must show evidence of job-specific competencies
• Additional education, training, certifications, or experience may be required within the department by the nurse manager.