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Nursing Simulation/Lab Coordinator

Nursing Simulation/Lab Coordinator

Requisition ID 
2016-1993
# of Openings 
1
Employment Status 
Full Time
Posted Date 
7/20/2017
Job Family 
Faculty
Company 
ECPI University
State/Province 
NC
City 
Charlotte

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Overview

Do you want to make a difference? If so, then ECPI University may be the place for you. We are seeking professionals with the experience and knowledge to help transform the lives of our students.

 

ECPI University, with campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Online, is a recognized leader in awarding STEM+H degrees through innovative delivery of education to meet the needs of military and new-traditional students. ECPI University offers Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degrees, and certification training in Technology, Health Science, Business, Criminal Justice and Culinary Arts. For over 50 years, ECPI University has been helping students achieve their educational and career goals in a hands-on, student-centered environment, while working collaboratively with employers to ensure our graduates have the knowledge and skills they need to be successful. Growth at our university creates the need for dynamic, caring professionals who are dedicated to making a difference in people's lives. 

 

Medical Careers Institute is the College of Health Sciences at ECPI University; a premier provider of educational programs for the healthcare industry.

Responsibilities

  • Providing Simulation Lab instruction including demonstrations, guided practice and skill evaluation for nursing students.
  • Developing and implementing high quality learning and assessment simulations.
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of simulations as educational and assessment tools. 
  • Facilitating simulation scenario and student participation with debriefing sessions. 
  • Training simulation users in simulation activities, operation of patient simulators, audio-visual equipment, and their maintenance.
  • Maintaining and updating course curricula to include simulation scenarios and training.
  • Assisting in the development of new curricula that is supported by simulation activities.
  • Preparing and utilizing lesson plans and coordinating congruency between the classroom and the simulation learning environment.
  • Coordinating maintenance of patient simulators, part-task trainers, and virtual equipment.
  • Conducting student evaluations and advising related to simulation lab.
  • Assisting with the student remediation process with respect to skills.
  • Assisting in the formulation of nursing program philosophy, objectives, and policy.
  • Contributing toward professional growth through participation in faculty meetings, in-service workshops, cross training, meetings.
  • Providing administrative support as required
  • Assisting with instruction in Nursing Program when available.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited educational institution required.
  • Current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in North Carolina.
  • Prior to or within the first three years of employment, meet the North Carolina Board of Nursing requirement for faculty, Administrative Code 21 NCAC 36 .0318, regarding "preparation in teaching and learning principles for adult education, including curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation. ”

Experience:

  • Minimum of two years full-time clinical experience as a registered nurse.
  • Prior experience teaching in a sumulation lab preferred.
  • Prior undergraduate teaching experience preferred.

Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong academic and professional record.
  • Strong active-learning skills for effective instruction.
  • Experience in a student-centric and hands-on learning environment.
  • The highest levels of integrity at all times.
  • Orientation toward results.
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills.

 What does ECPI University have to offer?

  • A focus on students and academic excellence 
  • Small class sizes 
  • Professional work environment 
  • Talented and committed co-workers 
  • An adult-focused accelerated schedule 
  • An opportunity to make a difference while expanding your knowledge, skills and professional network 
  • Competitive compensation & benefits plan 

ECPI University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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