Staff Development Specialist/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Mar 18, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Staff Development Specialist will serve to meet enterprise-wide clinical nursing education requirements, including general nursing orientation within nursing services including, but not limited to inpatient, ancillary and ambulatory areas. This position provides the necessary oversight, guidance, education and skills to oboard new clinical nursing staff and management of ongoing competency and professional development of nurses.
The University of Kentucky recognizes the sanctity of the relationship between the health care professional and the patient. Therefore, all UK HealthCare employees commit to providing excellent service and promoting a positive image while adhering to the following UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations and Standards:
• Customer Centered - A customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday.
• Service Focused - Being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers.
• Quality Driven - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve.
• Resource Wise - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success.
• Growth Oriented - Attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare.




Job Title
Staff Development Specialist/UKHC

Requisition Number
NR04017

Working Title
Staff Development Specialist/Ambulatory Services

Department Name
H3270:Nursing Practice and Support Services

Work Location
Lexington

Grade Level
12

Salary Range
$61,027-93,808/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MSN



Required Related Experience

3 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Active Kentucky RN license, Temporary Work Permit (TWP), or active compact state RN license that is in good standing.



Physical Requirements

The essential functions for this position include the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50-100 pounds occasionally and 25-50 pounds frequently; as well as stand, walk and sit for long periods of time. The conditions of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases, hazards of radiation, and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.



Shift

Primarily day shifts, 8-4:30pm but other hours as needed to cover the needs of the department.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Assessment
Teaching and Learning knowledge base
Schedule coordination
Conflict Resolution
Critical Thinking



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Previous experience within Nursing Staff Development or education preferred



Deadline to Apply
03/26/2017

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate your current Nursing Educational Level.
    • New Graduate
    • Diploma
    • ADN
    • BSN
    • MSN
    • PhD or DNP
  2. * Are you currently employed as a registered nurse at UK HealthCare Chandler/UK HealthCare Samaritan Hospitals?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate your current licensure status.
    • None
    • Current KY RN License
    • Current compact state RN licensure
    • Current non-compact state RN licensure
    • New Graduate within 6 months or Provisional License
    • Valid KY Temporary Work Permit


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. Cover Letter

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