WIH-Professional Practice Instructor PD

Operating Unit Women & Infants Hospital
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 7977
Job Status: Per Diem
Shift: Flex
End Date:

The Professional Practice Specialist demonstrates excellence in clinical nursing by serving as a     professional role model, consultant, and resource in the development of clinical nursing practice.     Assesses, plans, designs, organizes, implements and evaluates the staff development and educational activities to address identified or anticipated needs of learners.  Collaborates with leadership and interdisciplinary teams to partner for practice transitions, improves the quality and safety of patient care, and encourages a culture of scientific inquiry and evidence based practice.  Aligns with the mission, vision and values, and strategic goals of the organization

Masters Degree required, Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN) preferred; Bachelors of Science in     Nursing with work-in-progress toward MSN degree will be considered.  Must have and maintain current     licensure in the State of Rhode Island. A minimum of five years of clinical experience with a     minimum of two years current experience in specialty nursing area, to be evaluated by supervisor.     Must have and maintain certifications required for clinical area, which may include ACLS certified, BLS certified, NRP certified.  (If, NRP is required for clinical area, must obtain     instructor status within the first year of employment).  Certification in specialty area is desirable.
    Excellent human relations and communication skills required., Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation computer software required. Teaching experience is highly desirable.

WIH internal posting period: 10/21-10/27/2020