Maine Medical Center is seeking a Clinical Nurse Educator Registered Nurse (RN) – Respiratory Telemetry/Cardiac Telemetry in Portland. Under the oversight and direction of the Center for Clinical and Professional Development, the Clinical Nurse Educator contributes to the overall strategic plan for nursing focusing on both clinical practice and professional education and development. Through the interwoven practice elements of leader, educator, facilitator, change agent, and clinical expert, the Clinical Nurse Educator will promote the provision of quality care, patient safety, evidence based practice, and professional progression in nursing. S/he is responsible for educational demands and services associated with 24 hour clinical staff needs. This position supports R4 and P2C – Respiratory Telemetry and Cardiac Telemetry units.
Licensed as a registered professional nurse by the Maine State Board of Nursing.
Professional certification in practice specialty.
Master’s degree in nursing or matriculated in a master’s degree program within 3-6 months of hire.
Demonstrated clinical expertise in direct patient care as normally acquired through a minimum of 2 years of clinical experience, all the care delivery expectations of the expert clinical nurse within their clinical setting.
High level of interpersonal and leadership skills.
Knowledge of educational development and design in order to assist in the planning, development, and implementation of educational offerings for nurses and other health care professionals from a variety of practice settings.
Experience in classroom instruction and clinical teaching associated with specialty specific settings.
Experience as a clinical instructor for nursing students is a plus.
About Maine Medical Center
Maine Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center and the flagship facility of MaineHealth, with 637 beds and more than 7,000 employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence. Maine Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including the state’s only medical school, through a partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine, and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
Inside and out, you’ll find what you’re looking for when you join Maine Medical Center. As the largest hospital in northern New England, MMC is committed to helping you grow professionally throughout your career. From tuition assistance and scholarships, to ongoing education, leadership training, mentoring and promotion opportunities, we offer the resources you need to achieve your career goals.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.