Director Clinical Education

  • Parkland Heath and Hospital System
  • Dallas, TX, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Administration/Operations

Job Description

Responsible for the overall development, direction and management of Parkland’s Clinical Education and Academic Programs department to include classroom and e-learning. Provides the infrastructure for ongoing competency assessment and validation for clinical staff and innovative learning methodologies for all staff.   MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS   Education: - Must have a Master’s degree in Nursing - Prefer Doctor of Nursing Practice or PhD in Nursing.   Experience:  - Must have ten years of experience in nursing education and at least four years of progressive nursing leadership   Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Must have current RN license or valid temporary permit with the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license. - Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction by November 1, 2014 or obtain within 30 days of placement in role whichever date is greater. - Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-100.HCB: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals by November 1, 2014 or obtain within 30 days of placement in role whichever date is greater. - Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-200.HCA: Applying ICS to Healthcare Organizations (ICS 200) by November 1, 2014 or obtain within 30 days of placement in role whichever date is greater.   Skills or Special Abilities: - Maintains standards of professional conduct and performs all assigned and unassigned duties in accordance with the current State of Texas Nursing Practice Act. - Must be able to communicate effectively with professional nursing staff, physicians, hospital staff and management, both orally and in writing. - Must demonstrate advanced knowledge of education and practice, including effective teaching skills. - Must have detail orientation, creative, and organizational skills. -Must have skill in budget and personnel management. - Must be able to demonstrate planning ability and good interpersonal skills, including required diplomacy and negotiation skills.  - Must be proficient with word processing, spread sheet and data base management software. - Must demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors. - Must demonstrate knowledge of approaches, tools and techniques for working with individuals and groups in a constructive and collaborative manner to include gaining the cooperation and support of others and effectiveness of learning intervention. - Must demonstrate familiarity with the concepts and practices of adult learning and its application to the workplace. - Must demonstrate familiarity with the full spectrum of methods and alternatives for delivering learning solutions. - Maintains standards of professional conduct and performs all assigned and unassigned duties in accordance with the current State of Texas Nursing Practice Act.       #LI-TH1 Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. Nearest Major Market: Dallas Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth Job Segment: Manager, Clinic, Patient Care, Registered Nurse, Nursing, Management, Healthcare