A Non- Profit Hospital in Scenic New Mexico is seeking a Nursing Professional Development Specialist to join their Clinical Education team
This Medical Center is known in Southern New Mexico for its reputation of offering top tier patient care. The Nursing Professional Development Specialist will join an organization that has been recognized nationally for excellence in Patient Care Experience and Patient Satisfaction. This facility offers high quality patient care over a wide range of services, including Oncology, Cardiology, PICU, Neurology, and Emergency Services.
Reporting to the Director of Clinical Education the Nursing Professional Development Specialist will be responsible for the professional development and quality assessment of the nurses throughout the facility. The Nurse Educator will work with the Nurse Managers of individual units to develop curriculum and continuous education for current department staff and new-hires and focus on utilizing the most advanced evidence-based best practices, technologies and techniques.
The Professional Development Specialist of Nursing will work closely with other members of the educational team to facilitate and evaluate new and continuing education programs. This position also provides orientation and in-service education to clinical and support personnel within the facility. While maintaining oversight of educational responsibilities, the Nursing Professional Development Specialist will act as a resource to the medical staff, department managers and administrative team.
Located in beautiful New Mexico, the Nursing Professional Development Specialist will enjoy year-round cultural events and outdoor activities, including the world famous International Balloon Festival! The downtown features diverse restaurants, art galleries, music venues, city parks, and an extensive bike path network. With local spots for hiking, picnicking and horseback riding all nearby, there is no shortage of fun for the whole family to enjoy.
The Nursing Professional Development Specialist will have the opportunity to work with a talented team of Clinical Nurse Educators, Nurse Managers and RN Directors in service of ensuring the educational needs of the hospital staff are met. For all this hard work and oversight, this position will earn competitive compensation and a generous benefits package