EDUCATION SPECIALIST 1 NURSING UNIT

Location
Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Closes
Oct 01, 2017
Specialty
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Your Job:
In this highly technical, fast-paced, and challenging position, you'll collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to provide the very best care for our patients. The Critical Care Education Specialist primary function is to develop, coordinate, implement, and evaluate orientation, continuing education and staff development for the Departments of Critical Care and support areas.

Your Job Requirements:
  • Masters Degree in Nursing preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree of Nursing required
  • Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse
  • 5 years of health care experience in clinical nursing practice (Critical Care RN experience) and application of adult education theory in a hospital and/or School of Nursing

Your Job Responsibilities:
  • Communicate clearly and openly
  • Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment
  • Be accountable for your performance
  • Always look for ways to improve the patient experience
  • Take initiative for your professional growth
  • Be engaged and eager to build a winning team

Who We Are
One of the best places to work in North Texas just keeps getting better. Methodist Dallas Medical Center is home to the new Charles A. Sammons Tower, dedicated to emergency, trauma, and critical care. Our Level 1 Trauma Center, one of only three in Dallas County, features a rapid CT scanner for trauma and emergency imaging. We offer an advanced primary stroke center and a transplant center for adult liver, kidney, and pancreas transplants. Founded in 1927, Methodist Dallas is Methodist Health System's largest hospital, with 585 private rooms. It is one of the leading teaching and referral hospitals in Texas, and it offers an exciting, demanding, and fulfilling career for professionals, where you can work with complex, high-acuity cases. Other expertise includes:
  • The nation's first hospital certified by The Joint Commission for pancreatic surgery and the first in Texas certified for pancreatic cancer treatment.
  • Hip and knee joint replacement programs, certified by The Joint Commission.
  • American College of Cardiology (ACC) Foundation NCDR ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ Platinum Performance Achievement Award for excellence in heart attack care.

  • Where You Will SHINE
    Methodist Health System believes its greatest asset is the team members in our organization that values and encourages diversity and inclusion in all aspects of our organization. These are our guiding principles: Mission: To improve and save lives through compassionate quality health care. Vision for the Future To be the trusted provider of integrated quality health care in North Texas. Core Values Methodist Health System core values reflect our historic commitment to Christian concepts of life and learning:
    Servant Heart - compassionately putting others first
    Hospitality - offering a welcoming and caring environment
    Innovation - courageous creativity and commitment to quality
    Noble - unwavering honesty and integrity
    Enthusiasm - celebration of individual and team accomplishment
    Skillful - dedicated to learning and excellence
    Where You Are Valued
    We know that employees who are happy, healthy, and fulfilled take better care of patients. We also know that caring for our employees as individuals makes us a better organization. Our benefits include:
  • Medical plan choices
  • Pharmacy coverage
  • Dental and vision plans
  • AD&D insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Paid time off
  • Extended illness benefits
  • Wellness program
  • Weight management, tobacco cessation, and prenatal programs
  • Basic and volunteer life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Retirement plans with matched contributions
  • Leave of absence
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Adoption assistance
  • Employee discounts
  • And more.

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