Rochester, New York
Feb 06, 2018
Mar 06, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Summary:

The Operating Room (OR) at Rochester General Hospital is seeking an RN Educator for the Unit. 

The Operating Room (OR) at Rochester General Hospital offers elective and emergency surgeries for adults and pediatric patients including a variety of service specific specialties. We have 23 Operating Rooms with 90 procedures daily. Types of Surgical procedures and teams performed are: General Surgery, Urology, Bariatric, Ambulatory, Robotic Surgery, Gynecological, Neurology, Vascular, Orthopedic, Otolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Plastic Reconstructive, Cosmetic Surgery, Oral Surgery, Podiatric Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery

STATUS:               Full Time

LOCATION:          Rochester General Hospital

DEPARTMENT:   Operating Room (OR)

  • Bachelor’s degree required in nursing, health education, or instructional development.  An equivalent combination of education and healthcare related work experience will be considered. Master's Degree highly preferred.
  • Minimum of three prior training/teaching experience in related educational field.
  • Required Licensure/Certification Skills
  • Must be currently registered and licensed by NYS as a registered professional nurse.


Provides and/or facilitates learning opportunities for employees, patients/residents/clients and the community in order to promote quality care, enhanced wellness, and on-going growth and development.
  • Identifies and validates the learning needs of customers by utilizing needs assessments, CQI results, performance improvement results, customer surveys, and course evaluation results.
  • Develops educational programs and curriculum that promote quality health care, employee or patient growth, and personal wellness.  Programs will be based on current literature findings.  Materials will be developed using current research in the field
  • Implements and/or facilitates programs to meet the identified learning needs of our customers.  Provides in-depth orientation, in-service and continuing education for staff or patients.
  • Evaluates and documents the effectiveness of educational offerings by developing, monitoring and assessing competencies.  Implements changes based on need.  Analyzes cost to maximize the efficient utilization of resources.
  • Utilizes effective communication strategies by developing communications and audio visual materials that are clear and concise.
  • Maintains professional affiliations as appropriate to keep abreast of new developments and participates in activities that enhance personal and professional growth.

KEYWORDS:  Registered Nurse, Educator, Education, #Nurse, Operating Room, OR

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.


LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS RN - Registered Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED); BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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