About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org. EOE
Position Information: The Simulation Education Specialist is responsible for assessing, planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating educational activities for all levels of healthcare providers throughout the system, in all WakeMed facilities, as a systemwide provider of continuing education. Works in collaboration with the department Manager, peers, and subject matter experts to facilitate and provide education to organizational, regional, and national partners. Responsible for facilitation and providing education for professional growth and development of staff and to meet the needs of the system for initial and continuing education programs through promotion of ongoing competency and quality patient care. Works collaboratively throughout the system to support the mission of the organization. Responsible for the application of theoretical principles of adult learning and the educational process to meet organizational, divisional and/or unit based goals especially related to patient outcomes. Acts as a resource to hospital staff on multiple levels and in various capacities to ensure adherence to professional standards, regulatory agency requirements, N.C. Board of Nursing mandates, organizational and departmental policies/procedures and protocols, and other requirements as outlined by program accreditation standards. Works in collaboration with Manager to plan, maintain, and operate the WakeMed Medical Simulation Center. Develops curricula, staffs center, and maintains equipment integrity for the use of simulated medical education.
Experience Requirements: 3 Years Education - Teaching and Facilitation of Learning Required - And Medical Simulation Preferred
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.