Nursing Assistant Certification Instructor
Auburn, WA 98092
Part Time Faculty- Nursing Assistant Certification Instructor (Continuing Education) Description: Continuing Education commits to student success and community enhancement by providing accessible, diverse, and innovative quality education and support services to adult learners in pursuit of personal enrichment, professional training, career advancement and pathways to college. Candidates must be a qualified licensed RN or LPN capable of assessing, planning, implementing, instructing and evaluating educational programs in the field of nursing assistant. Responsibilities for this position include teaching of theory and lab/clinical portion of Nursing Assistant classes. Provide instruction in nursing care skills, CPR for the Healthcare Provider, and HIV/AIDS education. The Nursing Assistant Certification (NAC) instructor must be positive, responsive, and a motivational role model for trainees. This is a part-time evening position, 2:00p-10:30p, however hours may vary from week to week depending on need. Instructor Responsibilities:· To provide instruction to students and help promote effective learning.· To ensure that course content is consistent with department guidelines.· Maintain up-to-date knowledge/compliance of current state and federal requirements related to nursing assistants.· Maintain accurate records, schedules, and course requirements regarding hours of instruction and content. · Communicate effectively with trainees, fellow team members, supervisor and staff at clinical facility.· To meet and maintain, as a condition of employment, the requirements for certification appropriate to the faculty member’s particular field. This may include vocational certification and professional licensing.· To be able to assist students with educational planning or direct students to appropriate campus resources.· To maintain a standard of honest and ethical behavior in their professional duties.· To assume reasonable responsibility for care and safekeeping of College supplies and equipment.· Monitor and review skills with students in a clinical setting. Complete student paperwork on skills and interaction with residents.· Instruction of Home Care Aide (HCA) curriculum to students on campus & community partner locations MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/COMPETENCIES· Current Washington State license to practice as a registered or licensed practical nurse.· Minimum of one year experience within the past three years in caring for the elderly or chronically ill of any age or both.· Minimum of two years of nursing experience, at least one year of which must be in the provision of long-term care facility services.· Must be able to work variable hours PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS· Experience working with English language learners.· American Heart Association BLS Instructor certification.· Computer-literate with competence in Microsoft Outlook· One year experience teaching in classroom setting.· Must be detailed-orientated and organized.· Dynamic, non-traditional delivery methods to teach students of widely carrying levels of proficiency and from diverse backgrounds, abilities, and learning styles.