American Red Cross: Nurse Instructor – Springfield, MA
We are currently seeking a Nurse Instructor as Nurse Aide Training (NAT) Instructor to be based in our Springfield, MA office. This is a part-time, as needed position with a variable schedule.
This is a fun opportunity to give back and make the difference in the lives of new nurse aide candidates. Sharing some of your knowledge will help to build better nurse aides through our programs.
- Licensure – Current, unrestricted RN license in the state where classes are being taught
- Long term care experience – 1-year experience working in a long term care facility as an RN as a treatment nurse
- Education experience – Adult education experience preferred, must meet state minimum nursing and teaching experience requirements for instructors
This program is a 120 hour course that spans 6-7 weeks; consisting of classroom instruction lecturing with Powerpoint, hands-on field demonstration and of practical application (clinical) preparing students to sit for state nurse assistant certification(s).
All clinics are done hands on with the student and the residents in the Long Term Care Nursing Home Setting. The Nurse Instructor provides instruction and certification in the Red Cross Nurse Assistant Training (NAT) program; primary responsibility includes planning, teaching and evaluating course participants in the classroom and clinical skills performance, leading to successful completion of the program. The instructor will provide a quality program that meets state regulations and compliance standards as well as meet the expectations of the course participants.
The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit & competitive salaries. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, well-qualified women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.