This announcement has a 25 Application limit The Education and Training Instructor is responsible and accountable for planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating educational programs. The RN's professional practice is characterized by leadership and accomplishment in developing and implementing programs to improve staff competency in the delivery of patient-centered care, establishing relationships with professional and/or health related groups within ECHCS, other VAs, and the community. The RN Educator is expected to establish relationships to work effectively with others to make significant contributions to the Veterans Administration. The following duties of Education and Training Instructor are, but not limited to: Demonstrates a high level of competency in theoretical and classroom teaching. Collaborates with the other members of Organizational Development and Education, Nursing Service, Human Resources, and other Services in assessing and evaluating the need for education, training, and continuing education programs related to mandatory requirements and individual or group needs. T Collaborates with a diverse group of people to develop and coordinate educational programs based on identified learning needs that enhance the skills to perform their duties to the top of their skills. Maintains flexibility with a high degree of interpersonal skill, effective communication, leadership, motivation, self-direction, and ongoing evaluation of activities. Demonstrates competencies in Principles of Adult Learning, instructional skills, competency assessment, development and validation methodologies, communication skills, strategic planning skills, and creation/visionary skills. Other duties as assigned. Travel may be required. Work Schedule: Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm (hours of duty/compressed schedule may be negotiable) Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Internal Number: 599804100
About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.