Nursing Professional Development Specialist (Nurse Educator) Diabetes Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 2021-55303
Nurse Educator Diabetes Program
Are you an experienced Nurse ready to take the next step in your career? We have exciting career opportunities for Nurses passionate about staff training, education, and professional development!
Professional Development & Nursing Education is responsible for the ongoing education and development of all nursing staff. We are committed to supporting and facilitating the professional development and advancement of all MSK nursing staff.
We are currently seeking a Nurse Educator for the Diabetes Program at MSK. The program supports policies based on scientific evidence for the safe management of patients diagnosed with diabetes mellitus or who are experiencing poor glycemic control.
Work in a collaborative and multidisciplinary environment covering the Diabetes program and other related clinical education
Plan, develop, and teach specialty and just in time education to staff about diabetes and gylcemic management and to patients regarding management of their diabetes and/or glycemic control.
Collaborates with Nurse Leaders and Clinical Nurse Specialists to meet institutional, departmental, divisional, and unit-based goals.
A good decision-maker, with shown success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Able to work optimally in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with interpersonal goals
Effective at gaining the support and dedication of others by engaging them around your point of view and priorities
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances
New York State RN License
Master's degree in Nursing Education or current enrollment in a graduate program preferred / other nursing related masters considered
5 years of recent and relevant clinical experience with shown leadership abilities, demonstrated knowledge of adult learning theory, and use of educational guiding methodologies
Specialty certification (Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist [CDCES]) preferred, but must be obtained within 2 years
HOURS: Four flexible 10 hour Days (Monday Saturday)
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