American Red Cross Nurse Assistant Instructor- RN or LPN with Long Term Care Experience Per Diem/PRN New Haven CT in North Haven, Connecticut

Job Description: We are currently seeking a Nurse Aid Training (NAT) Instructor. This is a Per Diem/PRN position to teach. However, this is not a part time position so you won't always be working the full week, no benefits. Average hours per week will be variable.

Job Summary:

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 for the course participants.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

• Plans, coordinates, manages and directs the classroom, skills lab, and clinical setting training experience for students

• Evaluates interpersonal skills, technical skills, and knowledge base of students in classroom, skill lab and clinical setting at regular intervals to measure student performance

• Maintains confidential, accurate and complete records and reports as required by state and federal regulations and American Red Cross policy

• Responsible for efficient and effective use of all supplies and materials maintaining appropriate controls for loss reduction and documenting replacement needs

• Maintains a cooperative working relationship with clinical sites and staff to provide a comprehensive and safe learning environment for students

• Completes and submits course records and reports in a timely manner, meeting required deadlines.

• Meets 100% compliance for record keeping and program delivery requirements

• Engages in regular effective communications with students, staff, and other stakeholders regarding programmatic changes and quality management issues.

• Supports program completion activities such as graduation, recognition ceremonies and student development activities as requested

• Remains current on state regulations and training standards

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Ability to successfully complete appropriate instructor training as required by American Red Cross and the state. Experience with adult education preferred.

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

CT Requirements:

RN or LPN

2 years total nursing experience & 1 year experience in a long term care facility (chronic and convalescent nursing home or rest home with nursing supervision) required: LPNs must have 2 years experience caring for the aged or chronically ill

Have completed a course in teaching adults or supervising nurse assistants

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment.