American Red Cross Nurse Evaluator in Brattleboro, Vermont

Job Description:

The American Red Cross is the premier provider of Nurse Assistant Training (NAT) and has prepared individuals for work in the nursing field for over 100 years. The program is designed with input from educators, caregivers, and long-term industry representatives from across the United States.

We are currently seeking a part-time Nurse Evaluator in Central VT. This is a part-time position, where you will be scheduled between 8-16 hours every week, and must be able to work weekdays and some weekends.

Locations include White River Junction, Randolph, Rutland and surrounding areas

Job Summary:

The Nurse Evaluator oversees the skills and written portions of the VT Competency Evaluation for nurse assistant candidates, and is responsible for evaluating candidate competency in accordance with state laws.

Responsibilities:

Accurately evaluates nurse assistant candidate's performance using the format prescribed by the state of VT.

Administers the VT Nurse Assistant Training Competency Exam

Maintains confidentiality, test security, and quality assurance according to the state testing program's requirements.

Completes and maintains confidential, accurate and complete records and reports as required by state and federal regulations and the American Red Cross policies.

Successfully manages operation of test site and maintains a cooperative working relationship with testing sites and staff to provide a comprehensive and safe testing environment for applicants.

Responsible for efficient and effective use of all testing supplies, materials and equipment maintaining appropriate controls for loss reduction.Maintains the appearance of Regional Testing sites. Responsible for the delivery of completed exams to the Testing Office.Maintains a strictly professional relationship with testing sites, always protecting the integrity of the exam and the Nurse Evaluator position.

Minimum qualifications:Applicants must be a current Registered Nurse in VT.

Must have at least two years of nursing experience, as a Registered Nurse, with a minimum of one year in a long term care facility.Additional skills and abilities needed:Nurse Evaluators must maintain a current active RN license without restriction or probation in VT.Must have the ability and willingness to represent the American Red Cross in a professional manner.Knowledge of federal and state requirements governing Certified Nurse Assistant training and testing.Professional written and oral communication skills.

Strong interpersonal skills.Knowledge of the state or vendor requirements related to documentation and report preparation.Proficiency in a variety of computer software, including scheduling software, Outlook and other Microsoft Office programs.Superior organizational, planning and problem solving skills. Ability to work independently.The ability to travel to multiple testing site locations within a 60 mile radius of the geographical area assigned

Must be able to work various hours, to include standard day shifts, and as needed.

Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: Depending on work assignment, this position may require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk, and manipulate (lift, carry, move) light to medium weights of up to 50 pounds. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and read technical information. Overall mobility is essential. May include sitting for long periods of time, driving a vehicle and working under challenging conditions.

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.