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BLS Instructor

  • Job ID: 504139793
  • Status: Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Limited
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle
  • Department: Clinical Education
  • Location: 2501 North 3rd Street, Harrisburg PA 17110
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $19.29 to $28.95 / hour


The Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor provides education to staff and community members enrolled in BLS Programs in accordance with the most recent scientific and educational guidelines of the American Heart Association.


  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Has accountability for assisting students to change behavior through education; therefore must understand and apply the human relations skills of problem solving, group dynamics, communication, and teamwork to function effectively.
  • Demonstrates commitment to customer satisfaction as per the Mission, Vision, Values of the Pinnacle Health System
  • Advances professional growth and development through participation in instructor updates.
  • Maintains professional development and current standards for instructors as outlined by the American Heart Association guidelines.
  • Teaches in BLS programs offered by PinnacleHealth.



Certified as an instructor by the American Heart Association in Basic Life Support

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Clearances must be dated within 90 days

  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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