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Consumer Education Instructor

Description

Are you interested in working at Magnet designated UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital? Only 7% of hospitals nationwide have achieved Magnet designation… and we’re one of them! For more than a century, UPMC Magee has been caring for patients through all stages of their lives, and we are looking for the next talented employee to join our team.

We are hiring a limited casual Consumer Education Instructor to support our Oakland hospital location. You will work evenings and weekends as needed. The classes you will teach will be a mix of in-person and virtual. After orientation, you may have the option to teach your virtual classes from home.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for providing instruction to consumers as directed by the consumer education program offered by the Department of Education.
  • Arrange to have peer review observation conducted annually. Submits peer review forms to Director, Education prior to annual evaluation.
  • Assume responsibility to teach assigned classes, or covers classes if unable to teach scheduled class.
  • Present educational programs using effective teaching strategies and approved Magee standards and curriculum for class content.
  • Contribute to the development, evaluation, and revision of class content and educational materials.
  • Complete mandatory hospital education programs as well as continuing education required to maintain relevant certifications.
  • Complete summary evaluations, documents and maintains consumer education statistics and records.
  • Maintain communication with department via email, phone and attendance at staff meetings and/or review of staff meeting minutes.
  • Ensure program equipment and supplies are returned to correct location. Notifies secretary of low supply or missing items.
  • Responsible for following the mandatory reporting procedures for any incident or serious event that did affect or potentially could have affected the clinical care of any patient.

 

Qualifications

  • One of the following STRONGLY preferred:
    • RN license with nursing experience in maternal child health
    • Lamaze certified instructor
    • International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA) certified instructor
  • 1-2 years teaching experience preferred, but not required.
  • Interpersonal skills sufficient to effectively teach and communicate ideas to consumers.
  • Ability to effectively present educational programs in a classroom setting or via Microsoft Teams.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Act 34 with renewal

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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