Grant Funded Position: Yes
Schedule Information: TBD based upon student need
Hours Per Week: 20
Work is primarily indoors, however the employee will move around in the labs performing functions and moving and organizing light supplies. The employee needs to tolerate extended hours on their feet and have no lifting/moving restrictions.
Duties of Position:
Responsible for providing laboratory support for the Nursing, Practical Nursing and Nursing Assistant programs.
Assists faculty in setting up and dismantling labs, auto-tutorial programs and practice activities as planned by instructors.
Maintains all necessary schedules and records for the laboratories.
Maintains inventory of supplies and equipment and submits list(s) of supplies to be ordered for Nursing, Practical Nursing and CNA programs.
Ensures that all equipment and supplies are in order and secure before leaving the laboratory.
Identifies occurrences of equipment malfunction or breakage and needs for equipment repair, replacement or addition and contacts appropriate services.
Assists the student with his/her independent practice of nursing skills as taught and evaluated by the teaching faculty.
Plans, posts and conducts weekly Nursing Guided Skill Review.
Maintains Program bulletin boards.
Assists Lab Coordinator with supervision of student peer tutors.
Prepares various reports and maintains various records.
Performs related duties as assigned.
Educational Requirements: R.N., plus current Illinois license. Associate of Applied Science degree from an accredited institution with a major in nursing required. Bachelor of Science in nursing degree preferred. Nursing Assistant Instructor certification through IDPH desirable.
Experience Requirements: Three years related work experience in a long term or medical/surgical clinical setting. Familiar with equipment used in healthcare settings and adept at troubleshooting and assembling such equipment. Be able to utilize instructional technology such as Blackboard, PDAs, high fidelity simulators, etc.
Required Documents: ***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.