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Nursing Assistant Class Instructor

Company: Prestige Care, Inc
Location: Yakima
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Want to inspire and teach the future healthcare workers of tomorrow? Prestige Care is currently recruiting for a full time Nursing Assistant Training Instructor (RN) to teach in a 100% virtual environment for our in-house Nursing Assistant Training Program!

This is a great opportunity for an upbeat nurse looking to educate, work Monday-Friday, and make an impact! Must have experience as a nurse in the skilled nursing/post-acute environment.

Position Details:

Status: Full-Time/

Shift: Day/

Schedule: Various

Working Hours Start: Various

Working Hours End: Various

What does the Nursing Assistant Instructor do? Virtual Instruction

You will be providing direct instruction to Nursing Assistant (NA) students through our in-house training program, assuring all regulatory required instruction is delivered in accordance with state specific requirements. You will maintain all compliance-related documentation as required. Additionally, you will ensure NA students are prepared to pass state required testing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. This position is part of a team of instructors led by the Nursing Assistant Training Program Director. Nursing assistant classes are held virtually and clinicals held at various Prestige Care locations and are six weeks in duration.

Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Nursing Assistant Instructor role and what can we offer you?

  • The ability to travel to different skilled nursing care centers in our portfolio to train the next great caregivers.
  • We are a 35+ year old, family owned and operated organization that has a strong promote from within culture.
  • Robust and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, EAP, 401k match, employer paid life and disability insurance, and more.
  • A defined and comprehensive month-long onboarding and training program for all new Health Services Directors.
  • Accessible and engaging regional operations and nursing support staff to bounce ideas off of, get additional guidance, and partnership to allow you to be a high performer.

In this job, every day you will

  1. Teach assigned NA classes using effective strategies and principles of adult education.

  2. Create an environment conducive to learning and student-instructor interaction.

  3. Maintain accurate and appropriate student, instructor, and course documentation.

  4. Interact with facilities to assess CNA staffing needs and develop training schedules to meet those needs. Assist with the recruitment of students as needed.

  5. Ensure all State regulations are met in course curriculum and student-instructor ratios.

  6. Assure students satisfactorily demonstrate skills prior to performing with patients or residents.

  7. Provide direct supervision and observation of all student clinical experience.

  8. Prepare clinical schedule for students prior to the beginning of the clinical experience, communicating the schedule to the facility Director of Nursing and the student.

  9. Conduct surveys to determine effectiveness of instruction and report findings to the Program Director.

  10. Evaluate the knowledge and skills of students before verifying completion of the course.

Education & Experience you need to qualify:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing, or a Diploma in Nursing.
  • Must have a current, unencumbered RN license for the state in which the class is being taught.
  • Must have at least one year of nursing experience in a licensed nursing facility.
  • Prior teaching experience and/or educational preparation for teaching adults.
  • Excellent written and oral communication and motivational skills are essential to success.
  • Ability to creatively problem-solve in both resident care and employee management situations.
  • Individual must be a team player, well organized, and flexible.

Ways you can advance beyond the Nursing Assistant Instructor role:

Once you master this role, you could consider the Director of Nursing, Health Services Director (assisted living), Regional Support Nurse, or Clinical Specialist jobs with Prestige Care.

EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED - At Prestige, it is our promise to personally touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring based on our core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and respect, that are at the center of all that we do. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce that represents all of us, coming from different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints. Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we celebrate what makes us different.

Keywords: Prestige Care, Inc, Yakima , Nursing Assistant Class Instructor, Other , Yakima, Washington

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