JEA Senior Living Staff Development Coordinator/ Clinical Education - Full-Time 1st Shift in La Mesa, California
Perks and Benefits*: * Earn up to 1% wage increase every Quarter * Work for us and earn $1000 for each person you refer and is hired * Access to earned wages prior to payday * Generous PTO Plan * Career Development * An employee engaged Scheduling system * Employee Appreciation events; Attendance Programs,New employee Referral Program * Affordable Medical, Dental, Vision, Supplemental Benefits * 401K Retirement Plan Oh, and did we mention an amazing Team Environment? *Some benefits may vary depending on position and employment status Purpose: Responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, directing, and evaluating the community education program in compliance with the community, local, state, and federal requirements Minimum Eligibility Requirements: * Possess or able to obtain Nursing License in good standing in the state of California. * Obtain or willing to obtain the necessary training required by the state for the position. * Must be able to read, write, speak, understand the English language and be able to communicate effectively. * Must be able to tolerate fast-paced time demands and frequent interruptions and be adaptable to changes * Must have patience tact, cheerful disposition, display enthusiasm, and be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position. * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action. * Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/ personnel, and the public. Essential Functions: * Evaluate resident and staff needs in collaboration with administrative and department leadership to plan appropriate orientation, in-services, and education necessary to prepare personnel to perform their duties. * Implement the established community orientation program for all personnel assigned which includes but is not limited to community objectives, philosophy of care, community policies and procedures, equipment demonstration, and tours of the building. * Coordinate the nurse aid training needed with schools which includes testing schedules, and registry training requirements in preparation of nursing assistance for the testing. * Interpret and implement establish community policies, procedures, and regulations. * Plans and provides the executive director and director of nursing with the annual schedule of education programs which includes, ongoing general and mandatory Inservice education programs. * Plan, schedule, and post a monthly calendar of education programs in a timely manner. * Maintain current education records of classes conducted, attendance of staff, and the clinical performance of each nursing assistant. * Maintain an education profile for each employee. Maintain a listing of each class attended including the date, required time period fulfilled, and the required evaluation of performance for nursing assistance. * Alert staff of necessary education/in-service hours for compliance with standards. Monitor CPR certifications as directed. * Assist with the employee health exams and immunizations as per the community protocol. * Maintain records for nursing assistants’ current certifications, expiration dates, and other required records. * Prepare lesson plans for continuing objectives, course content, method of instruction, and method of evaluation for each class scheduled and completed. * Supervise classroom and clinical activities of nursing assistants. * Manage the approved education program and submit approval forms as required by the state agency. * Submit, in writing, any program changes to the appropriate Regulatory agency. * Continually assess the education program to assure implementation of the approved program. * Implement education programs on all tours of duty on an ongoing basis, as directed. * Assist with recruitment of assigned staff positions which may include but are not limited to, interviewing with behavioral-based interviewing techniques, obtaining references, drug testing, certifications, and license verifications. * Supervise and evaluate nursing assistants’ conformance to community policies, procedures, and regulations, as directed. * Participate in employee evaluation process by providing attendance records and observation of nursing assistances' performance to the DON. * Observe and teach staff the resident's rights, confidentiality, infection control practices, and safety rules. * Assume quality assurance during and participate in committees as assigned. * Incorporate quality assurance/ quality indicator findings in the education and training of staff and monitor for improvement. * Consistently operate the education department within the budget parameters. * Consistently work cooperatively with residents, residents’ representatives, community staff, physicians, consultants, and ancillary services providers. Educate the staff to achieve this as well. Who are We?: As a Sinceri Senior Living community and certified Great Place to Work®, we are an established and dedicated senior living care provider, where every team member takes great pride and responsibility in creating Meaningful Moments ® for our residents. We strive to make each resident interaction positive, meaningful, and unique to them. Through an in-depth understanding of our resident’s life stories, we are able to Honor their Experience of Aging and create an environment that feels just like home. If you are interested in building your health care career,providing holistic care for our residents and their families, and would like to see what our community has to offer, apply online and join our amazing team. Certified by our employees as a Great Place to Work ® for our 4th Year in a row! * 93% of our associates shared "My work has special meaning; this is not just a job." * 95% of our associates shared "People celebrate around here" * 94% of our associates shared "I’m proud to tell others I work here" * 91% of our associates shared "People care about each other here" Questions about the application process? Come visit us and our staff will be happy to assist you!