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Education Coordinator Job

Job Number: RIH17830

Job Title: Education Coordinator

Department: Emergency Unit Pediatrics - 1012701

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Baccalaureate in Nursing from an accredited college or university required. Masters Degree in Nursing required. Consideration will be given to internal candidates who are enrolled or will be enrolled in a Master’s Degree program. Must have current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Rhode Island.

Understanding of the provision of the Nursing Practice Act of the State of Rhode Island.


Ten years progressively responsible Emergency Department experience.

Demonstrated leadership and teaching skills through formal programs and management roles assignments.

Highly effective communication skills and interpersonal skills and behaviors that facilitate the adult learning experience.

Ability to design, implement and evaluate any educational program that meets the staff learning needs incorporating age specific requirements.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

Reports to the Administrative Director Emergency Services; plans, implements and evaluates educational programs and in-service training for emergency services staff within Rhode Island Hospital. Provides and facilitates in-service education for the staff and management based on staff needs, clinical requirements, professional development and quality improvement programs.