Director, Clinical Education

  • Oakland, CA
  • Highland General Hospital
  • Clinical Education
  • Full Time - Day
  • Management
  • Req #: 29066-19583
  • FTE: 1
  • Posted: June 23, 2021
Apply Now Save Job Saved


Job Summary:

Alameda Health Systems is hiring! The Director of Clinical Education will work under the direction of the Chief Nurse Executive (CNE), or Director of Nursing directs the activities and services of the Clinical Education Department, ensuring that responsibilities and activities are carried out in accordance with AHS policies and procedures; plans, organizes, coordinates and administers AHS clinical education programs. Performs related duties as required.

DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: NOTE: The following are the duties performed by employees in this classification, however, employees may perform other related duties at an equivalent level. Not all duties listed are necessarily performed by each individual in the classification.

-Assesses clinical education needs of AHS staff and management through investigation, consultation and evaluation of requests for education programs; assists managers and supervisors in establishing programs; monitors and evaluates educational programs.

-Assist and facilitate the nursing shared governance councils in different level.

-Consults with management and external educational institutions to establish curricula needed for adequate career development programs; provides information to employees regarding opportunities for self-development available in the   community.

-Develop and revise standard of care for nursing in collaboration with multidiscipline team.

-Develops and maintains a library of education source materials; keeps abreast of new developments in education methods and  concepts.

-Develops, administers and monitors AHS clinical  education budget.-
-Develops, schedules, coordinates and participates in clinical education programs designed to improve employee skills. May conduct education programs or select other qualified individuals or agencies to provide instructions. Develops, schedules, coordinates and participates in clinical education programs designed to improve employee skills. May conduct education programs or select other qualified individuals or agencies to provide instructions.

-Maintains records of clinical education programs, activities and employee participation and attendance.

-Plans, develops, recommends and coordinates a comprehensive management education program for all levels of AHS management.

-Serve as an advocate and resource for staff and colleagues, to promote the ongoing need and growth of nursing research and evidence-based practice: serves  as a resource for nursing staff on professional practice standards. 


Education: Master’s degree in nursing required.
Minimum Experience: Five years’ experience in clinical education. Experience must include planning, conducting, or directing a medical/nursing or clinical education program.
Required Licenses/Certifications: ACLS Instructor preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications: BLS - Basic Life Support Certification issued by the American Heart Association preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications: BLS Instructor preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications: Valid license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of California. 


Not the right fit?
Join our Talent Network to opt-in to all our current and future opportunities!

Join our Talent Network