Peninsula Nursing and Rehabilitation Center located in Far Rockaway , NY is currently seeking a Staff Educator /Infection Control Nurse to join our team of professionals .
Provides and/or arranges for facility wide orientation and training programs, in-service education, and other educational programs for the development of facility personnel. Provides orientation to Nursing Department, in-service and educational programs as above. Works closely with all departments and monitor, control and prevent infections at the facility.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
· Formulates implements and evaluates policies and procedures for the facility wide In-service programs.
· Prepares annual calendar and master schedule of mandatory and other pertinent In-service programs. Submits copy to Administrator, Assistant Administrator, Director of Nursing and Personnel Director.
· Schedules, conducts and arranges mandatory and other in-services for all staff.
· Prepares the monthly In-service calendars and distributes them to all departments.
· Keeps abreast of and recommends training resources to departments participating in Training programs.
· In conjunction with Personnel Director and Department Heads conducts and/or arranges facility orientation for all new employees. Conducts orientation for Nursing Personnel.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
- Has a current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse.
- Has at least two to three years’ experience in a long term care facility in Nursing Administration.
- Have previous experiences in-service education.
- Has knowledge of CDC guidelines as related to infection control, as well as O.S.H.A requirements.
Health and Dental Benefits
We are an EOE