Behavioral Health Educator (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A medical center in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Behavioral Health background, for a promising Educator position with their growing staff. In this role, the Behavioral Health Educator (RN) will be responsible for assisting with educational needs, assessment, coordination and implementation of unit based clinical educational programs for Primary Clinicians. Apply today! Company Description Medical Center Job Description The Behavioral Nurse Educator (RN) will be responsible for: * Serving as a consultant / mentor to staff related to education, clinical practice and professional development * Collaborating with Nurse Managers to identify educational and practice gaps to be addressed * Participating in performance improvement activities * Formulating and establishing policies and procedures based on best practices Required Skills * 4+ years of Behavioral Health experience in an Acute Care setting * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Education background * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized Desired Skills * Master's Degree in Nursing