Minimum 2 years nursing experience required. One year or more experience working in a long term care facility or with a geriatric population preferred. Minimum of 6 months experience teaching nurse aide, medication aide or other related health care courses or minimum of 6 months experience supervising nurse aides or nurses required. Associate’s degree in nursing required. Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred.
Excellent communication and instructional skills required. Theoretical and clinical competency required. Ability to multi-task while in classroom and at clinical site required. Proficient in use of MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel required. Proficient in use of classroom equipment (computer, projector, electronic bulletin board, TV and DVD player) required. Proficient in use of office equipment (files, copy machine, fax machine, telephone) required. Proficient in use of medical facility equipment (mechanical bed, wheelchair, patient lifts, etc) required. Current State of Nebraska RN license or compact agreement state RN license required. Current American Heart Association certification in Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers required. Current valid motor vehicle operator’s license and ability to meet and maintain insurability requirements as defined by the fleet automobile liability insurance carrier required.