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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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University of Kentucky Patient & Family Education Spec/UKHC in Lexington, Kentucky

University of KentuckyEqual Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.Posting DetailsPosting Details Job Title Patient & Family Education Spec/UKHC Requisition Number NR11816 Working Title Pediatric Patient & Family Education Specialist Department Name H4018: CH/GS Hospital Administration Work Location UK HealthCare Pavilion A Grade Level 12 Salary Range $62,400-111,634/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required EducationMSN Required Related Experience3 yearsRequired License/Registration/CertificationRegistered Nurse (RN) with active KY or compact state license in good standingPhysical Requirementslifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs., sitting for long periods of time ShiftHours are M-F 8:30a - 5:00p with occasional early morning / evening hours as neededJob SummaryThe Pediatric Patient and Family Education Specialist will develop and manage patient education programs to promote health literacy, use of Get Well network, and patient / family preparation for hospital transitions to home. This position will manage day-to-day operations of the Don & Cathy Jacobs Pediatric Health Education Center, round in Kentucky Children's Hospital to support nursing staff in patient education, and provide teaching / mentoring to promote best practices in communication and education. Additionally, the Pediatric Patient and Family Education Specialist will facilitate a health literate organization through collaboration with peer groups including staff development specialists, clinical nurse specialists, and others to promote a culture of safety, reduce length of stay, and prevent re-admissions. Ideal applicant will be self-motivated, creative, and skilled in interpersonal communication as well as public speaking/presentations.Skills / Knowledge / Abilitiesknowledge and skills associated with patient education typically obtained through a four year college degreeDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/ExperienceMSN required, and prior patient education experience preferredDeadline to Apply 09/21/2023 University Community of InclusionThe University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all - identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national check and/or drug screen.Posting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). 1. * Please indicate your current Nursing Educational Level. * New Graduate * Diploma * ADN * BSN * MSN * PhD or DNP 2. * Are you currently employed as a registered nurse at UK HealthCare Chandler/UK HealthCare Samaritan Hospitals? * Yes * No 3. * Please indicate your current licensure status. * None * Current KY RN License * Current compact state RN licensure * Current non-compact state RN licensure * New Graduate within 6 months or Provisional License * Valid KY Temporary Work Permit 4. * Where did you first see this position advertised? * UK Jobs Website * Employee Referral * Print Advertisement * On-line Advertisement * Military Connection Advertisement * Job Fair * "I'm Interested" page on Nurse Recruitment website * Facebook * * * (Diverse Issues in Higher Education) * (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium) * * * * * Institute for Diversity in Health Management * None of the Above 5. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork? * Yes * No 6. * Please describe your paid employment experience with patient education. (Open Ended Question) Applicant Documents Required Documents Optional Documents 1. Resume 2. Curriculum Vita 3. Cover Letter Apply Here: