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Educator -Diploma of Nursing (Casual)

Educator -Diploma of Nursing (Casual)

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Nov. 2, 2018

The Opportunity

Our Educator is responsible for the contribution to the Vocational Education and Training of the Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled Nurse) course, including the preparation, delivery and assessment of learners to the competency standards of the Training Package as required either on or off campus.

Major Accountabilities

Training and Assessment

Conduct competency based training and assessment of learners using a range of delivery modes including face-to-face, mixed-mode, workplace based, external and online.

Deliver customised training to health partners/organisations onsite (e.g. First Aid, Manual Handling).

Conduct Clinical Placement Facilitation as required.

Deliver teaching and learning programs and provide educational leadership through support to other educators and demonstration of 'good practice'.

Undertake relevant community engagement for consultation and contribute to administration requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Knowledge and Proficiency

Current industry skills and knowledge.

Monitor and maintain quality assurance in the Diploma of Nursing team.

Understand Open College's School of Health Training systems, including learner management systems, Workplace Health and Safety.

Understand VET Qualify Framework, Training Packages and Open College's School of Health Training business processes.

Demonstrate contemporary knowledge of computer software such as Moodle and the Microsoft Office suite.

Key Selection Criteria

Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and relevant, current and extensive nursing experience.

Holds Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110/TAE40116) and appropriate academic qualifications at degree and/or postgraduate degree level in nursing.

Familiarity with the ANMAC Standards for Practice for the Enrolled Nurse and the NMBA Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse.

Familiarity with ANMAC accreditation requirements for nurse training programs as well as familiarity with Standards for registered training organisations.  

Demonstrated vocational/academic teaching experience including planning, delivering, evaluating and assessing clinical skills, classroom and online learning.

Demonstrated experience in Clinical Placement Facilitation and/or Coordination.

Please be aware that it is a requirement of this position that background checks are completed. The background checking process includes reference checking and validation of employment; proof of qualifications; proof of rights to work within Australia; and a police check.

Please click on the "apply button" below with your resume and cover letter to Hannah Liddell Talent Acquisition Specialist, Open Colleges (02) 8048 5195.

Please note that due to the high volume of response anticipated for this role, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

                **No Recruitment Agencies Please**