Extendicare REIT, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, operates 235 long-term care facilities across North America, with capacity for over 26,800 residents. As well, through its operations in the United States, Extendicare offers medical specialty services such as subacute care and rehabilitative therapy services, while home health care services are provided in Canada. The Company employs 34,000 people in the United States and Canada.
Director of Education and Training-Sunrise
Sunrise Care Center is searching for an experience RN Education and Training Director to add to our clinical team!
As the Education and Training Director, you ensure the clinical training and education of the nursing and healthcare staff, as well as new employees. The Education and Training Director will also be proactive in developing and maintaining the clinical competencies of our nursing staff.If you have the vision and desire to improve today’s ever-changing healthcare environment, continue your career with Extendicare!
Assess the learning needs of the staff through direct observation, formal learning assessments and through review of quality improvement and program evaluation
Ensure each department has the required education for long-term care as required by law and Extendicare policy
Plan and deliver mandatory, voluntary and identified needs in-service for all departments
Maintain all in-service records for facility staff
Measure the impact of programs and learning activities on staff
Participate in Interdisciplinary Plan of Care
Coordinate the use of educational equipment and resources
Share “on-call” status with other facility nursing managers
We will give you the tools you need to succeed as our Education and Training Director. We are seeking a registered nurse who will use his or her previous nursing and healthcare experience to ensure the proper education and training of our staff. Requirements include:
Registered Nurse license (RN)
Prior experience in training or education is preferred
Previous experience as a registered nurse and working knowledge of nursing processes, preferably in long-term care
Strong oral presentation and written communication skills
Ability to provide constructive criticism to nursing staff and to identify opportunities for professional development
Highly organized with solid record-keeping ability
Ability to speak, read and write English fluently
In addition to providing our employees with the tools necessary for development and success, we offer an attractive compensation and industry-leading benefits package.
401(k) and matching contributions
Medical, dental and vision insurance
STD/LTD and life insurance
Paid time off – personal, sick, vacation and holiday
Employee-assistance program – employees and dependents
CareerGrowth– Extendicare regularly promotes from within. Our employees regularly transfer facilities and grow into regional and corporate positions.
Support and Resources– Assistance and support is always available from the regional and corporate level to ensure your success.
Training– We invest in you! Training and continuing education are encouraged to promote skill development.
Great people are our greatest strength!
If you can hear yourself saying one of the following:
"Helping People Live Better." "Revolutionizing Post-Acute Therapy." "IT Solved."
Extendicare Health Services, Inc. is committed to helping individuals with disabilities participate in the workforce and ensuring equal opportunity to apply and compete for jobs. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or need an alternative method for applying for positions at Extendicare Health Services, Inc., please email Careers@extendicare.com for further assistance.
A challenging and exciting career at Extendicare, ProStep or VCPI awaits you. We value our customers and our teams who care for them. We are enthusiastic about helping others by providing quality care, rehabilitation and IT services. If you are interested in a rewarding career, passionate staff, and a diverse team apply today.