Specialist, Nursing Lab - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location

Metropolitan Campus

Job Responsibilities

• Collaborates with faculty and Lab Director to facilitate incorporation of simulation and current skills practices into nursing courses
• Collaborates with faculty and Lab Director to develop and implement high quality learning and assessment within the Skills and Simulation Labs, evaluating the effectiveness on the learning process through tracking of student progress and lab activities
• Develops and recommends short and long-range goals for continual development of the Nursing Skills Lab
• Provides student support and maintains interactions with students as necessary
• Provides input to the Director in development and enforcement of lab policies and procedures
• Provides training for faculty who desire more involvement in use of the simulators
• Maintains a thorough working knowledge of simulation equipment in order to operate and conduct scenarios
• Develops and implements a maintenance plan for the lab and simulation equipment and trouble-shoots all equipment as necessary
• Maintains order and cleanliness of the Skills and Simulation Labs
• Maintains, receives and disposes of supply inventory to provide order recommendations
• Provides tours of the Skills and Simulation Labs, and provides demonstration of the equipment
• Provides recommendations for budget and purchase of lab and simulation equipment, supplies and materials
• Assists in identification of funding sources for use in simulation and lab
• Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Master of Science in Nursing
• Current, active, non-encumbered RN Ohio license
• Minimum of five years of demonstrated experience as a registered nurse
BLS certification from the American Heart Association
• Valid Ohio driver’s license and ability to meet the College’s insurability requirements
• Demonstrated experience making sound decisions that affect a work unit or team
• Demonstrated experience in a role requiring diverse problem solving methods in a variety of situations

• Possesses comprehensive knowledge of nursing theories, concepts and practices with the ability to use in complex, difficult and/or unprecedented situations as it pertains to the departmental focus
• Ability to effectively complete work assignments independently
• Demonstrated intermediate project management skills
• Demonstrated intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Possess strong organizational, time-management skills, and is results-oriented
• Possess strong commitment to providing excellent customer service
• Ability to work effectively in a dynamic and changing work environment requiring flexibility and teamwork
• Demonstrated ability to develop, foster and cultivate relationships, create opportunities and solve problems
• Possess excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to confidentially and discreetly handle subject matters requiring privacy and sensitivity
• Ability to collaborate, persuade, gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas on significant projects
• Ability to develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and quality
• Must have access to a reliable vehicle and be willing and able to travel to lab sites
• Sensitivity to appropriately respond to the needs of a diverse population


• Communication
• Flexibility / Adaptability
• Time Utilization / Organization

• Customer Service
• Continuous Improvement / Innovation
• Quality of Work

• Servant Leadership
• Collaboration / Inclusion
• Results Focus

Preferred Qualifications

• Demonstrated skills lab experience
• Demonstrated experience with simulation lab environments
• Demonstrated experience with Blackboard or equivalent

Work Schedule

Standard College hours of operation, Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm

Target Hiring Rate/Salary

Special Note

Special Note

Posting Open Date 05/20/2016

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Keyword Phrases

  • Nursing
  • Specialist, Nursing Lab
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
  • Laboratory and Research
  • Nursing Education
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter