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Clinical Educator (Nursing) - Classroom/Curriculum/Orientation (64 hrs/2 weeks, day-shift)

At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.

We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained five year Magnet ® recognition status for the fifth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:

Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.


Job Description

Clinical Nurse Educators at Lancaster General Health are often found collaborating with the nursing leadership team, Clinical Nurse Specialists and the nursing staff.  Under the direction of the Director of Professional Development and Clinical Excellence, the Clinical Educator provides instruction in the classroom setting through teaching, mentoring, coaching and advising.  They collaborate with stakeholders to determine nursing educational needs/competencies.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a Clinical Educator to join their Centralized Education Team and provide and support nursing and patient care assistant classroom orientation, arrhythmia interpretation, and other necessary courses and in-services.

The educator will work 32 hours per week (0.8 FTE), Monday-Friday dayshift. No holidays. Partial weekend time once a quarter for weekend orientation support.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or higher level nursing degree is required.  MSN preferred on hire & will be required within 2.5 years of hire.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse, issued by the PA State Board of Nursing is required.
  • Three (3) years of clinical or educational healthcare experience is required.
  • Two (2) years of application toward adult learning in an informal setting is required.
  • Two (2) years of formal classroom teaching is preferred.
  • Two (2) years developing educational activities is preferred.
  • Certification in relevant specialty is preferred.
  • One to two (1-2) programs/year, showing evidence of ongoing continuing education is preferred.
  • Experiences in multiple functions within an organization is preferred.


Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 08/25/2021