Posted: Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:35 AM
Job Title: Sterile Processing Instructor
Location: Christiana Lower Level
City, State: Newark, Delaware
Christiana Care is a major teaching hospital and is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, and womens health services. The system is home to Delawares only Level I trauma center, the only center of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. Christiana Care also features a Level 3 neonatal intensive care unit, the only delivering hospital in the state to offer this level of care for newborns. A not:for:profit, non:sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, a home health care service, preventive medicine, rehabilitation services, a network of primary care physicians and an extensive range of outpatient services.
Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Sterile Processing Instructor.
This position is full time and is located at the Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware.
The Sterile Processing department provides sterilization support for over 16,000 surgical procedures per year with ultra:modern facilities and state of the art equipment.
The primary function of the Sterile Processing Instructor is to coordinate the education of the Sterile Processing Department staff. This includes, but is not limited to orientation, on:going classroom training, on the job/hands on training and competency assessments.
The key components of the position are to oversee the Sterile Processing department Internship Program and oversee orientation process for new employees, employee need assessments and preceptor mentorship.
The ideal candidate will have experience in the Training and Development of SP Technicians. Provide a high level of understanding and efficiency with competency monitoring programs. Ability to provide feedback to the SPD Supervisors concerning performance and help in the completion of annual reviews. In addition, provide leadership in the department and have a high level of training competency and development of employees. Gather information, select the best strategy, implement and evaluate decisions to assure continuous improvement and contribution to the long:term best interest of CCHS.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High school graduate required. Associates/Bachelor's degree preferred.
Minimum of five (5) years of Sterile Processing or Operating Room experience
Staff Education experience preferred.
Minimum SPD Technician Certification. Instrument Specialist Certification preferred
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted
Work Shift: Day Shf, Rotat All M/D/E
Position Type: Clinical (non:nursing)
Job Requisition : 40455BR
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