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Nursing Education Specialist - Nurse Residency

Mayo Clinic
Eau Claire, WI 54703
Eau Claire
Why Mayo Clinic
The Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is a specialized nursing practice that facilitates professional role development and growth of the department of nursing staff. We have a staff of over 20 individuals providing direct professional development services including orientation, preceptor development, staff education and competency management as well as collaborative partnerships with our academic partners. Our team thrives on, and highly values creativity, innovation and teamwork. We recognize that through our teamwork, diversity and willingness to share individual talents and ideas, our collective results are much greater. Trust, respect, transparency, skilled communication and accountability of self and team are pillars for our work unit.

This position will be primarily accountable to the Nurse Residency program. The position is based out of Eau Claire, but travel to regional sites may be required.
Position description
The Nursing Education Specialist (NES) works collaboratively to assess, plan, implement and evaluate educational activities through a systems model for Department of Nursing staff including orientation, continuing education, and competency programs. Roles of the NES include learning facilitator, change agent, mentor, leader, champion for scientific inquiry, advocate for Nursing Professional Development specialty and partner for practice transitions.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and a Master's Degree in Nursing or a nursing healthcare/education related degree required. Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) is accepted when it is accompanied with a Master's Degree in Nursing. Master's in Nursing preferred. Minimum of three years of nursing practice experience. Will consider applicants meeting all other qualifications who commit to degree completion within six months from application date.
Additional qualifications
Education focus in Master's in Nursing program preferred. Experience in educational programming. Demonstrated teaching skills. Certification in nursing professional development is preferred.
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable State requirements. Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3,156.80, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Normal business hours: Monday - Friday, occasional off shift to meet department needs.
Weekend schedule
No weekends or holidays.
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of “Americas best towns” (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Career profile
Job posting number
Jennifer Schindeldecker
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Posted: 2019-10-03 Expires: 2019-11-02

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Eau Claire, WI 54703

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