Utah State University

Nursing Facilitator

City Tooele Campus
Posted Date 3 months ago(9/1/2020 7:05 PM)
Requisition ID
2020-2923
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
US-UT-Tooele
Category (Portal Searching)
Customer Service/Support
Position Type
Non-benefited (hourly) Part-Time
Job Classification
Non-Benefited
College
Statewide Campuses
Department
Statewide Campuses-Tooele
Advertised Salary
$11.00 per hour

Overview

This position provides a unique opportunity as the nursing facilitator will prepare the nursing simulator and related equipment and supplies for use in simulation labs. The nursing facilitator will also maintain the nursing simulator, associated supplies, and related equipment. In addition, the nursing facilitator will provide assistance to nursing instructors and students through the use of Interactive Video Broadcast.

Responsibilities

Classroom Facilitator

The classroom facilitator performs a variety of functions in a classroom setting. Duties include:

  • Assisting students and instructors by operating classroom equipment that is essential to the delivery of interactive video conference (IVC) classes.
  • Communicating effectively face-to-face, over telephone, on IVC equipment, via electronic communication tools, and in writing.
  • Using a computer to check email, and to access USU software systems, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
  • Distributing and collecting classroom materials, proctoring exams and quizzes, and maintaining a proper quiet learning environment.
  • Maintaining accurate class rolls, attendance records, and classroom materials tracking procedure records.
  • Acting as a liaison between students and University instructors and administrators.
  • Greeting students and patrons at the front desk and directing them to the appropriate resources.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

 

Simulation Facilitator

Under direction and supervision of the Clinical Coordinator and/or Nursing Instructor, the individual will provide technical support for all simulation operations, including, but not limited to maintenance and repair of computerized mannequins (software and hardware).

  • Duties will include assisting in preparing the simulation and skills labs, assisting with simulation and skills lab sessions, routine lab and simulation equipment care, other duties as assigned by the Clinical Coordinator and/or Nursing Instructor.
  • Operates patient simulators and cameras for the duration of simulations.
  • Operates and maintains audio-visual and debriefing systems.
  • Maintains simulation activities and learner confidentiality.
  • Interacts and supports students as needed.
  • Assists nursing program in maintaining an effective program.
  • Maintains safe simulation and lab conditions.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

    • Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.
    • Strong organizational skills.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects.
    • Ability to adapt to changing conditions or work assignments.
    • Excellent interpersonal abilities.
    • Cultural sensitivity and an ability to build rapport with a diverse workforce in multicultural settings.
    • Team player who excels at building trusting relationships with customers and co-workers.
    • Productive worker with solid work ethic who exerts effort in successfully completing tasks.
    • Dependable, responsible contributor committed to excellence and success.
    • Self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision.
    • Willingness to learn new skills or techniques.
    • Must be able to independently move equipment (less than 25 lbs.) and move manikins (less than 50 lbs.) with the assistance of others.

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Demonstrated experience with university level nursing program INACSL simulations, skills lab practice, skills pass-offs, and OSCE’s.
    • Certifications in simulation education or simulation operations.

 

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

1. Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”

2. A cover letter that includes a brief description of how the applicant meets the qualifications for both the technical and nursing aspects of the position.

 

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

Advertised Salary

$11.00 per hour

ADA

Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.  The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and may lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

University Highlights

Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 27,800 students (24,660 undergraduates and 3,140 graduate students) on the Logan main campus. Utah State’s statewide system features eight campuses and 23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with Extension programs. USU offers 165 undergraduate majors, 138 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found here.

 

A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.

 

The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.

 

Notice of Non-discrimination

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:

 

Executive Director of the Office of Equity Alison Adams-Perlac, alison.adams-perlac@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visithttps://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov

 

USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.

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