RN, Charge Preceptor - Inpatient PACU

RN, Charge Preceptor - Inpatient PACU

Northside Hospital | Atlanta, GA, 30301, US

Posted a month ago

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Description

Position Description

The Charge Preceptor RN will be responsible for coordinating daily activities and distribution of work in area during scheduled shift; as a Preceptor Nurse, acts as a professional educator and resource for new employees, demonstrating clinical expertise and competence. The approximate amount of overall participation in direct patient care activities is 80% and Charge Preceptor duties is 20%. The range of roles between Charge and Preceptor may vary dependent upon patient acuity and volume issues. Works with a unit specific patient population. Care and/or services will be provided to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

Position Requirements

* Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
* Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period.
* Demonstrated ability to assume Charge Nurse responsibilities and clinical expertise in area.
* Successful completion of a management course prior to appointment, or within six (6) months of employment.
* Certified in cardio‑pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
* Two (2) years recent experience in specialty.
* Completion of the Charge‑Preceptor course at Northside

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7a-7:30p

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: Yes