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Skills Lab Coordinator

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Skills Lab Coordinator
Department Undergraduate Programs, College of Nursing - 35200
Pay Grade 7
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Manages the on-campus skills practice labs in the College of Nursing; assists with Simulation; prepares lab for teaching purposes in consultation with faculty; and manages practice lab equipment and supplies used in the on-campus labs and for teaching nursing courses at off-campus sites.
Maintains, conducts inventory, and orders skill lab equipment supplies.
Develops schedules with faculty for use of skills lab space and supplies.
Assists with Simulation.
Anticipates needs and sets up equipment and supplies for lab classes and practice sessions.
Monitors lab budget and make recommendations for equipment and supply purchases.
Coordinates use of labs for special activities.
Maintains OSHA compliance with the skills labs.
Trains and supervises student workers and graduate assistants.
Assists students during practice sessions.
Tracks and evaluates use of and satisfaction with labs.
Works closely with personnel in the computer lab, testing center, and peer mentor/peer tutor center to facilitate student learning.
Makes recommendations to immediate supervisor regarding strategic planning for the area of the skills lab function.
Facilitates faculty use of computerized manikins for instructing students.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge and skill in current nursing procedures.

Knowledge of organizational and communication skills

Ability to lift manikins and other practice lab equipment.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing is required. Master’s of Science in Nursing is preferred. Two years of clinical nursing experience is required. Must be a Registered Nurse.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00100P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 09/08/2017
Close Date 10/08/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Background Check Required

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you licensed or eligible for licensure as a RN in Tennessee?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is your highest nursing degree?
    • PhD
    • DNP
    • MSN
    • BSN
    • I do not have a Nursing Degree.
  3. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts