Nurse Instructor


The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) is the state's largest agency with 8,200 employees working in 181 county offices serving more than one million people. Employees work in 10 major divisions and five support offices to provide services to Arkansas citizens. DHS is currently seeking to fill the position of Nurse Instructor in Booneville, AR.

The Nurse Instructor is responsible for developing and presenting nursing and health care training programs. This position:

Presents training programs by preparing instructional materials and aids, presenting classroom lectures and clinical demonstrations, administering tests, evaluating employee progress, and preparing certification and licensure documentation as required. Participates in the planning and development of classroom and clinical training programs by evaluating program content, application, and compliance with required standards. Reviews employee progress, test scores, and feedback. Researches and recommends curriculum modifications and course schedules. Develops, revises, and presents in-service training programs for direct care and nursing staff by conducting oral, written, and observed needs assessments, researching textbooks and journals, and compiling course curriculum and lesson plans. Attends in-service training and professional workshops to obtain and provide information concerning health care and nursing practices. Reviews and recommends revisions to agency policies and procedures affecting nursing services. Performs other duties as assigned.

Licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse in accordance with ACA 17-87-301; plus two years of experience providing comprehensive nursing care.

Position number: 22101767

Closing date: May 22, 2014


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