This position will be for the Jefferson College of Nursing, Abington-Dixon campus, located in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania.
As we celebrate over 125 years of educating professional nurses, the Jefferson College of Nursing has been recognized as a key component of Thomas Jefferson University's mission to define the future of clinical care. Building on our impressive foundation, we are now implementing a new program of study called the Curriculum for Health is H.E.R.E.: humanistic, evidence-based, reflective, and excellence in clinical leaders, changing the way BSN students are educated and prepared for practice.
We are seeking visionary, creative educators to support this new concept-based BSN curriculum which is guided by the core themes of practice excellence, population health, inter-professional collaboration, and innovation. Our Immersion Educators will facilitate effective student learning in a variety of clinical educational settings across the care continuum and provide guidance for students across multiple care transitions.
MSN from an accredited institution required.
Position requirements focus on these core competencies:
Clinical: Ability to function with professional accountability in clinical settings across the care continuum and inter-professional care teams
Teaching: Ability to create a climate of conceptual learning for positive student outcomes
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, staff, students, agency personnel and others
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation's best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.