Staff Development Coordinator - Infection Preventionist



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Charter House
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to be a part of Charter House, Mayo Clinic’s only Retirement Community, as a Staff Development Coordinator - Infection Preventionist. If you have a passion and desire to enrich the lives and touch the hearts of older adults, consider joining our team in providing compassionate and high quality care and services.

Charter House is renowned for excellence in both the service and care provided to its residents. Home to residents from around the world, Charter House brings together in one location a diverse selection of resident choices, lifestyle options, services, healthcare and amenities. CHJobs
Position description
Charter House's mission is to provide the best care through practice, education, and research. The Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Preventionist works collaboratively within the Charter House Department of Health Services and with Charter House Leadership to improve the orientation and ongoing education of staff as it relates to nursing practice. This will include development, implementation and evaluation of educational programs to address various methods of learning preferences and needs. The Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Preventionist is also responsible for the development and collaboration with nursing leadership to implement all aspects of the Infection Prevention program. The Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Preventionist will function as a leader, educator, and consultant to the Quality Improvement program. Adheres to Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice and Nurse Practice Act.
Qualifications
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a current Minnesota RN license or current license deemed appropriate by the Minnesota Board of Nursing. Minimum of 2 years of nursing experience, at least one of which must be in the provision of Home care or Assisted Living.
Additional qualifications
The Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Preventionist must be able to work independently. Requires good communication and human relation skills to interact with Health Service and Charter House staff. Strong problem solving skills are necessary with the ability to collect, analyze and prioritize information to be used in the development and growth of education, infection prevention and quality improvement programs. Must be knowledgeable of state and federal regulations that relate to Home Care and Long-Term care. Must be able to adapt to unpredictable situations and stress. Works flexible hours, which primarily are days, but may require an occasional evening, night, or weekend.
License or certification
MN Registered Nurse license; Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification (must come from one of the following providers: American Heart Association, Red Cross, or Military Training Network).
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,232.00, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80.
Schedule details
Days: 8am-4:30pm
Weekend schedule
No weekend schedule at this time.
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Career profile
Charter House
Job posting number
135563BR
Recruiter
Stephanie Holper
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.