Clinical Educator

Alberta Health Services - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services requires a Clinical Educator. Primary objective of the EMS Clinical Educator is to provide training, monitor the transfer of learning into actual practice, support the competency assessment process of EMS practitioners, and provide learning and development support to EMS field practitioners on an ongoing basis. Additional Clinical Educator competencies include: strategic coordination, administration of provincial programs that provide and facilitate the delivery of MCP education/training, delivery of Patient Care Simulations.

Description:
As an EMS Clinical Educator, you will identify, develop, implement and deliver various training programs and initiatives, monitor the transfer of learning into actual practice, support the competency assessment process of EMS practitioners, and provide learning and development support to EMS personnel on an ongoing basis. Facilitation modalities include lecture, e-learning, simulation and real-time situation specific coaching and mentoring. Alberta Health Services EMS requires the proof of the successful completion of the Functional Abilities Recruitment Evaluation (F.A.R.E.) test via the certificate provided by the Lifemark organization for all applicants external to AHS or internal to AHS, who do not already hold a clinical position within AHS EMS (VESST, Clinical Educator, EMR, PCP, ACP and Community Paramedic). Your F.A.R.E. test must be completed within 6 months of the date of your application. Alberta Health Services EMS may verify results with Lifemark to ensure the candidate has successfully completed the test. Please contact Lifemark at www.lifemark.ca/alberta-health-services to find more information on the F.A.R.E. test and how to book your evaluation.

Classification: Clinical Educator 2190
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: EMS Learning & Development
Primary Location: EMS Headquarters - Calgary
Multi-Site: Multisite
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 02-AUG-2019
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 12-AUG-2019
Hours per Shift: 10.5
Length of Shift in weeks: 8
Shifts per cycle: 32
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $36.88
Maximum Salary: $52.05
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Completion of an accredited Alberta College of Paramedics (ACP) Advanced Care Paramedic program. Active registration and practice permit with the Alberta College of Paramedics (ACP). Must hold a valid Class 4 Alberta Operator's Licence with no more than six (6) demerits. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Completion of the Functional Abilities Recruitment Evaluation (F.A.R.E.) test taken no more than six months prior to the application date.

Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum 5 years ACP paramedic experience or equivalent experience. Able to complete full duties as a paramedic.

Preferred Qualifications:
Delivery of clinical and adult educational material is an asset. Post-secondary education or University Degree in a related field is an asset. Team player. Excellent communication, interpersonal, problem solving, and decision making skills. Ability to demonstrate professional practice and leadership. Instructor certification in ACLS, PALS, ITLS, NRP. ACLS-EP, BLS, R2MR, NVCI.