The Education Coordinator is a professional, registered nurse responsible for the staff education activities of the organization. The Education Coordinator collaborates with the Director of Performance Improvement and the Clinical Supervisors to provide a process to promote and ensure employee orientation, competency and in-service education programs.
Minimum of three (3) to five (5) year's experience in nursing.
Experience in hospice care preferred.
Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of death/dying.
Understands staff education, competency and regulations.
One (1) year of experience in adult education-training, human resources, related field preferred.
Education and Training:
(Acquired through formal education, outside study, training on jobs of lesser degree, or by any combination of these. May be expressed in terms of formal educational equivalents):
An Associate’s Degree in Nursing is required. A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred.
License, Certification & Registration:
Possesses and maintains current CPR Certification.
Current Massachusetts licensure: Registered Nurse
Valid driver’s license
Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse Certification preferred
Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills.
Familiarity with hospice practices, regulations, policies, operations, and health care compliance issues.
Self-directed and capable of working with minimal supervision.
Ability to be organized and detail oriented.
Moderate proficiency with computer programs, such as word processing, data entry and report generation.
Internal Number: 06182021
About HospiceCare in The Berkshires
HospiceCare in the Berkshires, is a non-profit agency providing quality, compassionate end-of-life-care and bereavement services for Berkshire County Residents and their families. At HospiceCare, our philosophy recognizes dying as a natural process and as a part of life's continuum. The quality of life for those served is as important as the quantity. The HospiceCare philosophy is manifested in the following values, which are promoted among employees and volunteers in all areas of agency operation: Dignity, Choice, Honesty, Responsiveness, Professionalism, Communication, Commitment, Teamwork and Compassion.
HospiceCare believes in recruiting team experts who are dedicated to excellence in performance within a team environment.