As the leading medical recruitment agency in South Africa, our client has an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Facilitator - ICU based in Centurion, South Africa. The CF ICU is to deliver the life-long development and continuous improvement of clinical nursing skills, nursing standards and general nursing care by providing up-to-date, practical nursing education, evaluation and support in the clinical environment to Education students and staff. The role focuses on integrating theory and practice by facilitating and evaluating the practical application of clinical practice in the day-to-day working hospital environment to reinforce the learning process Responsibilities:
Provide ongoing, timely constructive feedback that relates clinical practice standards to student and permanent staff performance/practice.
Conduct formal evidence-based evaluations of student performance.
Accompaniment of students/permanent staff to ensure competent and skilled professional nurses.
Orientate students to the culture and values of the physical hospital setting and the role and standards of the nursing profession.
Assist students in identifying their learning needs and fitting learning content to level and needs..
Attend student listening/feedback forums.
Promote positive collaboration among key participants (Education, clinical facilitators, hospital management, nursing staff, doctors, fellow students).
Facilitate student integration with their peer groups, co-workers, agencies and community.
Apply relevant training standards, legislation, policies and regulations.
Support the education and training of students as per stipulated requirements.
Assist in conducting needs analysis to establish ongoing learning requirements, skill levels and motivations. Works cooperatively with Education and hospital management to establish needs
Plan, prepare, implement and manage the education and training requirements as identified.
Identify and conduct remedial education as required for non-performers as well as for high achievers.
Facilitate the orientation of new students and newly appointed staff in the absence of the Unit Manager
Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse
At least 2 years of hospital experience
An Education Diploma would be advantageous or currently enrolled for an Education Diploma
Assessor qualification would be advantageous
BLS up to date
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