17-04-21 or until filled NEW- State Education Coordinator for Southern Region

An Education Coordinator (Variable Time) assigned to the Nurse Aide Testing Project in the Department of Workforce Education and Development at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. This position will serve the southern portion of the state of Illinois.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or Education; current licensure (or ability to obtain licensure prior to employment) in Illinois as a Registered Professional Nurse; two years recent experience in long term-care; familiarity with restorative and rehabilitative nursing.

Preferred: Certified Nurse Educator; CNA instructor in the state of Illinois; certification in restorative and rehabilitative nursing; approved CNA evaluator; experience with teaching methodologies; familiar with federal and state long-term care regulations.

To apply, send a letter of application, resume, unofficial transcripts, and current contact information for a minimum of three references to: Dr. Thomas Hovatter; NAT Project Coordinator; SIU Carbondale; 1840 Innovation Drive, Suite 104; Carbondale, IL 62903. Deadline for applications: April 21, 2017, or until filled.

SUI Carbondale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcome and encouraged and will receive consideration.