Galileo Search

Published: January 9, 2020


Open Heart Nursing Education Specialist | Idaho

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
Tuition Reimbursement | 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums | 3 – 6% Match
Employee Child Daycare Program

Ready to Combine Quality of Life and Career?

Galileo Search is conducting a search for an experienced Open-Heart Nursing Education Specialist. Our client, located in the scenic Northwest, is Magnet recognized and considered among the best workplaces in the country.

The location combines friendly locals with a bounty of indoor and outdoor activities, not to mention the opportunity to experience all four seasons in breathtaking surroundings. There is a wonderful quality of life, affordable cost of living, and housing costs that are much lower than the national median. Enjoy a small-town feel that is a short drive to an International airport and big-city amenities. From outdoor adventures, fantastic shopping, and incredible restaurants to exciting nightlife, this location has it all!




The Open-Heart Nursing Education Specialist will function in a point-of-care, hands-on role as a nurse expert, educator, and consultant for the department. This role provides critical educational support for organizational safety and improvement initiatives. As the Ope- Heart Nursing Education Specialist, you will work closely with leadership to support the onboarding of the new staff, promote nursing excellence and prepare hospital staff for regulatory and accreditation reviews.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

•200+ bed, Magnet-designated, teaching hospital
•Consult, recommend and facilitate nursing specialty track education for residents, nurse interns or any other program for new specialty nurses
•Participate in the development of standards of practice using the most current evidence
•Implement nursing education processes that enhance knowledge, skills, and attitudes for safe, competent and effective nursing practice
•Evaluate practice to align with professional practice standards, guidelines, statutes, rules, and regulations
•Analyze and validate educational needs and competencies
•Develop and initiate training programs that facilitate the achievement of clinical care nursing competency goals
•Supporting shared governance, accreditation, and other initiatives related to Transition to Practice
•Experience utilizing and participating in evidence-based practice and demonstrating program innovation


•Bachelor's degree required
•RN Required
•Graduate degree, or current graduate program with a graduation date expected within two years of hire
•If your graduate degree is not in nursing, it must be in a related field and a BSN is required
•National professional board certification for specialty required
•NPD (National Professional Development) certification preferred
•Minimum 3 years current/applicable experience in an acute care setting
•Previous experience in designing, developing, conducting and evaluating training programs for adult learners preferred
•BLS Required


Acute Care Hospital

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Staffing Services, a division of Galileo Search, LLC., is a premier provider of interim healthcare specialists, professionals, and executives to acute care hospitals nationwide. To learn more about Galileo Staffing Services, visit our website at

How will YOU benefit when working with Galileo?
• Highly competitive pay rates that are best in the industry -- with weekly direct-deposit
• Generous per diem for incidentals expenses and the housing of your choice if not provided by the client
• Travel expense reimbursement (flights, rental car or mileage) when applicable
• Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k available
• State License expense reimbursement for endorsement
• Comprehensive insurance coverage
• Short or long-term assignments
• Professional liability insurance coverage
• World-class support before, during and after each assignment

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