University of Pennsylvania CLINICAL EDUCATION AND EVALUATION COORDINATOR in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 06-29131


School Name School of Nursing

Org Biobehavioral and Health Sciences

Posted to the Web 06/22/2018

Posted Job/Salary Grade 028

Employment Type Exempt

Hours N/A

Position Type Full Time

Position Schedule 8 am - 5 pm

Months 12

Position Length Contingent Upon Funding

Position End Date

University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

School/Center Overview

The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing is dedicated to changing the world through leadership in the science and practice of nursing since 1886. We were the first to offer an Ivy League nursing education for all three professional nursing degrees – baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral. The research we conduct defines the course of healthcare practice around the globe. Our students learn from the foremost leaders in nursing science. We offer a unique work environment for our employees who are inspired to be part of an organization that ‘Cares to Change the World’. Join us to become part of a vibrant community of outstanding scholars, highly talented staff and the best and the brightest students.


The NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health seeks a highly qualified Clinical Education and Evaluation Coordinator to join its team of national and international experts and scholars to achieve new breakthroughs in health transitions science and enhance the rapid translation of that science into evidence-based care by capitalizing on our strong foundation and strategic direction.The primary role of the person in this position is to disseminate evidence-based practices developed by members of the NewCourtland Center with a major focus on the Transitional Care Model (TCM). Specific functions related to this role include: offering synchronous and asynchronous web-based educational seminars and other customized educational activities and providing expert consultation and support to diverse teams or organizations interested in implementing a transitional care program. The Clinical Education and Evaluation Coordinator also will participate in efforts to promote awareness of research contributions of Center members in clinical practice settings via presentation of study findings and their implications via the Penn Nursing website and social media and preparing reports and other forms of dissemination for internal and external partners.


  • A Master’s degree in clinical nursing with an active NP certification and at least 5-7 years of clinically relevant experience is required. Experience working with older adults and family caregivers, interdisciplinary teams and quality assurance measures is required. * Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills with an ability to work independently as well as part of a large multidisciplinary research team including multiple, diverse practice sites are required. Knowledge of acute care facilities and other health care settings is essential; familiarity with home care and discharge planning processes preferred. * Experience with organizational methods, protocols and process implementation are essential skills. Proficiency with MS Office programs and database skills are required. * Experience with web-based learning tools and social media is preferred. * Familiarity with the greater Philadelphia area, and experience within a community and academic research setting also is highly desired. * Must be able to travel by car throughout the greater Philadelphia area, and able to travel nationally as needed. Valid driver’s license, vehicle, and car insurance are required for daily local travel. * Flexible hours are required.

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

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  • 7 to 10 Years

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  • Do you have an active Nurse Practitioner certification?

  • Yes

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  • Do you have experience working with older adults and family caregivers?

  • Yes

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  • Are you willing to travel in the greater Philadelphia area?

  • Yes

  • No

  • Do you have a valid driver’s license?

  • YES

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Applicant Documents

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