Nurse Educator and Researcher

Nurse Educators and Researchers provide clinical and theoretical education to and promote professional development of nurses and midwives, and conduct research into nursing practice.
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$2192 per week
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    Overview

    Nurse Educators and Researchers provide clinical and theoretical education to and promote professional development of nurses and midwives, and conduct research into nursing practice.

    Day-to-day

    • researching, planning, developing and implementing nursing curricula
    • facilitating practical experience for general and specialist nurses
    • evaluating ongoing and changing educational needs and monitoring course outcomes
    • participating in developing and implementing policies affecting nursing, nurse education and health
    • undertaking and promoting nursing and interdisciplinary research projects, and disseminating research information
    • promoting utilisation of current research findings into clinical nursing practice and patient management
    • promoting the implementation of research and research findings into organisation-wide functions such as safety, quality and risk management
    • providing support and education for other nurses undertaking research.

    Considerations

    • Stressful

    To become a Nurse Educator and Researcher

    • You usually need a bachelor degree in nursing or a relevant health field and extensive nursing experience to work as a Nurse Educator or Researcher. It is also common to complete postgraduate studies.

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