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Contract Instructors

  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017 7:21 AM
    Message # 4565931
    Chuck Herbst (Administrator)

    Catalyst Learning Company (CLC) provides high quality skill and career development programs to healthcare organizations across the US. These programs target the frontline associates of the organization – from entry-level individuals to first-level supervisory nurses. CLC is honored to serve 530+ acute care hospital customers including HCA, the VHA, and many Catholic and regional health systems. CLC was founded in 1993, is a female-owned small business headquartered in Louisville, KY, and has 13 full-time employees.


    NCharge is an evidence-based curriculum that gives first level supervisory nurses the insights, interpersonal skills, and business knowledge they need to more effectively manage, inspire, and lead. The NCharge curriculum consists of a series of 4-hour courses that each cover frontline leadership competencies.


    NCharge Instructors – Position Summary

    NCharge instructors are vital to participant success.  Instructors encourage all participants to do their best thinking and practice.  Instructors optimize the participant experience by delivering nurse leadership content, facilitating discussions and activities, providing support and feedback, and creating an environment conducive to learning.  Instructors should be approachable, detail-oriented, compliance-driven, and able to keep participants engaged. 

    Functional Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Preparing for course instruction by studying Instructor Guides and becoming an expert on course content, tools and materials.
    • Traveling to various hospitals to deliver NCharge courses.
    • Delivering courses, including presentation delivery and facilitation of interactive classroom exercises.
    • Monitoring attendance.
    • Cooperating with local customer contacts regarding classroom set up, technical specifications, and processing of class rosters and course evaluations.


    Position Qualifications:

    Education: Bachelor’s degree in nursing, education, human resources or related or commensurate experience in patient care setting.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

    • 3+ years of experience facilitating a variety of topics including leadership development, performance improvement, clinical quality, etc., learning in different settings.
    • Experience in highly interactive, activity-based classroom training delivery, and building participant rapport.
    • Excellent communication skills, customer service skills, and executive presence. 
    • Knowledge of adult learning theory and instructional design principles.
    • Able to travel to client sites as requested.


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Master’s degree in nursing, education, human resources or related field.
    • Experience in charge nurse or other nursing leadership role, or experience in healthcare/hospital industry.


    Instructor Training & Certification:

    All NCharge contract instructors must attend a live Train-the-Trainer program to obtain certification to facilitate two courses. During this program, candidates will deliver a teach-back demonstration of an assigned portion of NCharge content.

    How to Apply:

    Email your resume to  In the email Subject Line, please indicate that you are replying regarding the Contract Instructor position.

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