Clinical Educator/Infection Preventionist

Givens Estates · Asheville, NC

At Givens, your work is more than just a job, it is a calling. As a Givens team member, you will have an opportunity to impact our residents lives, develop close and meaningful relationships, and feel the value that you bring each and every day!

This is a Full-time, 36 hour per week position with the opportunity for additional hours and collaboration with other department needs. This position is responsible for initiating, planning, developing, organizing, coordinating, and presenting clinical education programs for Givens Estates clinical staff and non-clinical staff working in clinical areas. Programs will be geared toward staff clinical education that will assist with maintaining compliance with all current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern the facility. This education would include the nursing department orientation for new hires and completion of skills validations with staff. This position will also serve as the community Infection Preventionist.  It is crucial that this candidate be willing to stay educated on Infection Control principles and take the lead as it relates to the SNF certification regulations. Additionally the Clinical Educator will participate in Quality Assurance activities.


Preferred candidate must have exceptional communication skills, be an energetic team player, self-starter and able to manage multiple tasks with little to no supervision; must be a licensed Nurse in the state of North Carolina and current CPR certification.  Preferred candidate will have 3-5 years of experience in geriatric/long term care and a BSN would be a plus. The ideal candidate will be flexible with their scheduling based on the needs of the facility. Additionally, individuals with current SPICE training and CPR instructor certification are highly desirable.

Team Member Benefits:

Team members working 20+ hours per week qualify for benefits which include: two major medical health insurance plans that include dental and vision care, paid time off accrual, 403(b) retirement plan with up to a 6% matching of employee contribution, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, short-term disability insurance, long term disability insurance, AFLAC insurance products, Lincoln Life insurance products, uniform allowance (certain departments), and educational assistance.

Other Perks:

  • Givens Estates Wellness Center offers employees and a plus one access to pool hours, family swim times, and a fitness center;
  • On-site medical massage by appointment;
  • You are welcome to enjoy our miles of hiking trails and outdoor areas;
  • Meal discounts on campus;
  • Yearly campus family events (vary at each location);
  • Access to Wellness initiatives, programs, and fairs;
  • Discounts and perks with local area businesses;
  • 22% Verizon plan discounts;
  • Employee appreciation events;
  • Access to Health management program if insured by Givens;
  • Yearly training and professional development opportunities;
  • Annual Company Picnic;
  • And many more!

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