Respiratory Therapy Educator

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

The Respiratory Therapy Educator serves as a clinical consultant, educator, facilitator and coach for Carilion Medical Center hospital based Respiratory Care Services. Performs duties of a Registered Respiratory Therapist as needed to provide professional and quality care to patients of all ages. Assumes responsibilities delegated by manager.

  • Assesses, develops, evaluates and revises education plan and timelines for CMC hospital-based respiratory services. Work is performed in collaboration with management team and employee.
  • Develops and presents individual educational action plan with designated timelines to meet employee and department needs pertaining to competencies and technological advances.  
  • Designs and/or presents educational materials, packages and programs for employees.  Applies adult learning principles and adjusts to specific educational levels, communication barriers and learning preferences of employees. Communicates in oral and written formats, presenting information in a manner that is organized, professional and utilizing multiple delivery approaches.

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s Degree preferred and graduate of an AMA COARC approved advanced practitioner Respiratory Care program.

Experience: Minimum Three years post graduate Clinical experience as a Registered Respiratory Therapist.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Licensed by the Virginia State Board of Medicine and Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care

Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal communication (written and verbal), organizational and teamwork skills required.  Ability to function independently and utilize various computer programs (i.e. Excel, Word and Access).   Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation yearly for position. 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.
Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.
Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.
Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 91835 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening/Night 
Shift Details: Providing education to all shifts. May staff if applicable
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email: dlniven@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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