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Community Health Systems, Inc.

Director of Education - Education

Community Health Systems, Inc. - Dothan, AL

Director of Education - Education

Community Health Systems



Job #671944792


Director of Education - Education - FT - 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Designs and conducts educational programs for the hospital using assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Coordinates orientation programs for new staff members, develops programs to keep existing staff up-to-date, and acts as general a resource for nursing personnel. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department and supervises the work of others.



Graduate of a nursing program.

Bachelor's Degree of Nursing required;

MSN preferred


Must have at least 3 years of clinical experience in nursing, and preferably prior education experience.

Certifications / Licenses:

Must have a current nursing license from the Alabama State Board of Nursing.

Must maintain ACLS/BLS provider certifications

Must also obtain and maintain instructor certifications for ACLS, PALS, and BLS. Instructor certifications may be obtained within 90 days of hire.


Nursing Services


Flowers Hospital



Requisition ID:


Updated 05/23/2018

20 days 3 hours ago

Community Health Systems, Inc.


Director of Education - Education Community Health Systems, Inc. - Dothan, AL, United States


Location: Dothan, AL

Company Profile:
Community Health Systems is founded with the first purchase of a hospital in May 1985. The second hospital purchase took place soon thereafter in January 1986. 1991: The company issues its initial public offering. June 1996: An affiliate of Forstmann Little & Co. acquires the company in a $1.1 billion leveraged buyout. Month 1997: Wayne T. Smith is recruited as President and Chief Executive Officer, adding Chairman of the Board Responsibilities in 2001. His appointment as CEO begins a period of exponential growth through acquisitions and improved operations. June 2000: Community Health Systems, Inc. is taken public for the second time on the New York Stock Exchange trading under the symbol CYH with an initial offering price of $13 per share. July 2007: Community Health Systems, Inc. completes the acquisition of Triad Hospitals, Inc. adding more than 50 hospitals and nearly doubling the size of the organization. The acquisition includes subsidiary Quorum Health Resources, LLC (QHR), a hospital management and consulting company with approximately 150 independent community hospital clients. January 2014: Community Health Systems, Inc. completes the acquisition of Health Management Associates, Inc., adding approximately 70 hospitals to the organization.