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shutterstock 86250583AANP is looking for talented individuals to join us in building the premier organization for NPs everywhere. In addition to competitive benefits, AANP offers a creative work environment with the opportunity for personal growth and success. If you can differentiate yourself and make a positive impact for our organization, we encourage you to apply.

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Education Specialist

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) is hiring a nurse practitioner for the role of Education Specialist. This position allows the nurse practitioner a unique opportunity to combine clinical experience with a desire to educate other NPs. The Education Specialist will plan, develop, implement, and evaluate educational programs; and will assist in obtaining funds to support programs.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Nurse Practitioner with a minimum of five years of clinical experience, preferred certification in Family, Adult, or Adult/Gerontology
  • Graduate degree in Nursing (completion of education course preferable)
  • Experience conducting literature reviews
  • Experience in academic or continuing education with knowledge of adult learning principles preferred
  • Preferred experience in writing needs assessment and grant proposals
  • Experience in development and accreditation processes for educational activities preferred
  • Strong organization and project coordination skills, and detail oriented
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and synthesize information from varied sources
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience developing and managing program budgets preferred

The Education specialist will apply clinical knowledge and experience to:

  • Recommend and prioritize programming
  • Recommend and prioritize programming
  • Identify and evaluate potential funding prospects
  • Compile, write, and/or edit designated grant applications
  • Plan, develop, implement, and evaluate educational activities
  • Prepare reports for AANP leaders, funders, and partners.
  • Effectively coordinate program faculty, contributors, and peer reviewers
  • Develop, track and oversee project budgets
  • Respond to grant funder’s request for information
  • Maintain current knowledge of major health conditions, current evidence-based recommendations, and available pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments
  • Maintain familiarity with AANP CE-related standards, as well as relevant recommendations from external organizations such as ACCME, OIG, FDA, and PhRMA

AANP offers a comprehensive benefits package, including: health, vision, dental, 401K with employer match; free parking; catered breakfast every week and a great workplace environment in one of the most scenic Hill Country areas in Austin, Texas.

This position is based in Austin, TX at Loop1 and Bee Cave Road
Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

About American Association of Nurse Practitioners

AANP is the largest and only full-service professional membership organization in the United States for nurse practitioners (NPs) of all specialties, with more than 81,000 individual members. AANP is unique among NP organizations by its number of members, well established education department, and network of relationships with state‐level NP groups. With a network of more than 200 NP Organization members, including other national, state, and local NP organizations, it provides a unique reach to NPs in a wide range of communities and settings.

AANP is a continuing education (CE) accrediting body. As such, AANP CE is not affiliated with or accredited by any other organization. Our accreditation standards are consistent with the philosophy of the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. All activities accredited by AANP are planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies requiring activities to be fair and balanced (unbiased) and free from commercial influence.


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