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Nursing Career Coach

We Are Hiring

Nursing  Career Coach

Nursing Center of Excellence


VC Hospital St Francis - Wichita, KS

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension, you will have the opportunity to partner with department and market leaders to counsel Nursing associates in career exploration and development of career plans. Assists with a clear value proposition and trajectory for Nursing associates to grow and learn, facilitating employee retention and satisfaction.


  • Assists Nursing associates in planning strategic career moves and developing relevant skills.
  • Leads seminars and workshops to educate Nursing associates who are searching for the right career path.
  • Counsels Nursing associates on creating robust development plans.
  • Partners with recruitment in order to ensure internal Nursing applicants receive first priority of interviews for roles within the organization.

What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required
  • Bachelor degree in Human Resources, Registered Nurse, or relevant field of study.

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of relevant experience required.
  • 5 years of relevant experience preferred.
  • 1 year of leadership or management experience preferred.
  • Certification or background in Counseling preferred.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving and decision-making skills are important.
  • Must be a good multi-tasker, scheduler, time manager and an active listener.
  • Must have excellent management and motivational skills.
  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of designing spreadsheets and maintaining databases is a plus.
  • Knowledge of human resources and recruiting techniques.


  • This position covers the entire Ascension Kansas market.
  • Ability to travel up to 30-40%.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 343309
Category: Education
Facility: MOSTL Ascension Clinical
Ministry: Ascension
Location: Wichita, KS

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