The Nurse Educator Role

Here are some links resources to support and direct the understanding of the nurse educator. This is part I in a series of resource posts that can help focus your education studies.

“A competent nurse educator should have the knowledge, skills and attitudes
to adopt new approaches in planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating nurse education programmes” (WHO, 2016).

  1. A Guide for the New Nurse Educator
  2. World Health Organisation: Nurse Educator Core Competencies
  3. Australian Nurse Teacher Professional Practice Standards by ANTS

The next posts will link to resources on education theory, clinical supervision and education delivery.


World Health Organisation (2016) Nurse Educator Core Competencies.

Australian Nurse Teacher Society. (2010). Australian Nurse Teacher Professional Practice Standards.

Nursing Education Network. (2016). A Guide for the New Nurse Educator.