General Dynamics Information Technology Clinical Healthcare Education Facilitator in Silver Spring, Maryland

Job Description

GDIT is looking foraClinical Healthcare Education Facilitatorto support the Continuing Education Program Office. This position must be familiar with continuing education accreditation processes. This position will regularly interact with the team and customers to ensure learning conforms to customer requirements and provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced employees. The Education Facilitator supports the development of quarterly reports to document results of customer feedback regarding various hosted events.

The Continuing Education Program Office provides instruments of knowledge translation to facilitate the execution of continuing education events focusing on best practices relevant to health care professionals treating military and veteran populations, as well as their families, and other deployment-related issues that are credible, promising and evidence-based.

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  • Recruit presenters and work with them on content requirements, expectations, and process.

  • Oversee webinar team to ensure milestones are met.

  • Review webinar after action reports and develop them as necessary.

  • Oversee event promotion activities, target audience identification and the outreach plan.

  • Develop knowledge check questions for learners to earn continuing education credit.

  • Support execution of webinar and live activities as needed; local travel from regular jobsite required.

  • Make decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive scientific activities of the organization.

  • Participate in annual, fiscal year webinar planning for themes, speakers, and topics. Provide clinical expertise as a Clinical Healthcare Subject Matter Expert (SME) in this area.

  • Engage with Defense Health Agency Point of Contact (POC) to identify qualified presenters and moderators.

  • Send presenter invitation packages as needed (to include instructions, timelines, and expectations).

  • Develop with Defense Health Agency POC, a cogent event title, summary information, and measurable learning objectives.

  • Verify presenter submissions curriculum vitae’s, applicable disclosures, and other agreements.

  • Facilitate finalization of continuing education event descriptions through Public Affairs Officers and Center POCs for submission to the continuing education provider.

  • Engage with the continuing education liaison (working as a team) to close remaining gaps and ensure the success of each continuing education event.

  • Facilitate communications through the continuing education liaison to the continuing education provider.

  • Provide quality check point on deliverables, other written document, and technical requirements.

  • Act as backup technical support when necessary to execute webinars, support hybrid and virtual conferences, and attend/support other meetings and events.

  • Provide general support and cross trained to support the entire Continuing Education Program Office to ensure the success of the contract. All team members support all areas.

  • Conducts outreach to stakeholders through calls and email to increase attendance at events.

  • One day of telework per week will be considered after six months of successful employment.

  • Local travel required


  • Master’s Degree in clinical health care science (Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant, Clinical Counseling, or related field).

  • 5-8 years of post-graduate clinical experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, equipment/systems and techniques used in scientific functional area(s).


  • Ability to conduct review of the literature and develop resource lists for events.

  • Knowledge and familiarity with current APA Publication Manual and AP Stylebook.

  • Shows initiative and ability to work independently and as a team using problem solving skills.

  • Ability to represent the customer in meetings when requested.

  • Experience developing knowledge check questions for educational trainings.

  • Experience reviewing educational presentations for continuing education events and clinical content.

  • Experience working with learning management system.

  • Familiarity with Blooms Taxonomy.

  • Displays a high level of professionalism at all times in a sometime stressful and high paced environment.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, equipment/systems and techniques used in scientific functional area(s).

  • Expertise with commercial software products such as Microsoft Office, etc. for the use of creating reports and products.

  • Must possess effective listening, verbal and written communication skills; Comfort and confidence in communicating with senior leaders.

  • Demonstrated experience and ability to apply multiple organizational and management improvement techniques within government environments.

  • Flexible team member who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize, multitask, and judge concurrent projects.

  • Ability to build rapport and trusting relationships with customer and team members.

  • Experience working with the military.

  • This position requires a favorable NACLC investigation which is completed by the government after the offer letter has been executed.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Requisition ID2018-41095

of Openings1

Job FunctionScience and Engineering

Security Clearance LevelNone

Full/Part TimeFull Time