SANE Educator Position


Position: SANE Program Educator

Full Time Equivalency: Part Time, Hourly 

Hours/Week: 20-25 hours/week 

Reports to: SANE Program Manager and Program Development Director

Organization Overview 

We engage individuals and organizations in local and statewide collaborations to strengthen the effectiveness of sexual violence education, prevention, and response in Utah. UCASA started in 1996 when people from across the state came together to end sexual assault. We began a partnership with state agencies and service providers that lasts to this day. Together, we support survivors and work to prevent sexual assault in all forms 

Position Summary 

The SANE Educator provides education and technical support to SANE programs and other community and professional partners The SANE Educator’s responsibilities are inextricably tied to the success of all UCASA’s programs, particularly SANE Training and supporting VOCA grant funded programs. The SANE educator will have a strong foundational knowledge of SANE practice both in Utah and in the United State with a familiarity with National Protocols, SANE Educational Guidelines and Best Practices. 

Essential Job functions 

  • Support SANE programs by providing education, technical assistance and materials to help sustain their ability to provide trauma-informed medical forensic examinations. 
  • Assist with the provision of the 40-hour SANE class. 4- and 16-hour skills class
  • Travel to SANE programs to provide support and education
  • Complete/ assist with applications for nursing continuing education credits. 
  • Support relevant community education and outreach.
  • Create and provide evidence-based educational presentations
  • Work in collaboration with the SANE program manager and Program Development Director to track and fulfill all grant objectives and deliverables.
  • Be willing to be on call nights, weekends and holidays to provide support to users of UCASA’s Forensic Electronic Medical Record (FeMR)
  • Facilitate the ordering, receiving, stocking and distribution of training supplies. 
  • Participates in staff meetings to share information and seek input and feedback. 
  • Perform other related duties as required

Competencies & Essential Skills:

  • Problem Solving/Analytical Thinker: Ability to solve and analyze problems effectively and efficiently. 
  • Communication/Interpersonal Skills: Ability to provide exceptional customer service to supporters, partners, board members and co-workers. Exceptional communication skills and ability to respond to difficult situations. 
  • Time Management: Ability to multitask and work efficiently within close time constraints. Ability to work under pressure and in a stressful environment. 
  • Organization: Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize efficiently and meet deadlines. 
  • Compliance: Demonstrates commitment to UCASA’s mission and philosophy. Adhere’s to UCASA’s policies and is committed to act legally and ethically within the scope of the work and to maintain patient confidentiality. 

Ideal candidates will have the following: 

  1. Knowledge in operations, programs, policies and protocols. 
  2. Familiarity with all aspects of medical forensic examinations and sexual assault victims services resources. 
  3. Familiarity with State and Federal statures and regulations that apply to SANE practice and medical record privacy. 
  4. Comprehensive knowledge of direct victim services and the agencies involved with violence against women issues and sexual violence issues from a feminist perspective. 




Minimum qualifications include a combined 5 or more years of education and experience:

  • BSN or higher degree in nursing. 
  • Current Utah Nursing License, SANE- A Certification or ability to be certified within a year of being hired. 
  • Have a minimum of two years practice as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner. 
  • Proficiency to use or willingness to learn Google products (Google Drive, Documents, Forms , Classroom, Gmail, Calendar) 
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, manage time, evaluate progress, and adjust activities to complete projects within established timeframe. 
  • Able to demonstrate skills in effective communication, conflict resolution and problem solving. 
  • Ability to travel statewide, a valid Utah driver’s license, access to an automobile, and valid auto insurance required. 

UCASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process due to disability, it is available upon request. No applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. 


To apply, send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]

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