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Standardized Patient Trainer

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Work type: Staff
Senior management: VT Carilion School of Medicine
Department: VTC School of Medicine - Instr Pgms
Location: Roanoke Area
Categories: Medical Professionals

Job Description

The full-time position serves as administrative support and standardized patient in the simulation-based training and evaluation activities within the Standardized Patient (SP) Program at VTCSOM. Responsible for assisting in all areas of administrative support including academic activities, recruiting, and deploying standardized patients under the direction of multiple individuals in the department.

Required Qualifications

Previous experience in administrative support either in education, applied sciences, standardized patient curriculums, instructional technology, healthcare, or related fields.

Applied knowledge and skills in supervision, team building, conflict resolution.

Measurable skills in the use of MS Office and other database software.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in medical education, education, or related fields preferred.

Demonstrable skills in project management and/or event planning.

Demonstrable skills in presentation development and delivery.

Demonstrable skills in the systematic application of processes.

Pay Band

3

Appointment Type

Regular

Salary Information

 

Review Date

04/15/2022

Additional Information

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.

The department values diversity and continually strives to maintain and promote an inclusive learning, working, and research environment that embraces all students and employees. We are particularly interested in applications from persons identifying with groups currently underrepresented in the Virginia Tech community.

About Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine:

In partnership with Carilion Clinic and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC, VTC School of Medicine is a cornerstone of one of the nation’s premier health and biomedical research ecosystems. Located in Roanoke, Virginia, the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and 40 miles from the Virginia Tech main campus in Blacksburg, VTCSOM provides abundant opportunities to deliver innovative, discovery-based medical education in a community-based and picturesque setting.

Its innovative curriculum includes robust, longitudinal mentored research training and a major curricular emphasis on health systems science and interprofessional practice. The school has been recognized with Health Profession HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Awards since 2018 for its outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. Students are also attracted to VTCSOM due to its 99% match success, including competitive specialties and programs. With a 2.3% acceptance rate, VTCSOM receives over 6,400 applications for 49 positions and is poised for continued growth.

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or military status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Lisa Howard at wklctk@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

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