PART TIME STANDARDIZED PATIENT TRAINER

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Mar 25, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Support Penn Med Standardized Patient (SP) Program by training SPs, conducting quality assurance activities, developing cases and program materials, and assisting in technical, professional and logistical requirements for all activities with SPs in a medical school and health system environment.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree (theater/theater administration, health profession, or education preferred) and at least two years of experience (preferably working in a standardized patient environment as an SP, SP trainer or SP program assistant) or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to interact/present in a professional manner with diverse groups of people. Outstanding written and oral communication skills are a must.

Strong attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously are essential. Candidate should be able to exercise good judgment, prioritize appropriately, work well independently and collaboratively. Initiative, flexibility and creativity are all vital to the success of the position, as the program continues to expand.

Knowledge of medical interviewing, physical exam skills, and disease processes a plus. Intermediate to advanced PC skills in multiple applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, e-mail (Outlook) and the Internet are required. Experience using SP software and audiovisual tools a plus.

Reference Number: 40-25330

Salary Grade: PT/26

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: SM-ED-Vice Dean Education

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: Z-Non-Classified Staff/Non-Unionized Job Grades

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