Standardized Patient Trainer and Program Assistan

United States, North America
May 30, 2014
About The Unit:

Unit Job Summary: Works independently with a reporting line to the Associate Director of Clinical Performance Center and Standardized Patient Education Program, Executive Director of Medical School Education and the Faculty Medical Director of the Clinical Performance Center. Oversees the training and supervision of the standardized patients to participate in the education of medical students and health professionals and to support the teaching, assessment and evaluation of the curriculum as defined by the faculty. Participates in the administration of the clinical skills courses as it relates to Standardized Patients and all Clinical Performance Center activities.

Unit Education: Bachelor's degree in a relevant educational field required. Advanced degree in a relevant educational field preferred.

Unit Experience: A minimum of three years of relevant experience required. Lecture and/or demonstration related experience preferred.

Unit Job Function Competencies: Supervisory skills required. Budget management skills required. Ability to train others required. Knowledge of research techniques or methods required. Ability to develop demonstrations and/or manuals required. Ability to design and construct relevant instructional equipment required. Analytical skills required. Problem-solving skills required. Attention to detail required. Organizational skills required. Verbal and written communication skills required. Interpersonal skills required. Ability to work independently and as part of a team required. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, and meet deadlines required. Knowledge of computers and relevant software required.