Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. Must be willing to accept flexible work hours.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Surgery. The position is located at the Clinical Sciences Research Building. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Position will support simulation training programs for the Washington University Institute for Surgical Education (WISE).
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Research and develop new skills lab modules.
Enhance existing skills lab modules by adding preparatory materials/objectives to both learners and preceptors.
Assist with administrative support of scheduling lab assignments, sending reminders, taking attendance.
Assist with recruitment of faculty preceptors.
Preparation and takedown of skills lab sessions.
Prepare, collect, and analyze lab evaluation forms.
Maintain inventory of skills labs supplies.
Assist with grant preparation for funding requests.
Assist with proctoring various exams within the skills lab.
High school diploma or equivalent high school certification and graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology Certification Program or equivalent nursing experience.
Good communication skills with ability to work with physicians and trainees.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Dependable, cooperative and flexible.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Occasional lifting (25 lbs. or less).
The hiring range for this position is $15.85 - $19.43 per hour.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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