Simulation Educator

Simulation Educator
Charlottesville, VA

Posted 10.25.19

JOB DESCRIPTION: The School of Nursing at the University of Virginia seeks a Clinical Simulation Educator. This 9-month Instructor rank appointment is responsible for providing leadership, consultation and evidence-based education as a nursing simulation expert; for clinical curriculum, experiences and activities occurring at the CSLC for student nurses and nursing faculty and other professional disciples of the health care team.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include design, development, facilitation, instruction, and implementation of innovative simulation-based education involving the use of simulation technology. The Clinical Simulator Educator reports to the Director of CSLC for simulation related affairs and to the Department Chair for faculty role responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS: A Master’s Degree in Nursing is required as is at least 2 years of clinical experience. Preference will be given to applicants with a DNP or PhD. Applicants must possess a current license to practice nursing in Virginia by the start date of the appointment. A strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness is required. Applicants must have the ability to balance multiple priorities and work independently. A Certified Health Care Simulation Educator Certification is highly preferred. This is a three year term limited appointment An official offer of employment is contingent on a successful background check and completion of a medical screening as set by the University of Virginia Health System.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply at Complete an application online and attach the following. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded to the application. Cover letter of interest describing current practice and teaching experience, Curriculum vitae Contact information for three references This position is open until filled.