Clinical Simulation Educator

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University of Florida

This position provides professional support for training and development programs for the benefit of individual or organizational performance. Assists the Simulation Program with activities surrounding simulation/experiential learning events. Works closely with the Director of the Simulation Center and facilitators and Simulation Specialists to produce high quality education activities.

Job Duties – Includes, but not limited to, 


  • Operates and manages state of the art simulation equipment, audio/visual recording software, multiple computer programs, and materials related to simulation learning in the healthcare center. Adapts technology to meet setting requirements.
  • Creates a mixed reality simulation through the use of embedded participants, incorporation of healthcare equipment, medical devices, and application of moulage to build an immersive and realistic environment.
  • Performs insitu simulation with in multiple hospital and clinical locations to improve interdisciplinary functions and identify latent safety threats.
  • Operates human patient simulators based on goals and objectives  identified by the faculty.
  • Leads  training and orientation of faculty in the use of simulation equipment and scenarios.
  • Leads tours and simulation sessions for internal/external groups and/or individuals.
  • Aids in developing new courses or training initiatives alongside program leadership.
  • Engages in educational endeavors to maximize  proficiency with simulation technology and implement skills to facilitate learning.
  • Assist with coordination of simulation and skills rooms.
  • Supports clinical skills and simulation for associates, staff, physicians, students and faculty to meet course objectives.
  • Promotes patient safety and quality outcomes through systems assessment.
  • Monitors cost-effective use of human and material resources.
  • Manages risk and safety issues.
  • Assist in data collection and generate utilization reports as requested.
  • Performs educational research activities such as data collection and analysis.
  • Delegates task to interns and work study students.


  • Maintenance of simulation equipment including preventative maintenance.
    Maintains inventory of supplies and equipment needed for simulation.


  • Assists in evaluation training effectiveness and achievement of learning outcomes.
    Identifies training needs using surveys, interviews, focus groups, and communications with

Other duties as assigned

EXPECTED SALARY: $120,000.00 – Commensurate with education and experience
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree in Nursing (MSN) or Master’s degree in Education (MEd) required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Proficient using MS Office suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.Ability to manage multiple priorities in dynamic environment with diverse clientele.Ability to work independently and as part of a team.Self-motivated and require little to no supervision.Working knowledge of medical equipment, AV systems and medical terminology.Ability to lift 50 lbs. independently.Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.Effective communication/interpersonal skills demonstrated during interaction with people of varying personalities, cultures, and professional disciplines.Ability to express technical information clearly and simply to non-technical persons, including developing and using standard operating checklists.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: To be considered for this position, please upload cover letter outlining your interest, most recent CV and three professional references. The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information, and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.This is a time limited position. Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.