Simulation Technician



City University of London


3 Months

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The School of Health & Psychological Science's are currently looking to hire Simulation Technician's on a temporary basis for three months.

Duties and responsibilities
• Ability to carry out moving and handling of heavy equipment on a regular basis

• Communicate (both orally and in writing) complex information in a clear and precise fashion - liaise and communicate with centre users and effectively set up and take down teaching spaces with specialist training models, accessories and sundries used in medical education, following their requests

• Work within a team or independently (following guidance from your line manager) to set up teaching sessions to a high standard with required teaching equipment, training models, accessories, and consumables, as specified by clinical teachers

• Following training, apply knowledge and experience to maintain and carry out basic troubleshooting of training models, patient simulators and our audio-visual system

• Maintain stock levels in stores and classrooms, advising when consumables & small value equipment need ordering

• Support the annual stock take; input and organise data to maintain the inventory/asset register system

• Engage in appropriate professional activities or attend training to keep knowledge-base and skills up-to-date and to develop them further

• Resolve problems that are predictable but do not occur very frequently – applying knowledge and skills to find solutions to problems and occasionally apply expertise to resolve longer term, complex problems and to generate innovative ideas

• Support the welfare of staff and students, and be committed to the student experience

• Liaise with colleagues to ensure adequate technical cover of classes

• Routinely send/respond to emails, phone calls & face to face enquiries and make room bookings

• Identify & report building problems to estates & facilities

• Following training, prepare and operate human patient simulators for healthcare simulations and teaching, as specified by clinical teachers. This includes (but is not limited to) medium and High Fidelity simulations

• Provide training and advice on use of training models & patient simulators to staff and students as appropriate, ensuring the content is understandable to a non-expert audience

• Manage own workload, pattern of work, resources, working independently and without supervision to achieve objectives within your area

Skills and experience
• Ideally, someone with a technician background

• Attention to detail

• Hard working

• Full training provided

Tait Building [C]
Northampton Square
United Kingdom

Additional information
Start: ASAP
End: 1 - 2 months (TBC)
Working pattern: Monday to Friday on site
8:00-4:00 or 10:00-6:00

Due to the nature of this role it is not suitable for a student however we do encourage recent graduates to apply.

This Advert will expire at 23:59 on Sunday 13th April 2023.

Disclaimer: this advert may end earlier if we receive sufficient applications before the deadline. If you wish to apply for this role, please apply sooner rather than later.

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