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Simulation Lead

Saint Louis, MO

Job Description

Job ID: 1171300
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is a private nursing college that enrolls over 600 students in its baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degree programs. Barnes-Jewish College is housed in a nationally recognized educational facility with state-of-the-art classrooms, lecture halls and a Clinical Simulation Institute with six patient simulation labs and two exam rooms providing high-tech, advanced nursing care experiences. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and is fully approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing.

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Role Purpose

Reporting to the Director for Simulation and Instructional Technology, the Simulation Lead will function as a faculty member serving in the simulation laboratory environment. Roles will include developing clinical cases tied to curricular needs, ensuring sound pedagogy at the level of student progression, engaging in simulation activities, and providing instruction in select courses and/or simulation cases to augment/supplement faculty needs. Further, this role will provide faculty orientation and development, and helps the Director maintain an innovative simulation environment for teaching and learning.


  • Supports student success through development and implementation of effective simulation and other teaching strategies to achieve learning/course objectives.
  • Prepares and maintain simulation lab reservation calendar and assign tasks related to the Simulation Lifecycle to simulation staff: full-time, part-time, and temporary.
  • Participates in the development and/or selection of course materials, equipment, and technology that will enhance simulation services.
  • Ensures appropriate equipment and supplies are available for successful teaching and learning in the Simulation labs and provides feedback to the Director about day to day operations and continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Conducts program evaluation research as part of the curriculum evaluation program. May assist in other research activities linked to the Office of Research.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • Master's Degree
  • - Nursing


  • 5-10 years
  • Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

  • Preferred Requirements


  • Doctorate
  • Experience

  • 10+ years
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer