Role in a nutshell

  • Title: Educational Specialist (UK) 
  • Role: Responsible for expanding and optimizing use of the OMS VR healthcare simulation system
  • Location: Based at home, with travel across the UK (predominantly South) 
  • Days/week: Full time, flexible hours
  • Compensation: DoE

The lowdown

This is an exciting opportunity to become an integral part of the educational specialist team at Oxford Medical Simulation, improving patient care through exceptional educational services.

OMS educational specialists forge links with healthcare institutions, work with them to understand their needs, then demonstrate, implement and support the use of virtual reality simulation. You will need to be dynamic, self-motivated, empathetic to the needs of clients and dedicated to helping them achieve optimal educational results.

No experience of VR is needed. Full training is provided by our close-knit team to help you build your expertise and allow you to demonstrate and deliver the OMS VR system effectively.

Because of your work, OMS will be able to deliver quality clinical training to healthcare professionals across the US. Because of you, patients’  lives will be saved.

 

Who you are

  • You have a passion for healthcare education or simulation.
  • You are enthusiastic, flexible and conscientious.
  • You are curious, an excellent listener, and able to consult with a broad range of individuals to find the best solution for them.
  • You are collaborative and supportive of your colleagues.
  • You are driven and self-motivated, thriving with a challenge and something new to learn.

Bonus points for:

  • Experience in medicine, nursing, simulation learning design or debriefing.

What you will be doing

  • You’ll be working with our educational specialist team to identify and develop links with clients including colleges, universities, hospitals and simulation centres.
  • You’ll be based at home, with travel within your region to visit new sites and support existing ones.
  • At new sites you’ll be advising on solutions, facilitating purchasing, and consulting on optimal implementation of the OMS VR system.
  • At existing sites you’ll be improving learner engagement, satisfaction and educational outcomes.
  • You’ll also be working as part of the wider OMS team in contributing to the design and development of innovative VR simulation scenarios.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to attend conferences to showcase OMS scenarios at their best.

Who we are

We are nurses, doctors, educators, sim techs, skiers, boarders, runners, rowers, magicians, weavers, pilots, photographers, game heroes, movie buffs, developers, artists, animators and innovators. We are hard working. We are passionate about what we do. We care about the work. We care about each other. We care about pushing the boundaries to improve the lives of others.

We value these behaviors above all:

  1. Care & Pride – when we do something we do it to the best of our ability.
  2. Growth mindset – we may never have done it before but we’ll figure it out and it’ll be awesome.
  3. True team players – we leave the ego at the door. What we are doing is bigger than any of us. 

Sound like a challenge you are ready for?

About Oxford Medical Simulation

Oxford Medical Simulation (OMS) helps health systems, hospitals, medical and nursing schools deliver quality simulation at scale.

Our award-winning VR simulation platform is transforming the way healthcare and educational institutions train, assess and recruit healthcare professionals. By combining cutting edge 3D visualisation with artificial intelligence and leading educational theory, OMS provides all of the benefits of physical simulation while delivering significant savings and improving patient care.

Founded in 2017 and commercially launching the award-winning OMS Platform in late 2018, OMS has experienced rapid growth with deployments spanning the globe across the NHS, Health Education England, Oxford University, multiple US universities and health systems and the world’s #1 paediatric hospital. OMS was named in the Top 50 Tech Companies 2019 by Business Cloud and was a finalist in the Global VR Awards 2019.

Oxford Medical Simulation is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Oxford Medical Simulation is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Benefits

  • Full time, flexible working
  • Based at home 
  • Opportunity to enjoy a varied role, using your clinical and consultative expertise in novel ways
  • Close senior support and significant opportunities for career progression trhoughout the company
  • 38 days annual leave

 

This role is perfect for anyone looking for an exciting alternative to clinical practice to develop their skills, enhance medical training and improve patient care worldwide.

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