Clinical Skills Facilitator in Ross University School of Medicine Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados

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Website Ross University School of Medicine

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Opportunity at a Glance

Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM), located on the island of Barbados in the West Indies, invites applications for Clinical Skills Facilitators in the Department of Clinical Foundations. The RUSM academic center has facilities in the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Center, which is centrally located in the vibrant capital city of Bridgetown.

The term for this position will run from May 2nd, 2022 through April 29th, 2023. You must be recent RUSM graduate in order to apply for a Facilitator role.

The academic year is divided into three semesters with a new class of students admitted each semester. Lectures and other educational responsibilities continue throughout the year. Effective teachers are sought, particularly individuals who are interested in improving medical education and who work well on a team. Research opportunities exist, primarily in the area of medical education.

Responsibilities

  • The successful candidates will be required to facilitate small group learning sessions designed to teach physical examination skills, medical interviewing skills, and case-based clinical reasoning.
  • Assistance in high fidelity medical simulation used to teach students to apply clinical reasoning and a methodical approach to patients with time sensitive needs.
  • Clinical Skills Facilitators are also assigned extended hour duties during pre-examination periods in order to coach students in skills practice sessions and are expected to proctor practical examinations within the clinical skills courses.
  • Clinical Skills Facilitators may also facilitate small group sessions in the Academy for Teaching and Learning
  • Grading of patient encounter documentation is also expected as is performance of other duties, projects and tasks as requested by the department Chair.
  • Opportunities exist to assist with curriculum development, medical education research projects and scholarly writing for publication.
  • Clinical Skills Facilitators report to the Clinical Foundations Chair and are directly supervised by the Vice Chair.

Qualifications

  • Must have the M.D. degree from Ross University School of Medicine
  • GPA must be above 3.0 or candidate must submit a letter of reference

Other Requirements

  • You must have received graduation clearance from the Office of the Registrar.
  • Applicants must have completely finished clinical rotations and electives and have passed USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK and Step 2 CS.
  • A final diploma will be provided to the Department Chair verifying you have met all graduation requirements.
  • Candidates will be selected based on their record of academic achievement and at least one phone interview with the Department Chair and Vice Chair.

Please Include The Following With Your Application

  • Student ID #
  • Current Phone Number
  • List of other Clinical Teaching Instructor positions to which you have applied
  • Current location or residence

To apply, please visit our website www.rossu.edu; select Careers and complete our online application process.

EEO

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Who We Are

With more than 14,000 alumni practicing throughout North America, Ross University School of Medicine has been providing students with the foundation to pursue successful careers in medicine since 1978. The Ross experience is “Dedita Scientiae Medendi” – dedicated to the science of healing – and we are proud of our rich tradition of preparing students for their life’s work as physicians. Students complete medical sciences coursework at our new world-class campus in Barbados followed by clinical education in the United States at leading teaching hospitals across the country.

Ross is proud to fulfill a social mission by educating a diverse group of skilled doctors who practice primary care, work in medically underserved areas, and are more representative overall of the communities in which they serve. Learn more about Ross University School of Medicine, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.medical.rossu.edu.

Company: Ross University School of Medicine

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados

Application Deadline: N/A

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