MD Clinical Skills and Simulation Instructor

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
07 Sep 2022
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07 Oct 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Purpose

The MD Clinical Skills and Simulation instructor will work closely with the Faculty Director, Simulation Training to support to lead the operation of this complex training facility located at KU-CMHS, Abu Dhabi, UAE. The MD Clinical Skills and Simulation Instructor will train and support Core-faculty and clinical faculty on the use of immersive simulation and OSCEs to support the MD program and out-reach programs for clinical simulation.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

Strategic Responsibilities

  • NA

Operational Responsibilities

  • Liaise with relevent teams in the planning and execution of Objective Structured Clinical Examinations throughout Clinical Skills 1 and 2 
  •  Provide instruction on clinical skills
  • Facilitate learning using new techniques and simulated medical situations requiring students to participate in hands-on, real-time problem solving.
  • Educate with an emphasis on conceptual knowledge, basic skills and an introduction to the actual work.
  • Train with an emphasis on the actual tasks and the work to be performed in an authentic setting
  • Assist students in integration of theory and practice, specific to the course
  • Provide clear objectives, expectations, and policies regarding performance measures and use of equipment.
  • Post course materials (syllabus, assignments, discussion topics, etc.) to learners
  • Conduct clinical stimulation assignments to students and provide individual feedback
  • Evaluate student learning in the clinical setting.
  • Engage students in individualized instruction in the observation assessment
  • Adhere to the University's information security and confidentiality policies and procedures, and report breaches or other security risks accordingly.
  • Coordinate with other departments to facilitate the accomplishment of tasks and responsibilities, as and when needed
  • Perform any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Simulation trainers and Simulation technicians


Qualifications & Experience

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum highest degree medical degree and licensure.
  • Medical Clinical Qualification (MD, MBBS).
  • BLS, ACLS,PALS certification and training status
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Previous experience teaching basic medical simulation essential
  • A qualification in medical education is highly desirable

Other Requirements

  • Demonstrated leadership and team building skills required. 
  • Ensure the continuous quality improvement of the content, delivery, and assessment through simulation and Objective Structured Clinical Exams (OSCE) for Clinical Skills 1 and 2.
  • Ensure the appropriate utilization of the Standardized Patient Program into simulation scenarios and its use and integration into Clinical Skills 1 and 2.
  • Experience working internationally is preferred. 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of the organizations personnel 
  • Ability to work well under pressure, set priorities and make critical decisions
  • Expert knowledge of simulation services, technologies and applications
  • Expert knowledge of principles and methods of adult education, educational theory and instructional technology
  • Expert knowledge of computer hardware and software applications relevant to simulator functions
  • Computer literacy in PC-based software applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proven track records of leadership skills, management skills, project and team management abilities

Required Experience


  • A minimum 5 years of relevant experience.

UAE Nationals:

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team (

Primary Location : KUK – Khalifa University
Job : Lecturer
Schedule : Regular
Shift : Standard
Job Type : Full-time

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