Simulation Technician

Job no: 511576
Work type: Continuing - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Administration, HEO5

Apply now

(HE05) $74,289 to $82,603 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

Full time continuing position available immediately.

An opportunity to work within the Adelaide Health Simulation (AHS) team, supporting the development and delivery of the allied health simulation-based education is available.

The School of Allied Health Science and Practice offer four-year undergraduate occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and speech pathology programs, all of which contain contemporary simulation-based education. Simulated learning and placement experiences are held within the school’s purpose-built teaching spaces equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Hundreds of allied health students will participate in a high-fidelity simulation-based education and assessment each year, providing them with the requisite training and clinical skills to progress to their final placement experiences.

The Simulation Technician provides support to the School of Allied Health Science and Practice to deliver simulation-based inter-professional training designed to enhance safety and quality in healthcare delivery. This role will work collaboratively within a diverse interdisciplinary and inter-professional team. The Simulation Technician works strategically and operationally to ensure the environment, technologies and equipment are well prepared to enable high quality teaching to meet defined learning outcomes for our students.

 To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated experience working in the healthcare setting, ideally multidisciplinary involvement within Allied Health.
  • Experience in information management, including competency across the full Microsoft office suite of programs.
  • Willingness to learn and problem solve within in IT systems and networks in a healthcare context.
  • Demonstrated experience communicating, both verbally and in writing, in a succinct, professional and responsive manner to deliver client centric results.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of stock control using a database coupled with strong administrative skills.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at:

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

Learn more at:

If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, 25th June 2023.

The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Mr Michael Gilmour
Senior Simulation Technician, Adelaide Health Simulation
P: +61 (8) 8313 0526

You'll find a full position description and/or selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Female applicants, people with a disability and/or and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. 


Download the Position Description Apply now

Applications close:

Refer a friend

Back to search results

Job search

Filter results

Work type