Child Life Specialist – Part Time

University Health System
Published
November 13, 2021
Location
San Antonio, TX
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Description

A great opportunity is now available to become a valuable member of our Child Life team.  

Why work for University Health System?

University Health System is a nationally recognized teaching hospital and outpatient network provider, and proud to be San Antonio’s only academic medical center. We are a leader in advanced treatment options, new technologies and clinical research. More than that, we strive to be a beacon of health and education in our community, providing excellent outcomes and working to make our population stronger, healthier and happier.

  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement insurance.
  • We provide various opportunities for advancement and reimbursement for continuing education.

Duties:

Provides a therapeutic milieu for hospitalized children, specifically addressing their psychosocial and developmental needs.

Responsible for daily therapeutic interventions and supervision of Foster Grandparents, volunteers and students assisting the Child Life Program.

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Child Life, Psychology, Child Development, Special Education or related field is required.
  • Completion of a Child Life internship from an accredited Child Life Program is required.
  • Prefer at least a year full-time experience in a child life program.
  • Prefer certified child life specialist.  Must be eligible for professional certification by the Child Life Commission within six months of hire date.

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