New York, New York
Day (United States of America)
Child Life Specialist
At NewYork-Presbyterian, we're uniting the brightest minds in pediatric care to support the health and happiness of our patients. Join us. Step into a dynamic Child Life Department to work side-by-side with respected leaders of our field. In a culture of leadership and legendary patient focus.
Support the psychosocial needs of children and families as a Child-Life Specialist at New York's #1 hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2018-2019. Join a high-functioning team of professionals specially trained in patient stresses, responses and emotional needs, and bring new meaning to multidisciplinary excellence.
In this role, you will work in at the David Koch Center to provide pre-surgical, day of and post surgical support and teaching to pediatric patients and their families.
Join us, and transform your career within a comprehensive Ivy League teaching hospital, ranked among the top ten children's hospitals in the nation (U.S. News & World Report).
This is a full time, day shift position Monday-Friday ( shifts are start time of 6:30 AM or 8:30 AM based on department needs) Some weekend/holiday coverage
Bachelor's Degree in Child Life, Child Development or closely related field
Child Life Council verified internship hours (minimum 480 hours)
Certified Child Life Specialist
Knowledge of child development, medical terminology, developmental/therapeutic play\
Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.
Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.
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