Child Life Specialist, ER/Pediatric Administration
Upstate Medical University is looking for a Child Life Specialist to join their dynamic team of expert professionals.
The Child Life Specialist will provide psychosocial, developmental and emotional interventions to support pediatric patients of all ages receiving emergency care and their families, as well as preparation and support for medical procedures required. Will be responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating individual and group child life services. Will collaborate with multidisciplinary team to educate and promote effective coping strategies during medical procedures; and assist with the recruitment and training of new volunteers and with special visitors and donations.
If you are an individual who is interested in making a positive difference please consider applying to our current opportunity at www.upstate.edu/jobs,Job #052728. Bachelor's degree in Child Life or related field with a minimum of 2 years paid Child Life work experience required. Masters degree in Child Life or related field preferred. Current Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) credentials required. Excellent written/oral communication, leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability.