Child-Life Therapist - Pediatric Emergency Department - Days

Requisition ID
00733052
Category
Nursing
Shift
Day
Campus: NewYork-Presbyterian
Weill Cornell Medical Center
NYP Weill Cornell Medical Center

Overview

All-Embracing Pediatric Care:

Child Life Therapists Make It Possible

 

Child-Life Therapist - Pediatric Emergency Department - Days 

 

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, you can be a key part of Making It Possible:

 

Support the psychosocial needs of children and families as a Child-Life Specialist at New York’s #1 hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016). 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 specifically in Inpatient General Pediatrics. 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).

 

Preferred Criteria

  • 1-2 years paid professional experience with hospitalized children

 

Required Criteria

  • 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 hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

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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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