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Child Life Specialist will provide clinical support as part of the inter-disciplinary team to efficiently deliver patient care, advocate for patient/family rights, identify and provide learning opportunities for patient and family, and communicate effectively with healthcare team.  Assesses, plans and implements programs for children and their families to promote normal emotional development and reduce psychological stress related to medical care and illness. Communicates regularly with patients, families and the health care team.  


 Note this is a Sunday - Wednesday, 9 am - 5:30 pm position.


Education and Requirements:


BS/BA, in child life, education, child development or related fields, child life certification or certification eligible to sit for exam within year.  Skill set to include ability to assess child development levels, provide child life interventions, work collaboratively within inter-disciplinary team.


This position comes with a comprehensive benefits package.


Department: Pediatrics Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: CHAM Employment Status: Regular Part-Time Address: 3400 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 9 AM-5:30 PM Req ID: 103543 


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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  • Humanity
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  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity