Penn State Health Child Life Specialist - Child Life in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Part Time
This is a part time and temporary position until May 2019
Responsible for assessing , developing, planning, implementing and evaluating psychosocial interventions that support the educational, developmental, emotional and therapeutic needs of pediatric patients and their families.
Bachelor's degree in Child Life, Child Development, Family Studies, Education, or Psychology required
1 year supervised experience in an established Child Life Program
Completion of a 480-hour Child Life internship required
Master's degree preferred
Child Life Certification preferred
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Union: Non Bargained