Child Life Assistant in Galveston, TX at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    815 Market Street
    Galveston, TX
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Galveston is the leader in the fields of acute burn injury treatment and rehabilitation. We are seeking a Child Life Assistant to join our team.

The Child Life Assistant is responsible for:

  • provides a developmentally supportive playroom for patients and families by planning and implementing creative activities

  • assists in the maintenance of a safe patient care environment by cleaning and maintaining playroom toys and equipment
  • participates in special events, outings and other child life supported programming
  • assists with managing donations, orienting and organizing volunteers and other non-patient care tasks

Job Requirements


High School Diploma required


  • 1 years experience in a pediatric setting preferred. 
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred


Company Overview

Shriners Hospitals for Children is committed to providing the highest quality care to children with neuromuscularskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.


Our work environment is mission driven, high quality and provides great satisfaction to all professionals through the unique healthcare setting.  We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing challenging and rewarding careers.


All of our positions, including on-call position, are benefits eligible.  We offer a robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexibile spending account, and a 403(b) retirement plan.  Employees who are 0.5 FTE or greater are also eligible for 100% company paid group life insurance, supplemental life insurance, 100% company paid short-term disability, long term disability and a generous PTO accrual.


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