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CHILD LIFE SPECIALIST at Shriners Hospitals For Children


Shriners Hospitals For Children Sacramento, CA Per Diem
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Help create a brighter, stronger future for the children we serve at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California. A family-centered, academic pediatric medical center located in Sacramento, we provide state-of-the-art care for children with burns, orthopedic conditions, spinal cord injuries and other pediatric subspecialties.

We currently have Per Diem opportunities available for child life specialists to work with our specialty populations within our clinic, inpatient units and surgery area.

 SHCNC offers a competitive salary and benefit package, including continuing education and professional development opportunities. Other considerations include free parking, team approached interdisciplinary care, friendly environment and the satisfaction that our patients are receiving the best care available at no cost to them.

For consideration, submit resumes to Human Resources, 2425 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, fax to

or e-mail to [ Link removed ] - URL blocked - click to apply . To learn more about Shriners Hospitals, visit Shriners website at [ Link removed ] - URL blocked - click to apply EOE/Drug Free Workplace

Requires Baccalaureate Degree, previous experience working with hospitalized and healthy children, and Child Life certificate or proof of eligibility as well as current CPR.  A background in Child Development, Child Life, Psychology or a similar field is required. Previous experience with working with burn patients and being bi-lingual in English/Spanish is preferred. Candidate must have the ability to implement therapeutic play activities for individuals and groups. Ability to assess patient behaviors, have knowledge of growth and development as well as children's reactions to hospitalization and illness/injury and be able to implement appropriate interventions and coping strategies. Hours and days will vary and will include weekends.

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Per Diem


Sacramento, CA

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Health Care


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