Child Life Job Opportunities

Child Life Specialist Needed at Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

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Child Life Specialist Needed at WVU Medicine

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Child Life Specialists Needed At Palm Beach Children's Hospital

Palm Beach Children's Hospital in Florida are now hiring two Child Life Specialists. They are in need of specialists who can act as an advocate for children and their families, and use their knowledge of child development to enhance the hospital environment for pediatric patients. Click here to learn more about the position and how to apply!

Child Life Specialist Needed At St. George Regional Hospital

Carley Barrett is a certified child life specialist working in the emergency department at St. George Regional Hospital in beautiful St. George, Utah. Their emergency department is looking for another enthusiastic child life specialist to join their team, and she wants to ensure that our students are aware of this exciting opportunity. Click on this link for the application and more information about the position.

If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Carley Barrett at

Supporting Medically Fragile Children and Their Families

Want to learn more about what a Child Life Specialist can do in a non-traditional setting?

The following article below reviews how a Child Life Specialist can help families, children, and youth to cope with stress and uncertainty they are facing. It discusses their role in a hospital setting as well as how to form a successful collaboration.

Downey Foundation for Educational Opportunities

The Downey Foundation for Educational Opportunities (DFEO) has some open positions for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year!

The Downey Foundation for Educational Opportunities is looking for creative and organized Group Leaders who enjoy working with students in grades K-8th. DFEO provides enrichment to Downey Unified School District (DUSD) students through the Access Program held before and after school.

If you are interested in looking to work with youth, we are a great place to start! Attached is the link to our website for more information regarding the open positions.

Job Opportunities — DFEO

Interested in Graduate School?

APU's Department of Psychology houses three graduate programs. This video briefly goes over these programs and provides information about taking graduate level coursework during your undergraduate career.

MS Child Life:

MS Counseling Psychology with Specialization in Children and Adolescence:

MS in Research Psychology and Data Analytics:

For more information, please contact:

Jacquelyn Babikian, M.A.

MS Program Coordinator

Department of Psychology

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Position Opening

The Child Life Services team creates opportunities for children, teens and families to play, learn and discover at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals. We are currently seeking a Per Diem Child Life Specialist to join our team in San Francisco. Please apply or share this link with qualified candidates:

FT position at Norton Childrens Hospital-Kentucky

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Instructor, Human Development and Family Science: 9-month appointment (90% teaching and 10% service) Position to begin December 1, 2020 Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please follow link for more information: Click here.

Child Life Specialist (1.0 FTE), Essential Health, Duluth, MN: Click here.

Open Child Life Position - Henderson, NV St. Rose Dominican Hospital

St. Rose Dominican Hospital in Henderson, NV is hiring 2 part time Child Life positions for Pediatrics/PICU or a full time Child Life Specialist if more interest !

Feel free to e-mail for questions.

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