We Are Hiring
Child Life Assistant - Childrens Comprehensive Care - Part-Time, Day - Strictly Peds Medical Office Building - Austin,TX
Schedule: Monday - Friday half days (part time) with occasional outside events to attend.
Location: Capital Plaza-Children's Comprehensive Care
Specialty: Children with medical complexity or special needs
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, is a faith-based non-profit healthcare system founded in 1902 by the Daughters of Charity. Called to be a sign of God’s unconditional love for all, Ascension Seton strives to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services. Ascension Seton operates more than 100 clinical locations, including four teaching hospitals which serve as training sites for Dell Medical School at The University of Texas.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As a Child Life Assistant with Seton Family of Hospitals-TX, you will have the opportunity to provide a safe environment for a group of children. In this role, you will be responsible for providing therapeutic activities and developmentally appropriate play to our patients and siblings while they are at our clinic. This includes time in the play area of the waiting room, the child life room, and the patient rooms. You are also responsible for cleaning toys and play environment to ensure proper infection control. The Child Life Assistant will support special events like our family night and camp for siblings as well as help with organization and ordering of toys and supplies. We are a great team, with collaboration with larger medical team, wonderful children and families to serve, lots of great learning around psychosocial support and the child life profession/working with children with special needs.
What You Will Need
Equal Employment Opportunity
Seton Healthcare Family is an equal employment opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and complies with all applicable federal, state and local equal employment regulations and laws. It is the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to afford equal employment opportunities to all employees and prospective employees without regard to their race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic or status that is protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all personnel actions, such as hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion, termination, layoff and all other conditions and privileges of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.
Seton Healthcare Family is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
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