Child Life Specialist Job Description
The following is a full job description for Child Life Specialist. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Child Life Specialist along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Child Life Specialist is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Child Life Program Director, Underwriter (Life) III, Life Underwriting Director, Underwriter (Life) I, Life Underwriting Manager, Life Underwriting Supervisor, Underwriter (Life) II, Top Life Underwriting Executive, Marketing Specialist
Requirements and Responsibilities For Child Life Specialist
Responsible for the design and implementation of pediatric programs, therapies, and activities among young patients. Works with families to assist in caring for childhood hospitalizations or disabilities. Monitors child development to ensure normal progression. Provides in-depth care as needed to more urgent cases. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Child Life Activities Specialist, Child Life Program Specialist, Child Life Specialist
Similar Jobs:  Child Life Program Director, Underwriter (Life) III, Life Underwriting Director, Underwriter (Life) I, Life Underwriting Manager, Life Underwriting Supervisor, Underwriter (Life) II, Top Life Underwriting Executive, Marketing Specialist
Level of Education:  Child Life Specialist Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Child Life Specialist Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Child Life Specialist Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Child Life Specialist Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Categories:  Healthcare -- Administrative, Healthcare -- Technicians, Non-Profit and Social Services
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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