The Child Life Supervisor provides supervision to a team of clinical support. The supervisor is responsible for coaching, mentoring, modeling best practices, scheduling, managing Paid Time Off (PTO) and day-to-day performance for direct reports. The position provides oversight of patient care and manages patient flow for Child Life and is responsible for ensuring appropriate care is provided by child life staff.
This supervisor of child life position will lead the child life department at CHCO's Southern Colorado location. This position will help to expand our current program and will partner with child life leadership work with the current child life specialists to build the team as we transition to the new location
This position is located in Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs is listed as #2 of best places to live in the U.S. (according to U.S. News & World Report)
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EDUCATION – Bachelor’s degree in Child Life, Child Development, Counseling Psychology, Social Work, Education, or related fields.
EXPERIENCE – Four years previous experience in providing child life services in a healthcare setting.
EQUIVALENCY – A Master or higher degree in a related field may substitute for the experience requirements on a year for year basis.
CERTIFICATION(S) – Child Life Professional Certification (CCLS)
LICENSURE – None
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 60424
About Children's Hospital Colorado Springs
Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcare excellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Colorado is a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well being of children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstanding hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known both for its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research and education programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kids throughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcare professionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties, Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16 Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.
A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.