The Child Life Zone Assistant is an entry level position that is responsible for providing essential life experiences and family support to patients and families in the health care system. The Child Life Zone Assistant collaborates with the Child Life Zone Coordinator, Child Life Specialists, other health care providers and the community, to promote growth and development and facilitate positive adjustment for patients and families throughout the healthcare experience. As a Child Life staff member, the Child Life Zone Assistant is expected to demonstrate a commitment to the Cook Children's operating values by integrating them into each job function: Live quality while improving efficiency Challenge the status quo by allowing innovation to be integrated into daily work Think creatively, plan analytically and then act decisively Communicate in an open, respectful, timely and effective manner Encourage personal fulfillment, optimism and joy in the work place.
High School Diploma or equivalent is required
Associates degree or equivalent college coursework in Child Development or related field is required
Minimum of 2 years of direct care experience with children