Sanford Health Child's Voice Advocate - Child's Voice in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Child's Voice Advocate | Child's Voice | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Child's Voice

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Assesses the developmental level of children during their evaluation and provides emotional support and supervision accordingly. Support is provided to children ranging from infancy to adolescence development and who may be in crisis. Will address the comfort needs of children and families in a non-judgmental manner while facilitating positive coping thru structured interactions with children. Support the operational needs of the department and promoting a safe and child friendly environment. Has knowledge of basic child development and family systems. Has knowledge of the developmental effects of stress and trauma on children and interventions to alleviate distress. Has knowledge of the special needs of children with chronic or disabling conditions.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

QUALIFICATIONS

BLS certification Minimum of a high school diploma. Two years of college or Associates Degree with child development courses and /or experience preferred. At least six (6) months related experience is required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req8085