You can make a difference in people’s lives every day. When you join UCLA Health, you’ll be working at an institution that provides leading-edge care to the people of L.A. and throughout the world. We provide our team members with the environment and support to do amazing work, because each and every one of them plays a vital role in our commitment to care.
- Three years working experience with young children, birth to 5 years of age; knowledge of early childhood education or child development or related areas of special education, speech/language therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, psychology or nursing & assistive technology.
- Experience teaching young children.
- Knowledge of how disabling conditions might interfere with the developmental progression of children between 0-5 years of age.
- Skill in working with infants/children with developmental disabilities & their families, using specialized training & experience.
- Ability to work as a team member to determine transdisciplinary approach needed for working with children with developmental disabilities
- Oral & written communication skills for preparing correspondence, reports & making formal presentations.
- Demonstrate good oral communication with a variety of social/economic & cultural backgrounds of children & families & professionals in related fields.
- Ability to physically handle children between 0-5 years of age with disabling conditions, using appropriate techniques. Ability to lift children up to 50 pounds.
Preferred Skills, knowledge, and abilities:
- Skill with the implementation of behavioral techniques such as ABA.
- Masters degree in child development, special education or related field.
- Ability to speak Spanish.
- Bachelors degree in child development, special education, or related field strongly preferred
I've been blessed to touch so many lives through my serving. It's a privilege to uplift other employees with words of encouragement and a smile.
The first thing i noticed when i joined the team was how everyone is very welcoming and friendly with supportive management. I did not feel like an outsider.
Once I joined, I knew UCLA Health was THE place to be due to the growth potential and training offered