As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours Children’s Health System is seeking applicants for multiple positions within our growing Child and Community Behavioral Health Division.
Results from our recent Community Health Needs Assessment showed behavioral health as the top ranked identified need in Delaware and surrounding Pennsylvania counties. As a result, we are developing programs to address this critical gap in services. We are seeking individuals to join our new Child and Community Behavioral Health Program. These positions will join our growing Behavioral Health Division in Wilmington, Delaware and at our satellite campuses in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Qualifications for all positions include a Ph.D/ Psy.D from an APA-accredited clinical psychology program, a pre-doctoral Internship from an APA-accredited site, and at least one year of postdoctoral experience in a child clinical setting. Most qualified applicants for these positions will bring breadth and depth of training in both assessment and treatment with focus on generalist child clinical psychology. Experiences seeing children across the age continuum from 0-18 years and evidence of training in evidence-based practice are highly preferable. Applicants must be licensed or license eligible in DE, NJ, and PA. Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children.
Nemours (Nemours.org) is an open and welcoming place to work, and values diversity in all its forms. Additionally, Nemours aspires to have its workforce and providers reflect the rich diversity of the communities we serve. Candidates of diverse backgrounds, Spanish-speaking applicants, and those committed to working with diverse populations and conversant in multicultural issues are strongly encouraged to apply.
A.I duPont Hospital for Children is a state-of-the-art facility and is located in a suburban setting, a half hour from Philadelphia. Academic appointment through Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University is strongly encouraged and supported.
To apply for these positions, please send letter of interest and CV to WLMBH-DMRecruitment@Nemours.org. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.