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/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children
Child Clinical Psychology Positions Announcement
We are excited to announce the expansion of Behavioral Health at the Nemours/A. I. duPont Hospital for Children. Our Division has experienced rapid growth across many areas over the past few years. We expanded our Behavioral Health Services to serve a broader range of underserved mental health concerns in our community, specifically in the areas of anxiety, depression, trauma, and ADHD.
Director of Child Clinical Psychology Services. We are seeking a mid-career Psychologist with strong background in program development and clinical service across the spectrum of child and adolescent concerns. The Director of Child Clinical Psychology Services will report to the Chief Psychologist and will oversee program development and clinical services across all child clinical care areas, as well as oversee a team of psychologists providing services in these areas. The Director will also develop a Nemours Associates’ Child and Family Program, which will offer evidence-based preventive services and psychological evaluation and intervention to the children of Nemours employees. Across all clinics, emphasis will be placed on supporting the provision of family-centered, evidence-based care in the context of a rapidly changing health care environment. The Director will partner with our Psychology Primary Care program in developing community partnerships for children and families needing longer term, community based care. We are seeking an individual with specific interest in telehealth as we look for opportunities to meet the needs of families in more rural areas of southern Delaware.
Qualifications 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 setting. Applicants must be licensed or license eligible in DE. Applicants for the Director position should be at least seven years post-licensure, with evidence of prior leadership experience.
Send letter of interest and CV to WLMBH-DMRecruitment@Nemours.org and state Child Psychology Position in the subject line. Applications currently will be accepted until the positions are filled.
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.
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.