Renal School Liaison

 
Position: Renal School Liaison

Job ID: 151424

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: RENAL ALLIED HEALTH

Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.    

Summary:

We are searching for a Renal School Liaison — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll provide school advocacy and tutoring instruction to chronic kidney disease patients. You will be facilitating appropriate curriculum and programming for each individual school age patient. Lastly, you will advocate directly with schools, families and medical teams to ensure appropriate provisions for placement and accommodations within individual school settings.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?

 



Responsibilities :

  • Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs and abilities of students
  • Assesses individual patient’s education needs and makes referrals to specific school specialists as needed
  • Assesses and develops interventions based on school function (as reported in PedsQLsurvey results)
  • Prepares lessons that reflect accommodations for individual patients
  • Collaborates with Care Team
  • Provides educational development for Renal medical team

 



Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or related field
  • TSTC- Texas Standard Teaching Cert or TLTC- Texas Lifetime Teaching Cert
  • 3 years of special education experience


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