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Division Chief for Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics and Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician
September 23, 2022
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is currently recruiting a DIVISION CHIEF FOR DEVELOPMENTAL/BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS. We are seeking a candidate board certified in Pediatrics as well as board eligible/certified in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics or board eligible/certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. Our ideal candidate will lead and continue to develop our comprehensive academic/clinical program. The candidate will have administrative, academic, and clinical practice management experience within a complex pediatric tertiary care center. Strong leadership skills and the ability to develop trust and work cooperatively in a diverse and inclusive environment are essential. WE ARE ALSO LOOKING TO ADD AN ADDITIONAL FACULTY MEMBER that will have both academic and clinical responsibilities. All individuals will hold faculty appointments at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. Research interests are strongly desired and supported.
Our Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics program is located at Children’s Hospital and provides clinical services at the Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI). Our interdisciplinary team includes three Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians, two nurse practitioners, a social worker, and behavioral health providers. The Section of Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics and MMI has an established fellowship program committed to developing Developmental Pediatricians who will be leaders in the field recognized for patient care, teaching, and research.
With a mission to improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities and their families, MMI has over 300 faculty and staff in numerous health and rehabilitation-related fields. MMI provides over 50,000 patient visits per year (70% community based), conducts basic and applied research, and has an academic teaching program. The Nebraska LEND and UCEDD programs are located at MMI.
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is the only full-service pediatric healthcare center in Nebraska, providing expertise in more than 50 pediatric specialty services to children across a five-state region and beyond. As the region’s pediatric healthcare leader, we’re dedicated to exceptional care, advocacy, research, and education. We are home to Nebraska’s only Level IV regional Newborn Intensive Care Unit and the state’s only Level II Pediatric Trauma Center. The Child Health Research Institute was established in 2017 and aims to assist investigators with start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science, or translational research.
With a population of nearly one million, Omaha offers all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in arts and cultural activities and is home to a world-class zoo that appeals to children and adults alike. Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools and is home to numerous universities and colleges. In addition to the many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials, and the College World Series. This, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for extraordinary quality of life.
We are committed to increasing diversity in our organizations to reflect the population we serve and encourage applications from all candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Jacki Nunjnun@childrensomaha.orgAdministrator, Physician, and Faculty Affairs
Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician
September 22, 2022
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is currently recruiting a Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation physician. We seek individuals who are fellowship trained in Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation to provide clinical expertise for this growing department. He/she will have clinical and academic experience within a complex pediatric tertiary care medical center. Successful candidates will hold a faculty appointment commensurate with their demonstrated academic accomplishment through the Department of PM&R in the College of Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
The Child Health Research Institute, a partnership with Children’s Hospital and Medical Center and UNMC, assists investigators with start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science, or translational research. Research interests are strongly desired and supported. Children’s growth and transformation creates opportunity for innovation, education, and research. This is a unique opportunity with unlimited potential to advance a strong clinical and academic career in Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
About Children’s Hospital and Medical Center:
- 225-bed, nonprofit organization
- Level II Pediatric Trauma Center
- Level IV NICU
- Provide expertise in more than 50 specialties across a five-state region and beyond
- Recently expanded surgical space, NICU, radiology and Emergency Department
- Named one of the best employers in the state by Forbes magazine
With a population of nearly one million, Omaha offers all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in arts and cultural activities and is home to a world-class zoo that appeals to children and adults alike. Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools and is home to numerous universities and colleges. In addition to the many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials and the College World Series. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.
We are committed to increasing diversity in our organizations to reflect the population that we serve and encourage applications from all candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Administrator, Physician Recruitment
Research Professional - University of Georgia (UGA)
September 14, 2022
The Department of Kinesiology at the University of Georgia (UGA) invites applications for a Research Professional position. We seek a highly motivated individual interested in working with children with cerebral palsy. The position is a 1-year appointment, which may be extended with continued funding. The position is supported by a grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Primary responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day activities of a randomized controlled trial examining the effect of daily vibration treatment on muscle development, physical activity, and balance in children with cerebral palsy.
The Research Professionals will perform a broad range of management, administrative and technical duties that facilitate the project's success. Testing will involve dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, muscle strength assessment, electromyography, balance assessment, physical activity monitoring, blood analysis, and other health-related assessments.
Find more information and apply here!
Pediatric Physiatrist - Baylor Scott & White Health Roney Bone & Joint Institute
September 1, 2022
Discover the benefits of a nationally recognized healthcare organization with a full-time outpatient focused Pediatric Physiatrist practice at our Baylor Scott & White Health Roney Bone & Joint Institute in Temple, Texas.
- Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Fellowship training in Pediatric PM&R preferred, open to new fellows
- General outpatient Pediatric PM&R at Roney Bone & Joint in Temple
- Inpatient consults at McLane’s Children’s Hospital, including limited call
- Possible outreach to Waco/Killeen pediatric locations
About Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s Medical Center
Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's Medical Center is a 64-bed full-service children’s hospital with 48 medical/surgical rooms and 16 private Pediatric ICU rooms. McLane Children's Hospital is a rapidly growing practice with expanding specialized services in hematology, neurosurgery, GI, and Orthopedics. The hospital has a 24-hour pediatric emergency department, a Level II Trauma center, and an advanced diagnostic imaging center. The hospital offers a pediatric residency training program to prepare the next generation of competent and caring physicians.
About Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple, TX
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple is a 574-bed multi-specialty teaching hospital with a Level I Trauma designation. The hospital was ranked as the #2 teaching hospital in the United States by Thomson Reuters. The hospital has 31 accredited residency and fellowship programs.
About the Community
Temple is regarded as one of the best areas to live and work in Texas and was ranked the sixth most affordable place to live in the U.S. in 2019. In addition to no state taxes, Temple enjoys a robust economy and a cost of living lower than the national average. Served by four independent school districts and nationally recognized Temple College, the community prioritizes education. Dubbed the “Wildflower Capital of Texas,” Temple lies along the famous Texas Wildflower Trail and is the demographic center of the state, with convenient access to major cities including Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio.
As the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas, Baylor Scott & White Health provides full-range, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation, and emergency medical services through 49 hospitals and over 800 patient access points.
- Our competitive benefits package includes
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Generous relocation
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1
- Employed position
Contact: Melisa Harrison, MAL
- Doctorate Degree in Medicine, MD or Do
- Licensed to Practice Medicine in Texas by the Texas Medical Board by start date.
- Where Applicable - Employee shall be currently board certified in his or her specialty or demonstrate board eligibility of the American Board of Medical Specialties or the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists
Five of our hospitals made Healthgrades’ America’s 250 Best Hospitals list, indicating they are in the top 5% in the nation for overall clinical excellence.
Physician Leader - Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Penn State Health Children’s Hospital
August 8, 2022
Penn State Health Children’s Hospital in Hershey, Pennsylvania, seeks an entrepreneurial physician leader for the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics to enhance and grow this important program.
The Division Chief, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics serves a critical leadership role in growing, developing, and maintaining programs within the division. The Chief will have interest and experience in teaching medical students, pediatric residents, and other learners in the clinical setting. An interest in research would be supported but is not required. With responsibility for all clinical, educational, research, and operational functioning within the division, the Division Chief will oversee budgeting, physician staff management, patient services, and other functions related to the division.
Experience should include a full range of developmental disorders, particularly evaluation and management of autism, attention deficit disorder, and medication use for co-morbidities. Area of specialization in other aspects of development, including aspects of behavior management, developmental co-morbidities associated with genetic disorders or young children with significant developmental impairment, would be preferred.
The successful candidate will be a visionary leader with knowledge and experience in a comprehensive academic setting. The candidate will have a proven record as a problem solver and the ability to implement innovative solutions to contemporary challenges. The new Chief, Developmental Behavior Pediatrics will have demonstrated leadership in clinical care, administration and have a strong clinical expertise within the field of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics.
- MD, DO, or equivalent degree or MD/PhD from an accredited institution.
- Board certification in Pediatrics with fellowship training in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics.
- Board-certification in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics.
- Eligibility for permanent, unrestricted licensure in Pennsylvania.
- Management/Leadership experience preferred.
Penn State Health Children’s Hospital (PSHCH) is the only children’s hospital in central Pennsylvania with the region’s only pediatric intensive care unit, level IV neonatal intensive care unit (56 beds) and pediatric trauma center. This 146-bed facility, included within the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center license, treats more than 125,000 patients annually, was constructed on the principles of family-centered care. PSHCH is routinely ranked among the best Children’s Hospitals in the nation due to their focus on patient care, safety, and research.
In 2020 the Children’s Hospital expand by three additional floors, including a new neonatal intensive care unit and integrated Labor and Delivery service. These new facilities provide integrated antepartum and postpartum units and include nine LDRs and 36 postpartum beds, as well as a 56-bed NICU constructed atop Penn State Health Children’s Hospital.
The Division of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
The Division of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics specializes in autism, attention deficit disorder, sleep disorders, learning problems, and developmental delays.
The Developmental Behavioral Division provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary evaluations for children with suspected autism, ADHD, and a variety of developmental impairments. Current special interests of the division include psychopharmacology for treatment of aggression, use of medical marijuana in setting of autism, behavioral sleep evaluation, and treatment, assessment of speech apraxia and other complex speech disorders as well as evaluation of reading disorders, including dyslexia.
Hershey, Pennsylvania’s local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or a thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Known as the home of the Hershey chocolate bar, Hershey's community is rich in history and offers an abundant range of outdoor activities, arts, and diverse experiences. Conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC.
Nominations are greatly appreciated and may be sent to:
Jennifer Schaulin, Pediatric Practice Leader & Principal
c/o Molly Johnson, Consultant
Executive & Physician Leadership Search, AMN Leadership Solutions, AMN Healthcare
Academic Scholar - Pediatrician, Division of Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation, Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
August 3, 2022
The Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (UB), Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and Oishei Children’s Hospital is seeking a Pediatrician to join our team at the Robert Warner Center for Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.
- Primarily outpatient care focused on the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of disabilities/disorders, including various forms of developmental delay and learning disorders, autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, genetic abnormalities, and behavioral disorders.
- Responsibilities will include teaching residents and medical students and maintaining a clinical schedule.
- Call taken at home
- Faculty appointment at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biological Medicine provides vast opportunities for scholarly work, clinical education, growth, and collaboration in a rich academic environment.
- Salary commensurate with experience and comprehensive benefits. New graduates or experienced physicians are encouraged to apply.
Buffalo offers an impressive array of cultural and recreational opportunities uncommon for a region of its size. Buffalo’s rich cultural resources reflect its distinguished history and commitment to sustaining the arts, including the Grammy Award-winning Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; the world-class collection of modern painting and sculpture at the Albright-Knox Art gallery; an extensive array of historic architectural treasures designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, H.H. Richardson, Louis Sullivan, and Eero and Eliel Saarinen; an expansive park system (including Delaware Park) considered to be the very best work of designer Frederick Law Olmsted and a variety of summer festivals. The city is home to the state’s largest concentration of theaters outside of New York City. From the Michigan Street Baptist Church to the Underground Railroad to jazz history at the Colored Musicians Club and museum, Buffalo Has a rich African-American heritage to explore. Buffalo is a family-friendly, livable, and affordable city with Niagara Falls, one of the major tourist attractions of the world, a short drive away. Buffalo is close to two significant wine growing regions-Niagara Escarpment and the Finger Lakes region. It was named one of the Top 10 Food cities by National Geographic. Rich in natural resources and beauty, the Buffalo Niagara region is a 4 season region that offers the best for seasonal sports enthusiasts, including the NFL’s Buffalo Bills and the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres.
UBMD Pediatrics is one of 18 practice plans within UBMD Physicians’ Group, the single largest medical group in the area, and supported by 14 pediatric subspecialties. Our physicians also make up the academic teaching faculty within the Department of Pediatrics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
- Completion of accredited pediatric residency
- BE/BC in pediatrics
- Physician MD/DO licensed in New York or eligible for medical licensure
View the job posting online: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/36352
Pediatric Physiatrist/Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Physician
July 29, 2022
Phoenix Children’s is seeking a talented, energetic, compassionate, and collegial Pediatric Physiatrist/Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine physician to join the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). The Division of PM&R, a key division within Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s, comprises an expert team of three fellowship-trained pediatric PM&R physicians and two nurse practitioners who provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary care, allowing children to achieve their optimal level of independence.
The ideal candidates will have a broad base of clinical knowledge and a strong interest in program development, specifically the growth of inpatient and outpatient programs as Phoenix Children’s continues to expand services and capability.
Clinical work includes the inpatient rehabilitation unit, the inpatient PM&R consult service, the outpatient physiatry clinic, and other multidisciplinary clinics. The Division is actively involved in injection therapy management for spasticity and dystonia in various settings and multidisciplinary surgical management, including SDR/ITB/DBS. Opportunities are available for clinical expansion in EMG/NCV. Educational/teaching involvement with the Honor Health PM&R residency program in Phoenix and pediatric, neurology, and palliative care training programs.
Highlights of PM&R Division
- The only dedicated acute pediatric and adolescent inpatient rehabilitation program and the only fellowship-trained pediatric PM&R staff in the state of Arizona and in the contiguous regions.
- 12-bed CARF accredited inpatient unit with private rooms, ventilator capability, and contiguous therapy gym and private therapy treatment room spaces
- Up-to-date rehab technology and experienced inpatient and outpatient pediatric therapists
- Onsite school program, psychology, neuropsychology, pet, and music therapy support services
- Gait lab
- Strong interdisciplinary environment
- Opportunities for pediatric and PM&R resident education, medical student, and fellow rotations
- Ability to seek faculty status at the University of Arizona, Arizona State, Mayo Clinic, and Creighton
- Clinical research opportunities and institutional research support
- Part of Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s and a member of the Phoenix Children’s Medical Group
- Administrative opportunities for the neuroscience institute, hospital level, and University of Arizona College of Medicine committee membership as well as opportunities for leadership within the Division, the PM&R residency program, and the Phoenix Children’s Medical Staff
For application, please contact:
David Blaha (email@example.com)
Physician Talent Acquisition Partner
Academic Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
July 27, 2022
The Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine seeks to recruit a full-time faculty member to join its section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio (CHofSA). The ideal candidate will be a reliable, hard-working, team player who will participate in clinical, educational & research programs and help represent the Section in the community and nationally.
Through partnership with CHRISTUS Health System and Baylor College of Medicine, The Children’s Hospital is the first and only freestanding, academic, not-for-profit children's hospital in San Antonio and serves as a focal point for pediatric services throughout the community.
The Rehabilitation program has extensive outpatient clinics, electrodiagnostics, botulinum toxin injections, intrathecal baclofen pump management, inpatient rehab program, and consults from the NICU, PICU, and throughout the hospital. In addition to clinical activities, we participate in resident and medical student education.
As the nation's seventh-largest city, San Antonio is known for its history and blend of cultures. Located in south central Texas, San Antonio has 300+ days of sunny weather, mild winters, and an affordable cost of living. The city has much to offer with diverse employment opportunities for spouses, excellent public and private schools, the San Antonio Riverwalk, Alamo, a professional basketball team and soccer team, with minor league baseball, dynamic cuisine, two major amusement parks, Morgan’s Wonderland, and an extensive urban park system.
Qualified applicants must have an MD, DO, or MD or DO/PhD degree, be BE/BC in Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and have or will obtain a Texas medical license.
The position will be at the Assistant, Associate or Professor, with the rank and appointment determined by the candidate’s credentials and experience.
Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and letter of interest by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit https://www.bcm.edu/ for more information.
Maureen Nelson, M.D.
Chief of Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
The Children's Hospital of San Antonio
Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Pediatric Developmental-Behavioral or Neurodevelopmental Faculty
July 7, 2022
On behalf of the Cook Children's Health Care System (CCHCS) located in Ft. Worth, Texas, CareerPhysician, a national leader in child health faculty and leadership recruitment, is pleased to inform you of a national search for outstanding candidates for openings in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics. We believe these faculty openings to be among the best career opportunities currently available in the US in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.
CCHCS is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, and Health Foundation. Cook Children’s Medical Center is a freestanding 443-bed quaternary care pediatric hospital that is consistently ranked by US News and World Report. The integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North and West Texas, serving a 23-county referral network. The Cook Children's Physician Network is the largest pediatric multi-specialty physician group in its service area with over 600 employed specialty and primary care providers.
Key Opportunity Highlights:
- Seeking candidates, including 2023 fellows, with an interest in joining a thriving Developmental-Behavioral practice that is supported by the more than 300 referring members of the Cook Children’s Physician Network.
- Qualified candidates may participate in the fellow’s retention program that will provide a monthly stipend of $2,500 from the time a contract is signed through the start of practice with Cook Children’s.
- Enjoy strong interdisciplinary collaboration and support from related specialties, special education, applied behavioral analysis, child psychiatry, and psychology.
- New innovative clinic space is currently under design and construction that will facilitate the group's innovative collaboration as part of the Cook Children’s Neuroscience Institute and Child Study Center.
- One of the Nation’s only programs with an accredited school dedicated to children with developmental and learning disabilities. The Jane Justin School enrolls students between the ages of 3 and 21 and has been a pillar of education in the community for more than 20 years.
- Clinical research in your areas of interest is encouraged and supported through the CCMC IRB and grant writing office, but not required.
- Nationally recognized pediatric sub-specialty platform with 35 departments and more than 40 outpatient primary care clinics.
- Highly competitive compensation and benefits package, no state income tax, and a strong economy in one of the fastest-growing areas of the United States.
For more details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a candidate, please contact Karis Beasley at email@example.com. All interactions will remain confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant.
Cook Children’s Health Care System is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
Clinical Scientist- Neuroscience or Rehabilitation
December 21, 2021
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare has two open Clinical Scientist opportunities.
The PhD scientist will provide oversight and leadership of the Rehabilitation Research Program or Neurosciences Research Program in a dyad role with the Rehabilitation Research or Neuorscience Research physician leader/s. They will establish and identify research needs and priorities within the Cerebral Palsy Institute and will design, conduct, facilitate, and disseminate clinically focused research that aligns with the vision and mission of the Rehabilitation Research Program or Neuroscience Research Program and the Gillette mission and strategy. The incumbent will also provide mentorship, teaching, and supervision to clinical staff in the review, design, analyses, and dissemination of clinical research.
Specific duties are determined by the work setting or patient population served; however, in all positions, serving patients with challenging and complex conditions requires a concentration of specialized staff able to work in highly coordinated teams. We organize care around each patient’s condition which requires staff at multiple levels and across many departments to exhibit exceptional teamwork qualities including communicating efficiently and effectively and adopting the behaviors required for high functioning integrated teams, consistent with our Gillette CARES expectations.
Prioritizing continuous, multiple interpersonal interactions, projects and deadlines with clinicians while balancing your own related research projects and deadlines.
- Ph.D. or candidate in a basic or health science, including education in the principles and methods of scientific investigation
- Previous experience in protocol development, data collection, analysis, interpretation, reporting and information display
- Demonstrated success at research publication and grant writing
- History of interdisciplinary collaboration
- Working knowledge of scientific research design and statistical analysis in the area of the assigned DRA
- Experience in a clinical setting
Gillette requires all staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and influenza unless there is a Gillette-approved medical or religious exemption. New hires will be required to have at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine prior to starting employment and submit proof of 1st dose of COVID-19 vaccine and influenza vaccine prior to 1st day.
Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse team, as we know that the diverse experiences of our employees make Gillette a stronger and better organization. We are committed to creating an equitable and inclusive environment where all patients, families and staff are welcomed and valued. We believe diverse perspectives and identities foster excellence, improve patient care and are essential for Gillette to fulfill its mission. Our team members collaborate to help patients of all backgrounds and abilities reach their full potential.
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of an individual's race, color, creed, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation or gender identity, military status or any other class protected by federal, state or local laws.
We partner with individuals and families to provide specialized, coordinated care for individuals who have complex, rare or traumatic conditions starting in childhood.
To learn more about working at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, please visit https://www.gillettechildrens.org/careers.