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Child Life Therapist- Very Special Kids, Victoria

Very Special Kids have recently developed a new Child Life Therapy role within their team.

Very Special Kids is an eight bed children’s hospice which offers planned respite and emergency respite as well as end of life care for children with life threatening conditions.

As the Child Life Therapist you will be responsible for developing and implementing developmentally appropriate therapeutic and medical play in the Hospice for children with complex health needs, their siblings and to support the holistic needs of the family.

Applications close 15th November 2018. Please refer to the following website for more information.

Temporary part-time position at RCH Melbourne

The Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne currently have an exciting opportunity for someone to join their Educational Play Therapy team in a fixed term part-time role (mat leave replacement) in the Emergency Department program.

For further information or to apply, please visit:

Child Life Therapist – permanent part-time John Hunter Children’s Hospital, Newcastle NSW

An opportunity exists to join the team at John Hunter Children’s Hospital. This role is a permanent 1-day per week position with the potential for a second day per week on a fixed contract. The successful candidate will work in general ward areas and with some outpatients


Child Life Therapist- Hunter New England Health, Taree NSW

Manning Rural Referral Hospital are currently recruiting a permanent part-time Child Life Therapist for their paediatric unit.

For further information please contact Tracey Laidlaw on 65929282


Child Life New Graduate Internship – Children’s Hospital at Westmead

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, NSW is currently recruiting for a new graduate position in Child Life. This position is temporary part-time (24 hours per week) and is funded until 3/2/2018, with the potential of a second year of funding.

For more information contact Sandra Pengilly

T: 02 9845 2669   E:

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We are excited to announce that registrations are now open for the 10th ACLTA Biennial Conference “Challenges and Opportunities”, which will be held in Melbourne on March 22nd and 23rd, 2019 at The Larwill Studio (The Royal Children’s Hospital), Melbourne, VIC!

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