Gillette is seeking qualified candidates for the Department Head position of our Child and Family Services (CFS) department. The CFS department is comprised of highly skilled professionals who support Child Life, Therapeutic Recreation, Family Services, Neuropsychology, Psychology, Social Work, Interpreter Services and Chaplaincy for patients and families in an integrated clinical environment. The ideal candidate will have strong core values, integrity, and vision that align with department and organizational goals. They will also have the ability to inspire shared purpose, build team morale, and empower others.
This role is responsible for the daily operations to ensure optimized fiscal management, develop new programs and grow staff while supporting Gillette’s mission and goals. Qualified individuals will need to come with strong operational leadership skills with a clinical background. Additionally, as an advocate for these departments the manager will work to support excellence in healthcare, research and education that serves a unique patient population.
Master’s degree obtained or in progress
Minimum of 5 years of clinical experience relevant to the position
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a leadership, supervisory or managerial role within a relevant clinical setting
The ability to initiate and complete significant and complex process improvement initiatives that involve a number of stakeholders
Demonstrated ability to work closely with physicians and clinical providers
Graduate degree in Social Work or Psychology
Licensure by State of Minnesota
Experience in delivery of services to populations with disabilities
Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is different from other children’s hospitals for one simple reason: our focus. Gillette is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in the diagnosis and treatment of children, teens and adults who have disabilities and complex medical conditions. We focus on providing our patients with an exceptionajl depth of expertise, rather than trying to pro...vide care for all pediatric conditions. Our patients’ needs are extensive and, in many cases, require lifelong care.