Miller Children’s Hospital has internship opportunities available at the hospital for young professionals who are just embarking on their careers and want to learn more about a profession in the hospital environment.
The following internship opportunities are available, both clinical and non-clinical:
In partnership with many local colleges and universities, the Child Life Department at Miller Children’s Hospital has an exciting internship program that allows students to have a hands-on experience in a real hospital setting. College students, who are usually majoring in Childhood Development, have the opportunity to “shadow” Certified Child Life specialists and see the day-to-day work. Students also learn about important educational pieces such as preparing children for hospitalization and learning about medical play.
A 480 hour internship is offered through the Child Life Department at Miller Children’s Hospital. To apply for a Child Life internship, fill out the Child Life internship Application.
Responsibilities/duties of intern
Assist in development and implementation of marketing plans; conduct market research and track market share/ROI data; create various collateral pieces, including brochures, flyers and postcards; assist with writing Web and ad copy
Completed units toward a degree in Marketing/Business/Communications or similar field; strong writing skills; eye for design; computer savvy, especially with Microsoft Word and Publisher; interest in health care; strong initiative/outgoing Hours: Flexible; minimum of 20 hours/week
Minimum wage. No benefits.
Contact the Marketing Department for more information.