Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Teacher Job

Job Number: RIH10552

Job Title: Per Diem - Secondary Teacher Hospital School - Hasbro Partial Hospital Program

Department: Hasbro Partial Hospital Prgm - 1013196

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Master’s Degree in education or a related field.

Certification in the State of Rhode Island.

Thorough knowledge of theory and techniques of educating secondary level children, including those with special needs.

High level of interpersonal skills to effectively interact with patients, families, and professionals within and outside the Hospital.

Analytical and organizational skills to assess individual needs; plans, implements, and evaluates educational programs integrating traditional and innovative teaching methods; and to prepare and maintain related records and reports.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Two years teaching experience at the secondary level in a public or private school system.

Additional three to six months on-the-job experience to become familiar with the Hospital and department policies and procedures.

Reports to the Manager, Child Life Services. Plans and implements educational program to meet intellectual needs of secondary school level patients, consistent with standards established by Department of Education. Plans and implements individual and group lesson plans. Ensures continuity of educational plan with school systems for post-discharge period. Orients, trains and supervises volunteers and students assigned to area of responsibility; arranges for and coordinates provision of tutorial services.