Transition Specialist McDowell Center for Children
One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, INC. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed # 275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipmentneeded to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Transition Specialist Job Duties include, but aren't limited to: Providing transition assessments (Interest and career inventories, aptitudes, work skills) to all students. Maintaining a "Transition Profile" for each student. Collaborates with community businesses to establish work experience and shadowing opportunities. Use a transition goal generator to assist with goal setting. Post-Secondary Planning Facilitate virtual tours career interest of students Facilitate tours of workplace settings and/ or post-secondary institutions Provide a list of work experience opportunities in the community. Other duties as assigned.
Education:: Bachelors Degree in Education preferred Previous experience working with students in residential treatment centers.