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the Dayton Children’s difference

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Dayton Children’s has been named a “Best Place to Work” time and time again and even recently name the #1 employer in Ohio by Forbes for the second year in a row! More than 3,900 employees come to work every day to make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families. We see this difference every day in the comments and stories we hear from families!

We are growing and are looking for the best talent for our team at Dayton Children’s. We want people who embody our values and want to become a part of the Dayton Children’s difference. If that is you, apply today!

benefits that go above and beyond


We believe our employees are our most important investment which is why we take the time to build a positive work environment and offer competitive benefits including:

  • updated, competitive pay
  • health benefits
  • PTO benefits
  • life, retirement and financial benefits
  • plus more optional benefits!


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thriving careers with great culture


Our special workplace is driven by the people that power us – our employees! Our workforce thrives off being family-oriented, empowering and compassionate. Plus, there’s no better place to have fun! We love to celebrate each other and observances by:

  • recognizing coworkers on our reward and recognition platform
  • dressing up for Halloween and superhero day
  • throwing birthday paw-ties for our facility dogs
  • support from leadership to grow your career, including opportunities with tuition assistance and our career connections program
  • and more!

diversity, equity and inclusion

Dayton Children's is a mosaic of employees who bring together a variety of backgrounds, styles, perspectives, values and beliefs to serve children, families and each other. To support the continued focus on diversity, equity and inclusion we have a variety of programs for our staff like:

  •  employee resource groups
  •  career connections program
  •  minority nursing assistance program
  •  cultural celebrations
  •  religious observances and more!

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locally specialized, nationally recognized

Our kids deserve the very best in pediatric care. Providing that care is why Dayton Children’s exists. While our pediatric experts are nationally recognized, it’s our specialty in caring for kids locally that truly sets us apart. Plain and simple – no one is more committed to the health, well-being and safety of the children of our community than Dayton Children’s.

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Dayton Children’s is driven by the values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and equity. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and are ready to go above and beyond in supporting our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region.

current employees

Do you currently work at Dayton Children's and are looking to apply for another position? Apply internally through your employee WorkDay account by visiting the 'Jobs Hub' worklett and clicking ‘browse jobs'. You can update your resume and job history by visiting the ‘career’ tab within your employee ‘profile’ in WorkDay.

equal opportunity employer

Dayton Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard national origin, ancestry, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, age, disability, veteran and military status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. 

Applicants with questions about access or need for a reasonable accommodation during any stage in the application and hiring process, please contact employee experience at (937) 641-3429.



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    Because we care, Dayton Children's is a leader when it comes to the benefits we provide our staff!

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    what are people saying?

    Learn more about working for Dayton Children's by checking out our reviews on Indeed and Glassdoor.