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Perinatal Educator – Perinatal Education & Support Services (Per Diem Evenings 8-Hr)  (MIL000868) To apply click here


At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.

MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach is the second largest and one of only eight free-standing children’s hospitals in California. The Memorial Care Center for Women is home to one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in California. We are the embodiment of MemorialCare’s commitment to the health care needs of children and their families. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. Our talented professionals use advanced technology and inspiring teamwork to make our vision of care a reality for thousands of individuals.

Position Summary:

The Perinatal Educator conducts classes for women of the community and their families. He/she is responsible for development and implementation of all educational activities for new parents relating to childbirth. The Perinatal Educator actively participates in fulfilling the mission of Miller Children’s Hospital and the Women’s Pavilion. At all times the Miller strategic plan will be executed in accordance with departmental goals and objective.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Prior work experience in hospital based perinatal health education, teaching a variety of classes such as childbirth preparation classes, baby care classes, parenting classes, as well as support classes for after having baby is preferred.
  • Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.
  • Must be Certified Childbirth Educator, or equivalent.
  • Certified Lactation Educator Counselor is preferred.
  • Current Basic Life Support certification from the American Heart Association is required.
  • Registered Nurse (RN) is preferred or a BS in a health related field is desired.

Primary Location: United States-California-Long Beach

Job: Educator, Instructor, Teacher

Organization: Miller Children’s Hospital

Schedule: Per Diem

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Staff

Job Posting: Jul 30, 2018, 2:15:17 PM

Alternative Work Schedule: NA

Shift: Evening Job

Scheduled Shift Start Time: 1800 – Scheduled Shift End Time: 2200

Department Name: Perinatal Education

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Public Health or a related field of study required. Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Advanced training in Breastfeeding Education
  • Significant work experience in the development and implementation of WIC education and training activities
  • Expertise in the area of maternal, infant and child nutrition
  • Strong familiarity with WIC Program regulations, policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of current training and counseling methodologies
  • Ability to assess needs, develop original ideas, and employ creative problem solving methods
  • Excellent planning and organizational abilities.  Able to competently handle multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency in Spanish is desirable
  • Strong project management and administrative skills

Description of Duties:

The Nutritionist III position coordinates the agency’s nutrition education and training program activities in consultation with the Chief of the Nutrition & Breastfeeding Services Unit, and in collaboration with other agency professional staff. The incumbent develops and conducts staff trainings and supports other Unit staff who have training responsibilities; convenes, leads, and participates in Unit and interdepartmental committees, as appropriate; and provides input into the revision and creation of agency policies and procedures pertinent to nutrition education and breastfeeding support.

The position requires extensive knowledge and expertise in: maternal, infant and child nutrition; training methods; interactive learner-centered class design methods; individual education and counseling techniques, including motivational interviewing; as well as knowledge and familiarity with WIC Program regulations, policies, and procedures. Strong writing and communication skills are required.

Apply and see details HERE.

For questions contact Deborah Myers, MS, CNS, CLE, Chief, Nutrition and Breastfeeding Services DMyers@SLAHP.ORG.

The City of Pasadena is seeking a skilled and experienced WIC Nutritionist. This position consults with clients, evaluates nutritional needs and develops nutrition care plans. In addition, this position will serve as the breastfeeding coordinator. Registered Dietitian certification required; Bilingual English/Spanish and IBCLC or CLE preferred.

Apply HERE.

Per Diem Lactation Consultant/Childbirth Educator
The lactation consultant provides services to inpatient and outpatient mothers on the post-partum unit and mothers of infants in the NICU, Pediatrics and home visits. Services incl: direct assessment, planning, intervening and evaluating of lactation services, development of relevant policies and procedures, education for the health team, etc.
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Glendale Memorial Hospital is seeking a Lactation Educator for a per diem position to support mother and baby dyads and cover Breastfeeding Classes.
Per Diem position covers evenings, weekends and some holidays.
Bilingual fluent Spanish or Armenian preferred.
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CSUN is expanding its Lactation Education Curriculum and expects to hire a part-time faculty to teach its undergraduate lactation educator course (HSCI 434) and /or our graduate lactation educator course (HSCI 545) in the Spring 2019 academic semester. Qualifications for this part-time position include:
• International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) required.
• Doctorate desirable, Masters Degree in Public Health or related field required.
• At least five years of work experience as an IBCLC required.
• Teaching experience at the college level preferred.
• Demonstrated ability and commitment to working, teaching and mentoring a diverse student population.
If you are interested in this opportunity please submit by September 2018 the following material listed below to:
Cressie Thomas

1. A current resume which includes: educational background, evidence of scholarship, and/or related professional experience.
2. A letter of interest which includes the following:
• Name
• Phone number
• Email address.
• Why you are interested in teaching lactation education to undergraduate and/or graduate students
• Your prior work experience in the field
• Your prior teaching experience, if any.
• How this part-time position fits in with your future career plans
• times available for teaching assignments
Please note: As part of the screening process, applicants will be invited to give a guest lecture to undergraduate students enrolled in our undergraduate lactation educator training course. Please be sure to indicate in your letter of interest if you would be available to come to the CSUN campus in the Fall 2018 semester either at 11 am or 12:30 pm to give a guest lecture to our undergraduate lactation education students.


Part-time IBCLC position available at Northeast Valley Health Corporation
Please click on the link below for full job description and application


In-Home Lactation Consultant and In-Home Phototherapy Consultant (two positions)

My Nursing Coach
Universal City/Hollywood


In-Home Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

We’re looking for a CLC or CLE to join our in-home phototherapy and lactation support team in a full-time salaried role. The shift is 11am-7pm, Thursday-Monday. You will be required to drive and deliver/set up in-home phototherapy bed units, communicate daily with patients and physicians, and maintain My Nursing Coach’s high level of care.

Please review the full description of the job in the link provided before applying:

Send cover letters and resumes to

In-Home Phototherapy Consultant (CLC or CLE)

We’re looking for a CLC or CLE to join our in-home phototherapy and lactation support team in a full-time salaried role. The shift is 11am-7pm, Thursday-Monday. You will be required to drive and deliver/set up in-home phototherapy bed units, communicate daily with patients and physicians, and maintain My Nursing Coach’s high level of care.

Please review the full description of the job in the link provided before applying:

Send cover letters and resumes to

Posted 08/01/17 Lactation Consultant, Eisner Health

The Lactation Consultant, is responsible for providing support for the mother-infant breastfeeding dyad. The tasks include assessment, planning, interventions, and evaluation of lactation support and education for clients in the postpartum period at the Womens Health Center and Pediatric Department. Will promote a breastfeeding friendly environment

Please send resumes to or apply through the website:

Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) 

Job Opportunity:  Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs)  

Pacify ( is a HIPAA compliant mobile application that new moms download to their smartphones for instant video access to lactation consultants, nutritionists and nurses, 24/7.  We are looking for experienced IBCLCs (preferably who speak Spanish or other languages) who are interested in counseling new moms on their own time. This is a PAID position.  You must own an iPhone 5s or higher to be part of the network, but please apply if you own an Android phone for a future interview.
Send me a resume, your IBCLC number and the specific type of smart phone you own. I’d love to tell you more about Pacify and set up an interview.

Melanie R. Silverman MS, RD, IBCLC

Chief Clinical Officer

El Nido Family Center, Panorama City

For more information and to apply click here:


 Home Visitor/Parent Educator (full time), Friends of the Family, Home Visitation Program

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