Providence Health & Services Parent Coach 1 - Welcome Baby in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a full time, day shift Parent Coach 1 to our Welcome Baby Program at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
In this position you will:
Conduct Welcome Baby Program prenatal and postpartum visits in the homes of enrolled clients to provide education, support, and resources
Provide support for families and provide primary parent education in the areas of breastfeeding and child development
Required qualifications for this position include:
Lactation educator, lactation counselor or International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) required within six months of hire
Experience in making home visits to low-income families
Experience working with families from diverse age, cultural and ethnic backgrounds
Excellent interpersonal skills, including empathy, warmth and the ability to establish ongoing supportive relationships with an ethnically diverse population
Must maintain a current California driver's license and automobile insurance
Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, write, understand and read)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's degree in child development, social work, psychology, human development or related field
Child Development Associate (CDA) certification
About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138 bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 235613