Skip Navigation

Lactation Educator (Non RN)

Job ID: 109611 Date posted: April 29, 2021

  • Sharp Mary Birch Hospital
  • New Beginnings Boutique
  • Allied Health Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary
The Lactation Educator will work in Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns' retail breastfeeding boutique offering information on breastfeeding, breastfeeding products and answer questions via telephone. Customer service skills are valuable as well as being compassionate and understanding.
At Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns' New Beginnings Boutique & Gift Shop, new moms, families and friends can find specialty products and services for moms and moms-to-be, including: Breastfeeding accessories and pumps, baby scale and breast pump rentals, nursing bras and newborn and preemie clothing.   A knowledgeable staff of lactation educators provides support for breastfeeding families in a warm and  friendly atmosphere.
As San Diego’s only hospital dedicated to exclusively to women, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns offers a full range of health care services for women at all stages of life – from pregnancy to menopause to healthy aging. More babies enter the world at Sharp Mary Birch than any other hospital in California – about 9,500 each year. Sharp Mary Birch has been recognized as a Magnet® hospital for nursing and patient care excellence, is a certified Baby Friendly birth facility, and its Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is recognized among the best in the world. 
Location
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
 
Hours
Per Diem position. 10:00 am - 4:00 pm; weekends as needed 
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Certified Lactation Educator (CLE)
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers issues by the American Heart Association
  • Excellent customer service skills required, ability to work as a team, as well as independently
  • Ability to work well with a variety of people
Preferred Skills and Qualification
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Minimum of one year as an active Certified Lactation Educator (CLE)
  • Retail experience
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
Sharp HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

View job location

See map
Glassdoor rating Glassdoor rating

“After nearly 10 years of working here, it's still one of the hardest jobs I've ever loved. If you find a niche here, you'll be working with some of the smartest in the industry. This is where they'll respect you for thinking outside the box and kindness matters. They expect consistency and hard work, but pay you well to do it.”

Similar jobs

Sign up for job alerts

Select your area of interest from the categories below and click “Add” to receive email alerts about our latest openings. Optionally, you can refine your job alerts further by specifying desired facility.

Interested inSelect your area of interest from the categories below to receive email alerts about our latest openings.

SpecialtySelect one or more specialities.