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Providence Lactation Educator - Maternal/Child Education in Mission Hills, California


Lactation Educator - Maternal/Child Education Temporary Full TIme, Days

This is a multi-facility position that links breast-feeding support services for Women and Children Programs. The position serves as a lead educator that will provide breast-feeding education and assistance to in-patients and outpatients. The educator will also provide education to nursing staff. This will ensure that consistent support is available to all patients.

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Required qualifications:

  • Sufficient for certification

  • Current BLS-HCP – Basic Life Support - for Healthcare Providers - American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) - CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date

  • Current CA Driver’s License

  • Two (2) years of experience as a Certified Lactation Educator (prefer UCLA or IBCLC)

  • Two (2) years of experience in Postpartum, Newborn or Couplet Care nursing

Preferred qualifications:

  • Prefer Certified Childbirth Educator (ICEA or Lamaze)

  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Education

Location: California-Mission Hills

Req ID: 352684