Job Description: ChildServ is seeking a prenatal, post-partum, birth doula who is bilingual (Spanish) for the program located in Elgin,IL. This is a part-time position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Recruit and enroll families into the Doula and PAT home visiting programs
Provide clients with comfort measures and pain relief techniques during delivery for a positive and safe hospital birth.
Offer postpartum clients support for emotional and physical needs.
Equip families with resources and information regarding pregnancy, childbirth, child safety, and development through regular home visits.
Assist the family in strengthening the parent-child relationship
Organizes and maintains complete, accurate, up-to-date records for children and families.
We are looking for:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Bilingual (Spanish and English)
Experience as a trained DONA doula attending hospital births
Associates or Bachelors (Health Science or related degree)
Bilingual Required (Spanish and English)
Availability to train as a DONA certified doula
Experience working with pregnant women and/or reproductive health
All candidates must be willing to attend hospital births at any time. This may include evenings, weekends, or holidays.
Mission- Building a better life for children at risk.
Vision-We will be an innovative, nimble leader in providing high-quality, effective services to support children, youth and communities in meeting the ever-changing challenges of society.