The Josephine County Public Health department is hiring a part-time WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor. Some of the duties include:
- Provides breastfeeding counseling and instruction for pregnant and breastfeeding participants during WIC office appointments, home visits, and telephone follow-up to help prevent and handle common breastfeeding concerns.
- Assists participants in exploring and addressing barriers to breastfeeding by assessing issues that may complicate breastfeeding and identifying sources of support for the participant.
- Refers participants according to clinic established protocols to WIC Nutritionist, the participant's physician or nurse, public health programs, or social service agencies.
For more information and to apply, visit our Job Opportunities website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/josephine
Job Posting closes at 11:59 pm on 9/19/19.