Job Description

Facility: Valleywise Health Medical Center

Department: Neonate Nursing - Roosevelt

Schedule: Regular PT 24 Hours Per Week

Shifts: Varied

The Lactation Consultant will offer support and education to patients who choose to breastfeed. This individual will provide education to staff, both medical and nursing, based on their needs.





  • Requires a high school diploma or GED.


  • Must have two to five (2-5) years experience in obstetrical, neonatal and/or pediatric providing direct consultation to lactating mothers.

Specialized Training:

  • Must complete a I.B.C.L.C training program.


  • I.B.C.L.C. certification and/or certified lactation consultant/educator is required.
  • Requires BLS. A BLS card obtained through an approved American Heart Association (AHA) training center is preferred and will be required within 3 months.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.  Bilingual is preferred.
  • Must have ability to work with culturally diverse people.
  • Requires excellent communication, time management and leadership skills.
  • Must have clinical experience and knowledge in breastfeeding consultation.

Application Instructions

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