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Doula – Specialized Home Visitor - Rockford

Easterseals Serving Chicagoland & Rockford

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Illinois

Email: jobs@eastersealschicago.org

Summary:

Doulas are specialized home visitors that provide intensive, specialized services in order to improve the perinatal health of mother and baby, support parent-child attachment, and improve the family’s social- emotional experience of labor and delivery.  The Doula provides social service and case management for families.  Supports pregnant women health and social service needs by consulting with professionals, as needed.

Basic Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

 
Experience Required:
Vehicle/Transportation Requirements:  
Skills/Abilities: ESSENTIAL TRAININGS: 200 hours
Shaken baby syndrome, domestic violence, Trauma Informed Practice, child abuse recognition and response, HIV/AIDS, STD, family planning, safety, infant and maternal depression, human sexuality, infant development, curriculum development and reflective practices.
 
ADA: Easterseals will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disability Act of 1990. Unless exempted by the Americans with Disabilities Act, all persons hired for this position are required to possess the ability to perform the physical tasks necessary to treat clients, i.e., bending, floor-sitting, etc., as well as to have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently.

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