Thursday , February 2 2023

Hourly Support Service Worker – Georgia Careers

Website State of Georgia

Job Description:

Counsels and gives breastfeeding information and support to WIC pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, including telling them about the benefits of breastfeeding, overcoming common barriers, and getting a good start with breastfeeding. Helps breastfeeding mothers prevent and handle common breastfeeding concerns.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Attends breastfeeding training classes to become a peer counselor
  • Receives a caseload of WIC clients and makes routine periodic contacts with all clients assigned
  • Gives basic breastfeeding information and support to new mothers, including telling them about the benefits of breastfeeding, overcoming common barriers, and getting a good start with breastfeeding.
  • Also helps mothers prevent and handle common breastfeeding concerns.
  • Refers mothers according to clinic-established protocols
  • Keeps accurate records of all contacts made with WIC clients

Job Requirements:

  • Is enthusiastic about breastfeeding and wants to help other mothers enjoy a positive experience
  • Has (in the past or currently) breastfed at least one baby for a period of at least six months.
  • Has been or is currently a WIC participant
  • Has reliable transportation
  • Has a cell phone and is willing to be on call and accept phone calls at home and after hours (agency may provide some cell phone expense reimbursement to offset the cost of work-related calls)
  • Can work approximately 28 hours per week

Job Details:

Company: State of Georgia

Vacancy Type: Part Time

Job Location: Atlanta, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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