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Prenatal Educator - Childbirth Education Program

TRILLIUM HEALTH PARTNERS

Mississauga, ON, CANADA
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Our Mission
A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community

When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers (over 23,000).

The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.

We will focus on three key priorities:

  • Highest quality care and exceptional experience
  • The right care, in the right place, at the right time
  • Research, innovation and education to improve and deliver better patient outcomes

As partners in creating a new kind of health care, we are Better Together.

Key Qualifications:      
 
Certification as a childbirth educator preferred and/or Registered Nurse with recent Obstetrical and adult education experience
Current Lactation Consultant Certification (IBCLC) or Registered Nurse with recent breastfeeding knowledge preferred
Preference will be given to candidates with advanced clinical preparation in the field of Obstetrics and/or certification in their specialty and/or recent knowledge in prenatal care and childbirth techniques
Demonstrated strong and effective communication and problem solving skills to be able to work as part of a dynamic and diverse team of professionals
Effective interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
Reliable and flexible individual to work as part of a diverse work team
Positive attendance and work record essential
 
Position Summary:
 
Provides current, evidence based information to prenatal clients within the program in a manner that will enhance their confidence and knowledge in preparation for childbirth. Instructional objectives are based on principles of adult learning
Provides education to expectant mothers/parent groups as required
Monitors trends in patient satisfaction and identifies strategies for improvement
Responsible for own professional development to maintain up-to-date and new trends knowledge base
Availability must include one 7.5 hour shift for observational purposes in the birthing suites at THP

    Trillium Health Partners is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with applicable legislation, including the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations, as well as the organization's policies and procedures.

 

We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
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