Childbirth Educator

  • Location: Arlington, VA

  • Posted: Aug 20, 2018

Job Description

Purpose and Scope:

The registered professional nurse is responsible for providing childbirth education to expectant parents. This instruction includes a healthy pregnancy, the childbirth process, breastfeeding, parenting, and the post partum period. The position requires intimate knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of care at Virginia Hospital Center. The ability to communicate and present information about the childbirth process in an effective manner is essential. Must stay current with changes in labor and delivery technology and in the post-partum period.

I. Position Requirements:

A. Education: Graduate Degree from an accredited school of nursing is required. A Bachelor's in Nursing is preferred. Maintains a current license in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Current BLS as defined by the American Heart Association. Certification in Childbirth Education is preferred.

B. Experience: 1 year Child/Maternal experience required.

Employment Type

  • Variable Shift

Virginia Hospital Center

1701 N. George Mason Drive
Arlington, VA 22205

Phone: (703) 558-8109



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