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Birth Assistant Wanted

Are you living in northern Michigan looking for an opportunity to work with childbearing families in primarily home birth settings? Gently Borne Midwifery Service is seeking a flexable, part-time Certified Midwife Assistant or Certified Doula, to join our staff to assist the CM at area home births.

Certified Midwife Assistant or Certified Doula.
Current NRP certification.
Current CPR certification.

Availability to be on call at least six 24-hour days per month.
Ability to travel within a one-hour radius of Alpena.
Pager or cell phone for accessibility while on call.
Experience or interest in family-centered birth alternatives.
Experience in childbirth education.

Based on Experience

Interested parties should send, via regular mail, an application/interview inquiry detailing their name, address, phone number, e-mail address and detailed experience information to:

Gently Borne Midwifery Services
P.O. Box 162
Mikado, MI 48745

Inquires must include an SASE. Qualified requests will be sent an application. Please, no telephone or e-mail inquires.

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