Careers at Birth Supporters United

Take a look at our open job listings below. Please send your cover letter, résumé and references to [email protected]

Certified Professional Doula

Company Introduction

Birth Supporters United is an agency geared towards offering an array of services to families before, during, and after birth. We pride ourselves on the passion we have for support and servitude. This organization strives for community support in the way of excellence by connecting all facets of birth, maternal health, and children’s health. We offer our families and the families of our partners a place where they may have access to any services that they may need in order to feel secure during this exciting period of their lives.

Job Summary

We are looking for a Certified Professional Doula who is passionate about working with families of all types. The Doula is responsible for contacting and scheduling a visit with families within 24 hours of assignment. Doulas contracted at Birth Supporters United must provide prenatal visits, labor support, and postpartum visits dependent upon the type of contract held between Birth Supporters United and the family. Doulas will be responsible for documentation of visits with the family and of the laboring process throughout their time supporting the family. Doulas will also be responsible for staying up to date with medical processes and changes within child birth and maternal health in order to provided optimum care. Doulas may be asked to become certified in Spinning Babies within 1 year of contracting with Birth Supporters United.

Education/Training Requirements
  • High School Diploma/Some College (preferred)
  • Completion and Certification of Doula certifying program or PCHW program
  • Completion of a Child Birth Educator course (preferred)
  • Completion of Spinning Babies training (preferred)
  • Certification in Hynobirthing a plus!
Experience:
  • Minimum of 3 births attended as a shadow under supervision (preferred); AND-
  • Minimum of 2 births as primary doula under supervision
  • Some experience in education or teaching
  • Minimum of 1 year working with families and infants
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Verbal and Written communication skills
  • Customer Service
  • Must have reliable transportation

SPANISH SPEAKING A PLUS!!!

To Apply, please send your cover letter, résumé and references to [email protected]

Certified Lactation Counselor

Company Introduction

Birth Supporters United is an agency geared towards offering an array of services to families before, during, and after birth. We pride ourselves on the passion we have for support and servitude. This organization strives for community support in the way of excellence by connecting all facets of birth, maternal health, and children’s health. We offer our families and the families of our partners a place where they may have access to any services that they may need in order to feel secure during this exciting period of their lives.

Job Summary

Birth Supporters United is an agency geared towards offering an array of services to families before, during, and after birth. We pride ourselves on the passion we have for support and servitude. This organization strives for community support in the way of excellence by connecting all facets of birth, maternal health, and children's health. We offer our families and the families of our partners a place where they may have access to any services that they may need in order to feel secure during this exciting period of their lives.

Job Summary

We are looking for a Certified Lactation Counselor who is passionate about working with families of all types. The Lactation Consultant is responsible for scheduling and visiting families within the first three days of their birth in order to offer latch assistance and education on breastfeeding. The Lactation Consultant will also be responsible for teaching private and group  breastfeeding classes as needed based on the need.

Education/Training Requirements
  • High School Diploma/Some College (preferred)
  • Completion and Certification of a lactation counselor course
  • Completion of a Child Birth Educator course (preferred)
Experience:
  • 1 year of experience as Lactation Consultant (preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 classes taught in a group setting; OR-
  • Minimum of 1 year teaching in any other setting
  • Minimum of 1 year working with families and infants
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Verbal and Written communication skills
  • Customer Service
  • Must have reliable transportation

SPANISH SPEAKING A PLUS!!!

To Apply, please send your cover letter, résumé and references to [email protected]

Apply to Our Scholarship

Fill out the form below to apply to our scholarship program



Support Scholarship 1 ($1500 value)Support Scholarship 2 ($800 value)Support Scholarship 3 ($500 value)


I understand that if I am selected for this scholarship I must complete a review of services that were provided to me after my services have been rendered. Failure to leave a review within (30) days of the end of services will result in full repayment of the scholarship (total of $1500) from myself to Birth Supporters United.I consent to my photo being used on the website of the company, Birth Supporters United, and all company affiliates for the use of promotion and marketing.I understand that if I am selected as a recipient of this scholarship I will receive a contract that must be signed prior to the beginning of service. Failure to sign and return this contract will result in forfeiture of this scholarship.

*All Scholarship Eligibility is based on availability, need, and community involvement.

Our Services

Full Circle Doula Support

Basic Doula Support

Mental Health Coaching

Doula Support Hotline

Postpartum Support

Lactation Consultation

Placenta Encapsulation

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Get In Touch

Have a question for us? Or do you want to order our services? Call us at (301) 541-3189 or fill out the form below to send us an email.


5927 Fisher Rd, Temple Hills, MD 20748, United States