Massachusetts - Clinical Director (CNM)

Posted By: Lisa Recke Career Center,

Neighborhood Birth Center is searching for the special Nurse-Midwife who will be the clinical lead as the center becomes operational and transforms from vision and planning to reality. The Clinical Director will work alongside the Executive Director and Board to develop the clinical practice of Boston's first Black-led, freestanding, full-spectrum birth center.

They will join the Executive Director, staff of five, and Board of Directors to support the planning and design process until doors open in early 2025, and will help restructure this role as we move into clinical care.

Neighborhood Birth Center is the answer to the longing of our community and midwives to have a safe, sacred space for care. After years of visioning and fundraising, we have bought property in Nubian Square, the heart of Boston, and are delighted to be expanding our team to include a loving, skilled, values-aligned, Certified Nurse Midwife.

As the clinical lead during this transformative time, the Clinical Director will serve as the expert in ensuring the birth center space meets community needs, American Association of Birth Center (AABC) guidelines and Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MA DPH) regulations.

The Clinical Director will build a team of clinically expert birth center midwives, nurses, and ancillary staff and will help build all systems related to care of the community in preparation for the birth center opening.

The Clinical Director will continue to build on the relationships that Neighborhood Birth Center has forged in the expansive medical community of Boston to assure that birth center clients have the highest standard of care with efficient transfers when necessary.

The Clinical Director will build the community’s trust in the clinical excellence and superior care to be delivered at the birth center to assure that the birth center thrives and is able to serve families and the community over the long term.

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HOW TO APPLY Please check full job description and requirements here:

Send a letter explaining your interest and alignment with the position and a resume to Deu Almeida-Tawo at

The position will remain open until filled, with priority given to those applying before June 15, 2023.

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