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The Kentucky River District Health Department is seeking applicants for the contracted position of WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor for Lee, Owsley and Wolfe counties.

Minimum requirements for the position: 

High school diploma or GED.  Must have been on WIC and have successfully breast fed for 6 months.  Must have reliable transportation. 

Job duties include:  Support person who provides basic breastfeeding counseling, information and encouragement to pregnant and breastfeeding mothers participating in the WIC program.  The beginning salary is $10.10 per hour (Approximately 10-20 hours per week).  Persons interested in this position can obtain an application by contacting the following health departments:

Lee County Health Center                      606-464-2492
Owsley County Health Center               606-593-5181
Wolfe County Health Center                   606-668-3185
Kentucky River District Health Dept.      606-439-2361

Applications must be received by the Kentucky River District Health Dept or local health department on or before Thursday, August 16, 2018.  Applications can also be downloaded at

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