Jobs & Student Opportunities

In addition to hiring new staff members as needed, The Midwife Center is invested in mentoring people interested in pursuing careers in birth and gynecological health care. We have several opportunities to learn from our staff as our capacity allows.

Job opportunities

There are no open job opportunities at this time.

Internships, shadowing and tours

*** Thank you for your interest. As of October 2017, we are at capacity for internships, shadowing, and other student opportunities until Spring 2018. If you are interested in hearing about future student opportunity announcements please fill out the form below.

If you would like to learn more about The Midwife Center and take a tour you are welcome to RSVP for an orientation. Please call our front office at 412.321.6880 to RSVP. You don't need to be a prospective client to attend. ***

'The Midwife Center works with local universities, colleges, and schools to host internships, shadowing experiences, and tours for a variety of students, including student nurses, nurse practitioners, and social workers. If you are interested in student opportunities at The Midwife Center, please fill out our online form and we will be in touch with you soon. 

If you have any questions please contact Sarah Sanders, Administrative Coordinator at

Ruth Brexendorf Stifel Fellowship

The Ruth Brexendorf Stifel Fellowship is designed support new graduate certified nurse-midwives who have a strong desire to practice in a birth center setting. Up to one year long, the fellowship provides a supported entry into the midwifery profession with close mentorship in the skills necessary to practice independently in both the birth center and hospital.

Requirements include: Current PA certified nurse-midwife and nurse licenses; must be a new midwife; and have a demonstrated commitment to birth center care.

This position includes a monthly stipend, paid parking at our collaborating hospital, retirement matching, cell phone reimbursement and a significant bonus upon completion of the fellowship. The position has excellent benefits including two weeks paid vacation, paid continuing education time, fully-paid individual health insurance, dental insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, and occurrence malpractice insurance. Previous fellows have successfully qualified for deference for student loans. The schedule includes approximately one office day, 48 hours first call per week, and second call.

The Midwife Center hires fellows depending on the needs and capacity of the organization. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to TMC’s Clinical Director, Ann McCarthy, CNM, MSN at

Learn about the history of the fellowship, past fellows and more.


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