Frequently Asked Questions

Question:  What are the requirements to become a Pettaway Pursuit Foundation Doula?
Answer:  You must be certified or near certification by a qualified doula certifying agency.

Question: What if I am not certified?
Answer: While we prefer you to be working towards your certification, having a high level of hands-on experience with various families is always a plus and may allow you to be considered for employment.

Question: Will working for Pettaway Pursuit Foundation be a full-time job opportunity?
Answer: All PPF doulas are independent contractors and are paid at a competitive hourly rate. Our unique methodology allows you the flexibility to create your own schedule whether that be full-time or part-time.

Question:  How would I obtain my clients?
Answer:  PPF is not the traditional doula service model as we support our members throughout their entire pregnancy, up to 2 months postpartum. Pettaway Pursuit Foundation will provide as many members as you can serve efficiently.

Question:  How do I get paid?
Answer:  All independent contractors will submit a weekly invoice to Pettaway Pursuit Foundation for the services rendered. A check will then be provided to you at the gross amount for your services.

Question:  How often do I get paid?
Answer:  Biweekly, with proper invoice submission.

Question:  Does Pettaway Pursuit Foundation provide benefits?
Answer: No. All independent contractors are responsible to provide their own benefits.

Question:  Will I receive a W2 at the end of the year?
Answer:  No. As an independent contractor you will receive a 1099 at the end of the year.

Our Contact Information

Phone: 610-553-5479 

​Fax: 610-553-5482

Email: info@theppf.org

Address: 11 Owen Avenue, Lansdowne, PA 19050

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