Registered Midwife

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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1301573
Closing Date: 29-Oct-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Registered Midwife.pdf (PDF, 389KB)


Contact: Wilma Wallace
03 5623 0749

Position Details

 

Maternity & Gynaecology Unit

Registered Midwives

A range of hours available from November 2017 to November 2018

 

We currently have a range of hours available in our Maternity & Gynaecology Unit for suitably qualified Registered Midwives. We offer a friendly, team focused work environment, comprehensive orientation to the department and organisation, in house salary packaging and free car parking. We have a learning culture that encourages ongoing education and access to study leave (as per the EBA), support and assistance from our Educators.

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Mandatory:

  • Current registration as a Registered Midwife with AHPRA.
  • Demonstrated sound level of midwifery skills and/or experience working within a Special Care Nursery.
  • Works within safe practice principles.
  • Understanding of and commitment to the Baby Friendly Health Initiative (BFHI).
  • Understanding of current midwifery practice, including the Maternity Services Framework for Victoria.
  • Commitment to flexibility and innovation in practice including an evidence-based approach to care.
  • Well-developed communication, interpersonal, negotiation and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
  • Demonstrated written and computer skills at the level required to fulfill the role.

             

Desirable:

  • Dual Nurse/Midwife registration with AHPRA.
  • Substantial experience and clinical competence in the practice of midwifery.


Further information and how to apply

If you have any further queries, they may be directed to Wilma Wallace, Maternity Unit Manager on 03 5623 0749 or email Wilma.wallace@wghg.com.au.  Applications can be lodged online by clicking on the apply now button below.  Applications should include a cover letter adressing the key selection criteria and your resume.

 

Applications close Sunday 29 October 2017.

 


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