ANUM Registered Nurse/Midwife - Amherst Ward

This is a great opportunity for a Registered Midwife/Nurse to join the dynamic team within our Acute Amherst Ward for this permanent full time or part time position.
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Department: Maryborough District Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Central Goldfields
Reference: VG/18026
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Associate Nurse Unit Manager June 2018.pdf (PDF, 281KB)
Job Specification

Registered Nurse Midwife June 2018.pdf (PDF, 285KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Cathy Egan, Amherst Nurse Unit Manager
5461 0320

Position Details

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

ANUM Registered Nurse/Midwife

Permanent Full Time or Part Time – Up to 80 hours per fortnight

MDHS is seeking a focused and experienced Registered Midwife/Nurse to step up into this leadership role, working in our Acute Amherst Ward in a permanent position. In this role you will be responsible for the daily operational management of the Amherst Ward, in the absence of the Nurse Unit Manager. You will also be responsible for promotion of the health and well-being of patients through the delivery of safe and effective care to both our Midwifery and General Medical/Surgical patients.

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Excellent communication, written and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work individually as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Committed, motivated and reliable approach
  • Committed to ongoing education and professional development

What's in it for you?

  • Salary Packaging
  • Permanent Contract
  • Supportive Environment
  • Culture of Continuous Environment


Essential Attributes

KSC1    Hold Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse and Midwife in Victoria and hold a current practising certificate.

KSC2    Demonstrated organisational skills particularly with respect to time management.

KSC3    Demonstrated ability to contribute and practise collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

KSC4    Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and staff at all levels within the organisation.

KSC5    Have well developed interpersonal skills.

KSC6    Demonstrated written and computer skills at the level required to fulfill the role.

KSC7    Demonstrated evidence of commitment to ongoing education and professional development.

KSC8    Demonstrated knowledge of and involvement in evidence-based practice and research activities.

KSC9    Post registration experience in Midwifery. FSEP Level 3

Desirable Attributes

KSC10  Post registration qualification in relevant area of speciality or working towards same.

KSC11 Driver's Licence and National Police Certificate.


For further information, please contact Cathy Egan on 5461 0320.

Applications for this position close on Sunday 22nd July 2018.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the key selection criteria, and be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check.

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