Registered Nurse/Midwife - Amherst Ward

This is a great opportunity for a dual qualified RN/RM to join the team in our Amherst ward!
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Department: Maryborough District Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Central Goldfields
Reference: VG/18082
Closing Date: 30-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse Midwife June 2018.pdf (PDF, 286KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Nickola Allan - Director of Clinical Services
5461 0306

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.

Registered Nurse/Midwife

Permanent Part Time or Full Time available

MDHS is seeking a focused and experienced dual qualified Registered Midwife/Nurse to join the team in our Amherst Ward in a permanent position. In this role you will 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, Professional Development and access to Centre of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab
  • Social Club
  • Relocation assistance
  • Initial Accommodation 



Essential Attributes

KSC1 - Demonstrated organisational skills particularly with respect to time management.

KSC2 - Demonstrated ability to contribute and practise collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

KSC3 - Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and staff at all levels within the organisation.

KSC4 - Well developed interpersonal skills.

KSC5 - Demonstrated written and computer skills at the level required to fulfil the role.

KSC6 - Demonstrated evidence of commitment to ongoing education and professional development to ensure working within current scope of practice.

KSC7 - Demonstrated knowledge of and involvement in evidence-based practice and research activities.

KSC8 - Post registration experience in Midwifery. Working towards FSEP Level 3


KSC9 - Post registration qualification in relevant area of speciality or working towards same.

KSC10 - Current Victorian Drivers Licence.

For further information, please contact Nickola Allan on 5461 0306.

Applications for this position close on Sunday 30th December 2018.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and written 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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