Post Graduate Diploma in Midwifery

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Other
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20170907_05
Closing Date: 24-Sep-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse - Registered Midwife - Post Graduate_September2017_PD.docx (Word, 82KB)


Contact: Zorica Hartles
6051 7239

Position Details

WODONGA CAMPUS

 Post Graduate Diploma in Midwifery  

Commencing February 2018

Midwifery Student positions available

Internal Applications

 

The Postgraduate Diploma of Midwifery is a combined paid and unpaid model, which has been designed to allow Registered Nurses to be employed as student midwives for 9-10 months. Clinical midwifery skills are gained at Albury Wodonga Health Wodonga Hospital whilst studying the theoretical component through distance education at La Trobe University Bendigo Campus.

 

Albury Wodonga Health (AWH) Wodonga Hospital (WH) has positions available for Registered Nurses interested in completing their Graduate Diploma in Midwifery.

Details:

  • 9 - 10 month program, for students at 0.6 EFT (3 days per week - paid).
  • Provided externally through LaTrobe University, Bendigo Campus, Commonwealth Supported Places are available. 
  • Students are employed part time (3 days per week) whilst studying.
  • Post Graduate Study Leave to attend mandatory residential school.
  • Dedicated Midwifery Student Facilitator, Clinical Support nurse.
  • Supernumerary clinical placement time of 1 day per week is required to enable the student to fulfil the clinical requirements of the Diploma in Midwifery in Birth Suite and Antenatal Care.
  • Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Nurses (Victorian Public Health Sector) Multiple Business agreement 2012-2016.

 

Requirements for applicants:

  • Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, Registered Nurse.
  • Completion of graduate year is a minimum requirement.  
  • Cover letter.
  • Address the selection criteria.
  • Current CV which includes 3 current acute nursing referees.
  • Successful applicants are required to pass all elements of the course in order to remain within the program.
  • Applicants need to be available for interview in October 2017.

 

Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.

 

Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.

 

This is a Category A position; Successful applicants must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement. 

 

AWH is not able to support applicants requiring sponsorship

More information

Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria or contact Zorica Hartles – Midwifery Student Facilitator (02) 6051 7239, message service available or via email:   zorica.hartles@awh.org.au  

Apply Now 

AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 

Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. You will be asked to address Selection Criteria within the Application Form. Please ensure that each criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your Curriculum Vitae (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes. 

NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send email to: people.workforce@awh.org.au.  Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.

 

Closing Date: 24th September 2017

PLEASE REFER TO THE KEY SELECTION CRITERIA ON THE ATTACHED POSITION DESCRIPTION. 

 

 

 


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