Registered Midwives

Job number:

19ND0000

Closing Date:

Ongoing

Are you a registered midwife seeking to work within a supportive, compassionate team, in a near new environment, with access to regular in-house Midwifery Education?

 

Gippsland Southern Health Service is currently recruiting for dual certificate midwives to be part of our General Ward team. The Maternity unit has 1 birthing suite and three  birth and stay rooms, facilitating 175-200 births per year and enjoys a wonderful reputation for providing the best birthing experience for our women.

 

We provide a low risk, GP/Midwife shared care model and have GP Obstetricians and Anaesthetists on call 24/7 for epidurals and elective or emergency LUSCS

 

The roster is 8:8:10, with rotation through all shifts, with a focus on fairness and work life balance.

 

GSHS offers a comprehensive orientation program on commencement of employment and salary packaging is available.

 

Position Requirements:

  •  Current registration with NMBA/AHPRA

  • Current FSEP/Neonatal resuscitation

  • Demonstrated practice within ANCI competencies and Codes of Ethics/Professional conduct.

  • Evidence of ongoing self-development & well developed clinical skills

  • Prepared to work rotating day/night/weekend shifts

  • Ability to time-manage and work in a busy ward environment

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and consultatively as part of a multidisciplinary team

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Current Victorian driver’s licence will be required for Domiciliary Visits

  • A valid police check and current working with children check

 

The position description below provides further details on duties and responsibilities and essential criteria which suitable applicants will be shortlisted.

Further Information:

Neil Langstaff

Nurse Unit Manager

5667 5614

Private Bag 13, Leongatha  Vic  3953

Tel:  03 5667 5555

66 Koonwarra Road, Leongatha

Tel:  03 5667 5555

65 Bridge Street, Korumburra

Tel:  03 5654 2777

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