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.
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
GSHS are currently offering free accommodation for those on short term contracts who have large distances to travel.
The position description below provides further details on duties and responsibilities and essential criteria which suitable applicants will be shortlisted.
Acting Nurse Unit Manager