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Clinical Midwifery Consultant

Job posted: 07/02/2024
Applications close: 06/03/2024 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 32478

Reference: 32478

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Clinical Midwifery Consultant

  • All Areas of Maternity (Antenatal Clinic, Birth Suite and Postnatal)
  • Permanent Part Time position at 0.8 EFT
  • Based at Box Hill Hospital

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Clinical Midwife Consultant holds a key role within the Women’s and Children’s Program that provides support to the Program Director, Midwifery Managers and Midwifery staff across all areas of Midwifery Practice - Antenatal Clinic, Birthing Suite (including Foetal Monitoring) and Postnatal. 

The Clinical Midwife Consultant practices within the Eastern Health policies and procedures and demonstrates superior consolidated clinical skills. This position will contribute to and drive clinical midwifery service delivery and direction, clinical quality and risk, service performance and care standards within the area of responsibility.

About you

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current Midwifery registration with AHPRA 
  • Masters qualifications in Midwifery
  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience
  • A strong commitment to high quality care
  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manager listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Values in Action: Respect for all | Safe always | Partnering in care | Learning and improving every day

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Clinical Midwifery Consultant

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

SARAH DARLISON - (03) 9975 6324
SARAH.DARLISON@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU
Caroline Carr - (03) 9895 3438
caroline.carr@easternhealth.org.au

Clinical Midwifery Consultant