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Midwife

Job posted: 22/06/2021
Applications close: 18/08/2021 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 24172

Reference: 24172

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Midwife



  • Casual positions

  • Great learning opportunities to further your career

  • Work close to home in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs

  • Choose your hours and regain work-life balance


 Tired of a long commute? Interested to see what else is out there? Perhaps you want to experience working in a public health service? Come and join the midwife bank at Eastern Health and work the hours that suit you!


Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We are a values-based organisation committed to research and teaching, and have strong affiliations with Australia’s top universities. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and specialist healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


When you join midwife bank at Eastern Health you will be supported to find your feet. You’ll have full access to our extensive online learning platform, enabling you to further expand your skills and knowledge.  We will provide as much lead time as possible to offer morning, afternoon and night duty shifts that match your availability. You will have the opportunity to work across our maternity units at Box Hill and Angliss hospitals.


As an Eastern Health midwife, you will be responsible for providing holistic care for women, their babies and their families. We have an innovative, collaborative and supportive maternity team, and with our Learning and Teaching team and Clinical Midwife Consultants we offer a wide range of online and face-to-face learning and up-skilling opportunities.  We embrace and support career progression into leadership roles such as CMS and AMUM positions.


About you


You are dedicated, empathetic and adaptable. You understand, and are interested in, the complex and varied needs of patients and their families, and are driven to provide the best possible care, every time. To be successful in this role you should possess:



  • The ability to work collaboratively within a team

  • Current condition free registration with AHPRA 

  • Recent clinical experience (no more than a 3 year gap) including a minimum of three years’ experience working in Australia, this can include a Graduate Program

  • Post Graduate midwifery qualifications will be highly regarded

  • Highly developed interpersonal experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


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


Applications will be considered as received; 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 Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Midwife

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

OLIVIA FITZGERALD - (03) 9095 2451

Midwife