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Registered Midwife (As per award)

Job posted: 15/10/2020
Applications close: 02/11/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1489688

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1489688

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a regional health service employing over 800 staff in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland. Our relaxed lifestyle means that you can forget about traffic jams and get home on time to enjoy everything the region has to offer. East Gippsland is clean, green and beautiful, with significant natural and ecological advantages, large areas of national and state reserves and Australia’s largest inland water system – the Gippsland Lakes. We have colourful villages, turquoise lakes and rivers, isolated beaches and an easy living temperate climate as well as easily accessible high-country snow fields. East Gippsland also offers affordable housing, strong employment, quality healthcare, good education infrastructure and caters well to families.

Ongoing, Part Time 72.0 hours per fortnight

If you are an experienced registered midwife with a passion for delivering first class care to women and families, this is the role you have been waiting for!  Make the change now and enjoy this rewarding role and fantastic regional lifestyle in a beautiful part of Victoria.

The Position:

Being a midwife at BRHS offers a fantastic opportunity to be part of our dedicated midwifery team and contribute to the high level of care provided by BRHS to our community.  In this role you will work in partnership promoting women centred care throughout the pregnancy and birth continuum ensuring the women's physical, psychological, cultural and spiritual needs and expectations for her pregnancy-childbirth continuum are at the centre of your care.  Applications for a portion of this eft will be considered - contact Lisa, our Maternity NUM to discuss.

The Department:

Rotamah Ward is a 17 bed unit which provides care for medical, palliative, paediatric and midwifery clients.  The maternity unit has two birthing suites and an ante-natal assessment room and a maternity outpatient and community based service is also provided.  BRHS is an accredited Baby Friendly facility demonstrating our commitment to evidence-based, best-practice and providing the highest standard of maternity care to mothers and babies.  Funding was also received last year for a new family birthing centre, creating an exciting time for the maternity team at BRHS.

What you need:

To perform this role you need a minimum of 4 years recent experience in a range of midwifery settings and a minimum level 2 qualification in fetal surveillance.  You will have well-developed skills in all areas of pregnancy and birth care, highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to problem solve and apply escalation of care principles.

Why should you Apply?

  • Continue to grow your career with a range of opportunities for development and progression
  • Be part of the development and implementation of our new birthing centre
  • Enjoy being part of our dedicated and passionate midwifery team
  • Experience a rewarding and diverse role
  • Live in a beautiful, regional location and enjoy a work/life balance second to none
  • Benefits include extensive salary packaging and a comprehensive health and wellbeing program

Interested?

For more information contact: Lisa Hodge, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah on 03 5150 3301

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description.

Please read our application guidelines here

Applications by close of business: Monday 2nd November 2020

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For information on East Gippsland visit  https://www.liveeastgippsland.com.au/

Registered Midwife (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Lisa Hodge, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah | 03 5150 3301

Registered Midwife (As per award)