Registered Midwife

Job posted: 22/07/2021
Applications close: 05/08/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Colac-Otway

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Colac Area Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 16285

Reference: 16285

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Colac-Otway


Part Time - 48 hours per fortnight

Colac Area Health currently has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse - Midwife to join our busy Acute Services / Midwifery team.

The successful applicants will have;

  • Registered Midwife with dual registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Demonstrated capacity to work across the full role and scope of practice of a midwife

  • Ability to demonstrate recent, contemporary and evidenced based midwifery practice

  • Demonstrated ability to manage maternity emergencies

  • Ability work across a rotating roster with varying demands and responsibilities

  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a multidisciplinary team in a challenging environment

  • Ability to organise work in a systematic way, accurate and timely manner and be flexible in a changing environment

  • Exposure to the interpretation and application of awards and industrial agreements

  • Computer literacy particularly in Microsoft office software

  • Professional friendly and a team player disposition who is capable of representing the department and organisation effectively

  • Basic Life Support competency (adult and neonatal)


  • Current acute nursing experience

  • IV cannulation

Further information may be obtained by contacting Laura Griffiths, Maternity Unit Manager on 52325444.

Applications for the above position should be lodged at https://colacareahealth.mercury.com.au/ by COB Thursday 5th 2021.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Victorian Police Check and complete a Statutory Declaration as per the Aged Care Principles prior to commencement of employment. Some positions will also require a WWC Check.

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Registered Midwife

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Laura Griffiths - 52325444

Registered Midwife