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Registered Midwife

Job posted: 11/08/2021
Applications close: 21/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 32553

Reference: 32553

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

 Work in an environment that offers: 



  • An ability to live and work close to home

  • A professional and enjoyable working environment

  • The ability to provide high quality patient care in a new facility



The Position 


Position Title: Registered midwife
Classification: YS2 - YS11
Salary per hour (exc. super): $34.03 - $45.50 per hour
Hours per fortnight: Up to 80 hours (multiple roles available) 
Employment Status: Permanent


Registered midwives are a crucial element of our clinical team in Women’s & Children’s services and are responsible for providing sensitive, evidence based, family centred care. As a registered midwife the applicant is expected to practise in a courteous manner independently and interdependently, assuming accountability for his/her own actions and the delegation of care to other clinicians. For more information about the role please refer to the positition description.




Key Responsibilities:



  • Provide safe, quality midwifery care in line with the Registered Midwife standards for practice (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia), policies, protocols, guidelines and legislation

  • Act as a positive professional role model for nursing/midwifery at Bendigo Health

  • Demonstrate a commitment to organisational change and quality improvement. Contribute to the implementation and achievement of activities identified in the clinical units annual Quality Plan



Bendigo Health


Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.



The Team 


The Women’s Ward and Birthing Suite is located on Level 3 of the new Bendigo Hospital. The team provides care to women and children from across the Loddon Mallee region and support approximately 1600 births per year. The unit has 6 birthing suites and 18 antenatal/postnatal beds. Midwives and the medical team collaborate during the patients stay to ensure they are given the best possible care. Our patients are supported by an on-call Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Paediatric and an Anaesthetic service.



How to apply


For further information on the position please refer to the position description available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au.  Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process.

Registered Midwife

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Contact:

Jenny Pitson - (0408) 597 036

Registered Midwife