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Registered Midwife

Job posted: 09/05/2022
Applications close: 06/06/2022 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 30115

Reference: 30115

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


• Excellent salary packaging benefits and discounted onsite parking all whilst enjoying the perfect lifestyle on the Stunning Victoria Coast!
• Cohesive and friendly multidisciplinary team, respectful culture & supportive management
• Permanent Full Time, Part Time or Casual - You Choose!


Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What we can Offer You

• Staff are highly valued and supported with strong and innovative leadership
• Opportunities to work across the pregnancy, birth and early parenting continuum
• Access to training and professional development with dedicated Maternity Educators;
• 7 day rostered positions available with part time or full time hours to suit your lifestyle OR if you prefer predominately night duty is available
• Salary Range of $80,000 to $90,000 per annum (full time) dependent on your qualification and experience plus superannuation and excellent salary packaging benefits to increase your take home pay!
• Relocation Support for eligible candidates!
• Visa Sponsorship for approved candidates!
• Comprehensive orientation and clinical support
• Team work with a positive culture

Peninsula Health is also offering extended scope of practice for:

• Waterbirth
• Suturing
• Basic enhanced skills such as cannulation, standing orders package and baby discharge check competencies
• Presentation Ultrasound
• Midwife Insertion of Cervical Ripening Balloons

You will also have the opportunity to be involved in National Standard Portfolios and Quality Activities.

Our Women's Health unit is also a member of the newly commenced Safe Care Victoria PPH collaborative.

What You Will Be Doing

As an integral member of our team you will work in partnership with women and their families to give the necessary guidance, care and support during their pregnancy, birth and early parenting journey. We are committed to the implementation of innovative models of care to support a wide scope of midwifery practice. We are in the process of implementing a midwifery continuity model of care to complement our current traditional rostered model, team midwifery, and fetal diagnostic service.

Our maternity service supports around 3000 women to give birth per year. Our service is level 5 in the DHHS Maternity Capability Framework and provides care for women of low and high risk profiles including twins and complex pregnancies.

Many of our midwives rotate through our pregnancy clinics, birth, postnatal and domiciliary midwifery units providing full scope of midwifery care and we are continuing to expand these opportunities for our midwives. We support our midwives to increase their midwifery skills in many areas such as basic ultrasound, perineal repair, waterbirth etc so they can provide comprehensive and continuity of care as well as supporting personal professional development.

We are looking forward to building a new hospital which will include a beautiful new state of the art maternity space for pregnancy, birthing and postnatal care.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Current Registration with AHPRA as a Registered Midwife

What Next

Apply Now!

To discuss this opportunity further or for advice on our visa and relocation packages please contact Jess Strathdee at JStrathdee@phcn.vic.gov.au

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Registered Midwife

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Jessica Strathdee - 97848526
jstrathdee@phcn.vic.gov.au

Registered Midwife