Registered Midwife - Antenatal/Postnatal

Job posted: 26/04/2021
Applications close: 30/09/2021 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 46170

Reference: 46170

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

About Us

Jessie McPherson Private Hospital Maternity Unit (51 North) is currently a 19 bed antenatal/postnatal unit with a 6 bed SCN. Situated on the same site as Monash Health and Monash Children’s, we are able to provide outstanding patient and family centred care in a tertiary facility.

Plans for expansion in the Postnatal area are underway for 2021 with a new postnatal Satellite Maternity Unit. This unit will need to be staffed by experienced midwives who are capable of working autonomously and safely outside the hospital environment. Skills in Adult resuscitation, Neonatal Resuscitation and extensive experience in lactation support and postnatal care and education are a must. Staff will be rotated between 51 North and the Satellite Maternity Unit.

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If appointed to this role you will:

  • Enjoy working with our passionate and caring team to provide the best patient centred care to our women and their families

  • Be the midwife you aspire to with the support offered within the organisation

  • Actively contribute to our organisational goals including a positive and safe culture

  • Be part of a dynamic team including working in two very different postnatal environments 

What you need:

  • Experience and passion about providing exceptional care to women and their families during Pregnancy and Postnatal care

  • Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Authority (AHPRA) 

  • Embrace best practice models of care

  • Be highly accountable and demonstrate a strong supportive and engaging style

  • Be passionate about achieving high quality clinical outcomes

  • Enjoy working in a diverse and ever changing environment

  • Be highly motivated to learn and willing to undertake continuing education

  • You are willing to work full or part time across a seven day rotating roster including night shifts

Why work at Jessie McPherson Private?

  • Salary Packaging

  • On site Gym

  • On site discounted staff parking

  • Discounted banking (bank VIC)

  • Close to public transport

  • Uniforms provided

Important Things to Know

Jessie McPherson recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Monash Health Employees need to apply using an external email address for Jessie McPherson Private Hospital. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Does this sound like you? Apply direct now. Previous Applicants need not apply.

Registered Midwife - Antenatal/Postnatal

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Janelle Gridley - 95945162

Registered Midwife - Antenatal/Postnatal