Position Details
Reference Number 21884
Position Title Registered Midwife
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Entity Public Hospital
Location Calvary Public Hospital Bruce
Award Classification ACTPub Nursng&MidW 13-17 - REGISTERED NURSE 2 YR 4
Hours 38
Job Advertisement

Continuity of Midwifery Care Service

Calvary Public Hospital Bruce

Permanent, Full time and Part time options available

Registered Midwife Level 2

 

About Calvary

Calvary Public Hospital Bruce (CPHB) is a 265 bed multi-discipline, modern healthcare facility serving the ACT community. At CPHB, our patients and their families expect a highly skilled, compassionate and dedicated workforce. Calvary staff pride themselves on ‘being for others’. The patient journey is at the centre of Calvary’s philosophy within our models of care.

 

CHCACT is a Baby friendly Health Accredited facility with over 1800 births per year. CHCACT maternity services are well supported by consultant obstetricians, paediatricians and a strong core group of experienced midwifery, medical and allied health staff. The vacancy is an exciting opportunity to work within the CMCS.

 

About the Role

We are currently looking for highly skilled, experienced and dynamic midwives to fill permanent vacancies in our Continuity of Midwifery Care Service. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to work within this highly satisfying model, developing a relationship with women and their families and guiding them through a significant life milestone. The Midwives must be able to work independently but will be supported by a team of midwives and a complementary multidisciplinary collaborative framework..

 

You will bring to this role:

  • Registered as a Midwife with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation agency (APHRA)
  • Must have current Driver’s license
  • Current and relevant experience working in acute maternity care.
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills

Applications close 24th July 2019

 

How to apply

All applications must be submitted online through Calvary and will be kept in confidence.

 

Applicants are expected to respond in writing and include the following:

  • Cover letter of not more than 1 page outlining why you believe you are suitable for this role
  • Current CV with contact details for at least 2 professional referees
  • Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

 

To discuss the role further please contact:

Elizabeth Bishop

Continuity CNC

Elizabeth.bishop@calvary-act.com.au

 

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a demonstrated understanding of and commitment to midwifery continuity of care model.
Essential: Do you have a demonstrated recent ability to work both independently and as part of a tem to provide competent care across the full scope of midwifery practice (antenatal, labour /birth and postnatal care).
Essential: Do you have evidence of eligibility to work in Australia? (Australian Citizenship, permanent residency, New Zealand Citizenship or valid temporary visa with entitlements to work)
Essential: Do you have current registration with AHPRA?
Essential: Are you willing to undergo a fitness for work assessment?
Contact Person Elizabeth Bishop
Contact Number 0418796539
Contact Email elizabeth.bishop@calvary-act.com.au
Closing Date 24/07/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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