Registered Midwife – Maternity Ward
- Minimum of 3 Month Fixed Term Contract
- 0.5 FTE – 40 hours per fortnight (other options available)
- Could suit a local LMC that’s looking for extra hours in quieter months
About the Team
Here at Southland Hospital we value the care we offer mothers, babies and families in our maternity unit. Our brand of care and compassion involves a very special blend of strength, compassion and cool-headedness in the midwives who help babies into the world.
About the Role – what’s in it for me?
We birth around 1200 babies every year and we work very closely together with the LMC’s to ensure that both mother and baby get the level and type of care that they deserve. We are looking for experienced midwives with a commitment to quality care and the embodiment of the Southern DHB values, Kind, Open, Positive and a Sense of Community in all that they do.
If you are a Registered Midwife and you think you’d like working on a casual basis in a team where integrity, honesty and a great sense of humour count we look forward to hearing from you.
To be eligible for this role you will need to be a NZ Registered Midwife with a current practicing certificate.
About the Southern DHB
The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers – patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.
The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.
Closing Date: Sunday 22nd September 2019
For further information please contact Sam Cunningham, Recruitment Advisor – Corporate & Women’s health Directorates. Phone: (03) 213 5427 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org