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Position Title: Registered Midwife – Maternity Ward (Southland Hospital)
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Fixed term Part time
Date Posted: 06/12/2019
Application Closing Date: 19/01/2020 11PM
Job #: 059909
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Registered Midwife – Maternity Ward

Southland Hospital

  • Fixed Term Contract’s negotiable on timeframes  
  • Minimum of 0.5 FTE – 40 hours per fortnight (larger 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.

About You

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.


Closing Date:  Sunday 19th January 2020

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