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Position Title: Registered Midwives
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): Various
Date Posted: 10/07/2020
Application Closing Date: 03/09/2020 11PM
Job #: MWVDUN
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Registered Midwives – Queen Mary Maternity
Dunedin Hospital

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  • Various part time and full time (up to 40 hours per week) shifts available
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About the Team
We consider ourselves to be very fortunate here at the Queen Mary Maternity Unit. Not only do we get to care for fabulous women and families from all across our diverse region, we also get to work alongside kind, compassionate, dedicated midwives and other health professionals to provide a safe and positive birthing experience.  
Each year we birth around 1,800 babies and work closely with the midwifery and medical schools to give the kind of care our patients deserve.

About the Role – what’s in it for me? 
Within the Core Midwifery environment no two days will be the same and you’ll be involved in the full scope of midwifery practice during your time here. We have a women-centered approach to our care and you will be making a real difference to the patient experience. This core midwife role would suit a Midwife who is team-focused and who enjoys getting involved in a variety of tasks to ensure the very best care is provided at all times. 

About You

To succeed in this role you will need to:

•    Be a Registered Midwife
•    Hold a current annual practicing certificate
•    Have excellent communication and the ability to easily build rapport with people from all walks of life
•    Be passionate about midwifery and have a real desire to provide the best care possible

If you think you’d like working in a team where integrity, honesty and a great sense of humour count, we’d love to hear from you!

About Southern DHB

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. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community. 

Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move! The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, and outstanding recreational opportunities.  Whether it is 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: Thursday 3rd September 2020


Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and if necessary withdraw the advertising at any time. For further information please contact Tara Hobbs, Recruitment Advisor –Women’s & Children’s Health Directorate. Phone: (03) 4709357 or Email: tara.hobbs@southerndhb.govt.nz 

Children’s Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.

Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for. 

 
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