Core Midwife – Maternity (Wairau Hospital)


  • Bring your commitment to quality midwifery care to our maternity unit
  • Join our friendly and supportive team
  • Permanent part-time position 

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

We are looking for a NZ registered midwife with loads of passion and commitment to join our maternity team at Wairau Hospital. This is a permanent 0.8FTE role working 64 hours a fortnight, rostered across all shifts. Alternative FTE and short term contract may also be considered. 

We have approximately 500 births a year and we can promise that the role will be busy and varied – so no two days will be the same. 

We are an enthusiastic and friendly team with a commitment to providing childbearing women with optimal healthcare through women-centred and appropriate clinical assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation and education. 

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You will be a high performing midwife with total commitment to women centred and culturally respectful care. You will have excellent time management and organisational skills as well as the ability to work as part of a team and contribute to the broader organisational health care objectives. 

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position) 

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security and workplace wellness programmes. 

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health is the main health provider for the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Graham Cross, Charge Midwife Manager at graham.cross@nmdhb.govt.nz.

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form.

https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz/job 

Ref: W20-213

 Applications close: Sunday 6th December 

Nelson Marlborough Health strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: W20-213

Location: Wairau Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 6 December 2020