Clinical Charge Midwife – Labour and Birthing

Job ID:16868
Title:Clinical Charge Midwife – Labour and Birthing
Location:Auckland
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Oct 18, 2019

Job Description

We are all about making this a great place to come to work every day – yes, it is busy, but we are committed to making this a supported unit!

If you have an interest in teaching and supporting newly qualified staff and promoting midwifery-led care and normal birth then we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our Labour and Birthing Suite for a 12 month duration.

As the Clinical Charge you will be the go to person for advice and support. You will be able to deal with challenging situations and have excellent communication and clinical skills. You will work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams and the Charge Midwife Manager.

Auckland DHB provides lots of work perks such as free educational seminars, discounted gym memberships and health services and provides a workplace support service to make working here a great experience. We have excellent investment in staff education and development and a strong research culture across maternity services.

If you are keen to be part of midwifery with a difference, then apply now!

Qualifications:

  • NZ Midwifery registration/ APC
  • Expert midwifery practitioner
  • Achieved advanced practice qualification such as leadership domain
  • Current knowledge andunderstanding of NZ prof essional midwifery issues and maternity legislation
  • Demonstrated leadership capability
  • Minimum 3 years post graduate midwifery experience across the scope of practice
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Treaty of Waitangi and its importance in midwifery practice
  • Sound understanding of professional midwifery ethics

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