Expression of Interest - AUS Registered Midwife, Maternity - North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals, NZ

Expression of Interest - AUS Registered Midwife, Maternity - North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals, NZ

Waitemata District Health Board
New Zealand
Closing Date
Fri, 21st August 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Salary
Location
New Zealand
Status
Open

Waitemata DHB’s promise is to provide “best care for everyone”. This means believing in and working according to our organisations values of “everyone matters”, “with compassion”, “connected” and “better, best, brilliant”.

Registered Midwife
Maternity North and West
North Shore and Waitakere Hospitals
Waitemata DHB
Auckland, New Zealand

 

Full Time / Part Time / Fixed Term Positions available!

Waitemata DHB covers an area north and west of Auckland city where the attitude among it’s inhabitants is all about life style – the pace of life is one that is a more relaxed than the central city.

Our mission is to make a healthy difference in our community and we love to celebrate the hard work and achievements of our people!

North Shore Hospital is located on the shores of Lake Pupuke, and is a leading secondary-care provider in Auckland. This hospital provides primary maternity and secondary obstetric services to the population of North Shore, and Hibiscus Coast. Join a supportive and values driven team that deals with a variety of interesting cases and strives to promote a normal birthing experience for women with high risk situations.

We offer a range of shift patterns to ensure that you have a satisfying work life balance.

Waitakere Hospital is located close to the Waitakere ranges and to west Auckland beaches, it provides primary maternity and secondary obstetric services to the population of West Auckland. We birth women from 32 weeks gestation and have a 12 bed SCBU. We have a LSCS rate of around 24%. The ward boosts a strong relationship with LMCs, providing the successful candidate to assist in a higher number of births. This is a midwifery led unit (No registrars or consultants) so antenatal, postnatal and birthing is all in one ward therefore you get to experience it all.

“We provide care to diverse communities and are committed to achieving health equity and oranga for our Maori and Pacific communities. We are working hard to support and develop a workforce equipped to deliver “brilliant”,” compassionate” and “connected” care to the people in our communities. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability, who share and are committed to living our values. If this is you, apply now and join us at Waitemata DHB, where “everyone matters” staff, patients, our community”

Contact

To learn more about the role and friendly informal conversation please contact:

• Sam Davenport - Midwife Manager, North Shore Hospital on +64 9 839 0000 ext. 43837 sam.davenport@waitematadhb.govt.nz or
• Arnia Rupa – Acting Midwife Manager, Waitakere Hospital on +64 21 220 0381 arnia.rupa@waitematadhb.govt.nz
• Nyree Hobson – Recruitment Consultant on +64 9 442 7249 nyree.hobson@waitematadhb.govt.nz

To view a copy of the position description, please click here

Virtual Tour of Maternity Units at Waitakere and North Shore Hospitals

To view a testimonial from some of our Registered Midwives click here

Job Reference: NOR06057