We are excited to announce that we have permanent positions available for new graduate midwives to commence their careers and join our efficient and caring team here in the Maternity Unit at Tauranga Hospital.
These positions will commence in January and April 2022.
On successful completion of the Midwifery First Year of Practice Programme employment as a Registered Midwife will continue with the Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB).
Hours will be 0.8FTE working rostered shifts. Bay of Plenty District Health Board offers a comprehensive New Graduate Midwifery programme, including ongoing preceptorship and exciting professional development opportunities.
You will be a part of a supportive team of midwives and nurses whilst you put the skills you have acquired into practice.
The Ministry of Health Voluntary Bonding Scheme is available to those graduates who are interested. This scheme offers financial incentive to graduates who have a commitment to working in the Bay of Plenty region.
Benefits of working at Tauranga Hospital :
To support its vision of "Healthy Thriving Communities", the BOPDHB provides many Healthy Living programmes and services to encourage and support its employees to stay healthy both physically and mentally.
These include health, wellness and nutrition clinics, mindfulness, massage, and self-care management to enable to you have a truly balanced work / life balance.
The white sandy beaches go on for miles so those keen on water sports, surfing or just strolling along the beach, you're in luck.
Tauranga is central to many other towns and cities. The adventure capital of the North Island; Rotorua is a quick 45 minutes drive away.
Auckland and Coromandel peninsula are within 2 ½ hours drive and our regional airport flies direct to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch many times a day.
Reimbursement of your Annual Practicing Certificate and Midwifery Standards Review.
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work.
The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations.
It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Bay of Plenty DHB you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker.
Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
All applications are to be made online.