Funded Study Opportunity- Maaori/Pasifika- NZ Diploma in Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Educationat Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)
Counties Manukau District Health Board (South Auckland)
Auckland, NZ
1d ago
source : New Zealand Government Jobs

About this role

Are you of Maaori or Pacific Island descent, interested in training to be a Childbirth Educator and work in Counties Manukau once qualified?

Counties Manukau Health has an opportunity to provide funding to two students to gain a NZ Diploma in Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Education with Ara Institute of Canterbury.

Gain the knowledge to educate and guide people through the transition to parenting.

This two-year, part-time programme is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to facilitate quality, informed pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting education.

Using a blended delivery model combining online and face-to-face learning, this programme can be studied anywhere in New Zealand.

It requires a commitment of 20 hours study per week, plus attendance at two, three-day waananga / intensives at the City campus (Christchurch).

In addition to your theory studies, you'll undertake significant work-integrated learning alongside a qualified antenatal educator.

This ensures continuous integration with the theoretical components of the course, allowing you to develop your competence and confidence in preparation for facilitating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Education sessions.

Upon completion of this programme you'll be a knowledgeable facilitator of adult learning, able to plan, implement and evaluate effective pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting programmes that are evidence-based and aligned with community needs in Counties Manukau.

Successful applicants will receive funded support with :

  • NZ Diploma in Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Education Course Fees
  • Student Service Fee
  • Accommodation and flights to Christchurch to attend the Waananga days
  • Essential :

  • NZ Citizen / Resident
  • Proof of offer of a place or existing place on the New Zealand Diploma in Pregnancy, Childbirth and Early Parenting Education Course with the Ara Institute in Canterbury starting February 2022.
  • Completed a course of Covid 19 vaccinations
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