Mō te tūnga About the role
Ifyou are an experienced Registered Midwife holding a current practisingcertificate and are looking for a role where you can work both autonomously and as part of wonderfulrural team then we would love to hear from you.
We are an efficient,friendly service with a 6 bed 2 birth roomed Primary Birthing unit, where westrive to provide quality women centred maternity care for the women andfamilies of our community.
Asa midwife within our service you will be responsible for the overall planning, assessing,implementing and evaluating midwifery care in collaboration with women, theirfamilies and the wider MDT.
Ko wai koe About You
You will have a passion for normal physiologicalbirth, women-centred care and a commitment to support breastfeeding as youcollaborate with LMC midwives and our maternity services teams to ensure mothers andbabies receive optimum care / outcomes during their stay, and be prepared andconfidant to be working as sole charge at times.
We pride ourselves in offering women and theirfamilies a relaxed and homelike environment thereforeyou will enjoy being part of a team of midwives who work together with women ofall ages and backgrounds to provide optimum evidence-based advice, midwiferycare during pregnancy, labour and the post-partum period
Mō mātou About Us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi - Puttingpeople at the heart of all we do
We are committed tohonouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by ensuring our partnershipwith Māori are at the forefront of all our conversations.
We believe inimproving, promoting, and protecting the health and well-being of theCanterbury the West Coast community.
The culture at Canterbury DistrictHealth Board, is driven by our ā MātouUara (Our Value s)
Ngā hua Benefits ofworking at CDHB
When you work at the Canterbury DistrictHealth Board, you are part of a wider whānau that will support you along yourjourney.
We offer great coaching, mentoring and learning outcomes for allstaff. We are always improving our facilities across all campuses and haveamazing discounts from select retailers, restaurants and business.
At the DHB, you are part of something greater then yourself andencouraged to your uniquely self.
Tono ināianei Apply Now
Only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted,therefore apply directly on our career site .
The role that you are applying for is one that may only beperformed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19.
It is thereforea condition of this application that you are vaccinated againstCovid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Dosesrequired to perform your role under the Health Order.
As a person workingin the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a largenumber of people, some of whom may be vulnerable.
Without a vaccine,there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to bevaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others againstthe potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in thecourse of your employment.