Registered Midwife (Rotational) – Perm FT or PT

  • Company:
    South Western Sydney Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:

<div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial"><img alt="" src="https://gallery.mailchimp.com/26b87acf046c7e19b0d7f043e/images/f42793b4-950b-42ad-bd8a-7d3c3fee3bce.jpg" style="height:100%; width:100%" /></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><strong>Employment Type: </strong>Permanent Full Time or Part Time, up to 38 hours per week&nbsp;<br /> <strong>Location:</strong> Bankstown – Lidcombe Hospital&nbsp;<br /> <strong>Position Classification</strong>:&nbsp;Registered Midwife<br /> <strong>Remuneration:</strong>&nbsp;$32.37 – $45.45 per hour&nbsp;<br /> <strong>Requisition ID:</strong>&nbsp;REQ183046<br /> <strong>Applications close:</strong> 20/09/2020<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><em>To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency</em></p> <p style="font-family:Arial; text-align:center">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial; text-align:center"><strong>Always dedicated to providing outstanding customer and patient care</strong></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><br /> <strong>About The Opportunity&nbsp;</strong></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Bankstown/Lidcombe Hospital&nbsp;is recruiting for a Registered Midwife to complement and enhance the current team.&nbsp;</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Life at South Western Sydney Local Health District is rewarding, progressive and diverse and is always focused on achieving our Vision of Leading Care, Healthier Communities.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><br /> <br /> <strong>Where You&#39;ll Be Working</strong></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>At South Western Sydney Local Health District we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, where we don&rsquo;t just accept differences but we honour and support it. Committed to providing a working environment that thrives and values diversity, we encourage people of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background and people with a disability to apply.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Transforming Your Experience (TYE) is SWSLHDs key strategy to always positively transform your, our patients, our consumers, our staffs and our communities experiences across our organisation and services. Our vision is that our care is always safe, high quality and personalised and all our staff are supported and empowered to achieve their full potential. SWSLHD upholds the CORE Values &ndash; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Salary Packaging</span></span></strong></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>South Western Sydney Local Health District employees are able to enjoy the benefits of salary packing. Visit <span style="color:#0563c1"><u style="text-decoration:underline"><a href="https://www.maxxia.com.au/sp/healthconsent?cid=emp:email:bluejeans_health:newstart_consent:-" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">Maxxia</a></u></span> for more details.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Workplace Giving Program</span></span></strong></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>South Western Sydney Local Health District employees also have the opportunity to make a difference to help those less fortunate. Visit the <span style="color:#0563c1"><u style="text-decoration:underline"><a href="https://www.swslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/pdfs/rob/Workplace-Giving-Program.pdf" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">Workplace Giving Program</a></u></span> for more information.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><br /> <strong>What You&#39;ll Be Doing</strong></p> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <div>The midwife is a responsible and accountable professional who works in partnership with women to give the necessary support, care and advice during pregnancy, labour and the postpartum period, to conduct births on the midwife&#39;s own responsibility and to provide care for the newborn and the infant.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>This position may entail rotating through various clinical areas such as, Birthing Unit, Post/Antenatal Ward, Special Care Nursery and Antenatal Clinic.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD) is focused on achieving our Vision of Leading Care, healthier communities.</div> <div>All staff are expected to act as an appropriate and effective role model, promoting a culture that supports practices that reflect the NSW Health CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment through demonstrated behaviors and interactions with patients, clients and employees.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>The vision of SWSLHD Nursing and Midwifery Service is Compassionate Nursing and Midwifery Care Always, through leading effective workplace cultures that improve the patient experience.</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div> </div> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:16px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>How to Apply</span></span></strong></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:16px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>To be considered for this position, please ensure you address the selection criteria as thoroughly as possible.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <ol> <li>Current Authority to Practice as a Registered Midwife with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)</li> <li>Demonstrated recent experience as a Registered Midwife in an environment appropriate to the relevant specialty</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to provide safe compassionate quality care that is culturally responsive</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and engage with patients/consumers, families, carers and the multidisciplinary health care team to identify and ensure responsiveness of care needs</li> <li>Demonstrated capacity to interact with others in a personable and professional manner and personally resolve conflicts when they arise</li> <li>Demonstrated evidence of the use of critical thinking as it relates to the delivery of evidenced based midwifery care</li> <li>Demonstrated understanding and participation in risk management, work health and safety and quality improvement in the workplace.</li> </ol> </div> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <div style="font-size:10pt"> <p style="font-family:Arial">Need more information?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ183046" target="_blank">Position Description</a><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br /> For role related queries or questions contact Melissa Cooke on 02 9722 7870 or via email on&nbsp;Melissa.Cooke@health.nsw.gov.au</p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Interview Date Range:</span></span></strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>&nbsp;23/09/2020 – 30/09/2020</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:11px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span>Click <strong>&lsquo;Apply&rsquo;</strong> to submit your application now.</span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>Stepping Up &ndash; Close the Gap</span></span></strong></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="color:#0563c1"><u style="text-decoration:underline"><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span><a href="http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">Stepping Up</a></span></span></u></span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span> aims to assist Aboriginal applicants understand how to apply for roles with NSW Health by clarifying the recruitment and onboarding process.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:normal"><span><span style="font-size:10.0pt"><span>If you are an Aboriginal person and wish to obtain more information about applying for a role within South Western Sydney Local Health District, please contact the SWSLHD Aboriginal Workforce Team on <u><span style="color:blue"><a href="mailto:SWSLHD-AboriginalWorkforce@health.nsw.gov.au" style="color:#0563c1; 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