About the Midwifery Unit:
The Midwifery Unit at MBPH comprises an 8-bed Antenatal/Postnatal ward, 3 bed midwifery assessment unit, and 3 birth suites that cater for 900 births a year. The ward also has a Level 3, Special Care Nursery that cares for 34-week neonates and stabilisation of other premature or sick neonates prior to them being transferred to a tertiary centre.
Our highly skilled, multidisciplinary team accepts all risk patients meaning you will gain invaluable experience that you may not be able to get in a metro hospital.
To be successful in this role you will be a registered midwife and have the relevant registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia (AHPRA). You will possess extensive clinical skills and experience with in the medical field. You will have completed your graduate year and be available to work across all shifts.
You will also bring:
- Understanding of scope of practice in line with relevant registration
- Proven Midwifery experience
- Possess strong customer service skills along with a caring and nurturing personality.
- Knowledge of legislative requirements in relation to nursing practice
- Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
- Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.
Our commitment to quality and safety for the patients, families and visitors to MBPH is of our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current National Police check, an employee Working with Children Check and proof of immunity prior to your commencement.
Mildura Base Public Hospital (MBPH) is a responsive regional health service that promotes and provides a work environment that embraces professional development and professional relationships. These are focussed on our HEART values to drive employee engagement and positive patient outcomes. Our genuine focus on patient-centered care, when members of our community are at their most vulnerable, is paramount to the health and wellbeing of our community which is strategically linked to our vision of providing exceptional care. Our workforce of over 1000 employees is genuinely committed to providing care 24/7 to our 80,000 community members.
At MBPH, we believe our employees are our backbone. They are the nurses, medical specialists, allied and mental health practitioners, and the support and administration teams that deliver the best care every single day. We are looking for a Registered Midwife who will be a key team member within the multidisciplinary team of our midwifery assessment unit.
Our People, Our H.E.A.R.T:
We are proud of our H E A R T values that were not created for our employee, but rather by our employee through extensive consultation with our employees and we live and breathe them every day, in all that we do:
Happy Empathetic Accountable Respectful Team Based.
For a copy of the Position Description, to apply or to find out more about our wonderful Hospital, please visit www.mbph.org.au
To discuss the role further, enquires can be made to Sandra Doyle –Midwifery Unit Manager via phone: (03) 5022 3484
The salary range for this role is $65,561.60 – $92,601.60 depending on years of experience.