Employment Type : Casual, up to 38 hours per week
Location : Bowral Hospital
Position Classification : Registered Midwife
Remuneration : $32.37 - $45.45 per hour
Requisition ID : REQ183326
Application Close Date : 20 / 09 / 2020
Come and join the team environment at Bowral where you are encouraged to take initiative, be creative and contribute to our vision of innovative models of care.
About The Opportunity
Bowral Maternity Unit is a midwifery led service which provides care to low risk women. Midwives work to their full potential and have autonomy while providing women centred care.
If you are self directed, motivated, reliable and passionate and a desire to learn and grow professionally, come join our team! The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop professionally in all areas of midwifery.
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.
Where You'll Be Working
At South Western Sydney Local Health District we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, where we don’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.
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 Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment.
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Workplace Giving Program
South Western Sydney Local Health District employees also have the opportunity to make a difference to help those less fortunate.
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What You'll be doing
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's own responsibility and to provide care for the newborn and the infant.
This position may entail rotating through various clinical areas such as, Birthing Unit, Post / Antenatal Ward, Special Care Nursery and Antenatal Clinic.
South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD) is focused on achieving our Vision of Leading Care, healthier communities.
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.
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.