Hunter New England Health


A welcome message from Hunter New England Health’s Director of Nursing and Midwifery - Karen Kelly

Nursing & Midwifery services in Hunter New England Local Health District offer careers across all disciplines in rural and metropolitan settings and in community and acute domains.  Whether you prefer to live in the bush or closer to the sea – we offer you the choice of working full time, part time or casually to fit in with your lifestyle.  

A career in nursing and midwifery is more than a job; it offers wonderful learning  opportunities, challenges, rewards and a skill set for life. Right now, there has never been a better time to consider a career in nursing or midwifery. The job satisfaction gained from working in such a dynamic profession is incredible. If your interest is helping people, you will not find a more suitable professional area. A nursing and midwifery career can be as interesting as you would like to make it. There are so many options available once you have decided on a career in nursing or midwifery. In fact, it can be many careers in one.

There are opportunities in our teams for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate nurses to learn from our experienced nurses and midwives who enjoy mentoring and working with a highly dynamic team. We strive for excellence in patient care delivery, and encourage anyone who shares this vision to join us.  

Hunter New England Health boasts accomplished, experienced and devoted nursing and midwifery teams. As an experienced nurse with Hunter New England Health your skills will be greatly valued and you will be encouraged & supported to undertake ongoing professional development aligned to service needs.  

If this sounds like the kind of career you'd like, then take the time to explore this website and don’t pass up the opportunity to join our Hunter New England Health nursing and midwifery team.

Hunter New England Local Health District