Casual Registered Midwife

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Gawler SA, Australia
  • 18 May, 2018
Casual Registered Midwife Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife

Job Description

  • Country Health SA Local Health Network, Gawler Health Service
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $62,957 - $85,902 + 25% casual loading + 25% casual loading (pro rata) – Casual – RN/RM1

Salary

$62,957 - $85,902 + 25% casual loading + 25% casual loading (pro rata)

Occupations

Nursing  

Position

Joining the team at Gawler Health Service, you will assist with the provision of professional high-quality nursing and midwifery care aimed at improving patient health outcomes. Assessing individual patient needs, you will plan, implement or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options. You will also provide health education, counselling and rehabilitation programs to improve the health outcomes of individual patients or groups.

As a Midwife, you will work in partnership with women, respecting and supporting their right to self- determination in the life processes of pregnancy, birthing and parenthood. Gawler Health Service provides a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services to patients from Gawler and surrounding communities including the Lower North and Barossa Valley. Gawler Health Service has two obstetric and gynaecology specialists, a senior specialist doctor, and midwives ensuring 24-hour a day high-quality care. The Gawler Health Service is a Team STEPPS site, with 600 births per year and opportunities to work across the whole continuum of service. We offer the best of a country health working environment within close proximity to metropolitan Adelaide.

You will need to be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse and/or Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated competence in nursing and midwifery practice, you will bring the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team. Effective communication skills including, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills will be essential.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  

Applications close: 8 June 2018

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 660183

 

Reference or Job Identity Number

660183

Closing Date for Applications

8 June 2018

Template

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Purchase/Authorisation Number

SH4035