Dual Registered Nurse and Midwife / Registered Midwife

  • Murrumbidgee Local Health District
  • Cootamundra NSW, Australia
  • 11 Oct, 2018
Full or Part Time Midwife Nurse

Job Description

Dual Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife and Registered Midwife


  • Working across four hospitals Cootamundra, Temora, Tumut and Young
  • Multiple permanent positions available – part time and full time options

About us

At Murrumbidgee Local Health District we provide a range of public health services to the Riverina and Murray regions of New South Wales. With around 241,000 residents living within our District we employ approximately 4,000 staff who work within our 31 hospitals and health services / programs.

Offering a new and interesting model of employment for Registered Midwives (RM), we have multiple opportunities for experienced and dynamic RMs to work across four great MLHD hospitals, including Cootamundra, Temora, Tumut and Young.

To learn a little bit about each of these facilities and locations please click here https://www.mlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/our-facilities


$62,619.5 - $87,926.11




What you will be doing

Working in one of these brand new roles, you will have the terrific opportunity to be rostered across a range of great hospitals; working in partnership with women to provide support, care and advice during pregnancy, labour and the postpartum period

As a RM or a dual RM/RN, you will be provided with extensive midwifery variety and professional development, with a regular change of scenery when working between four hospitals. For dual RN/RM team members you will also be provided with the chance to work across a range of other nursing settings including ED and acute.

You will have the chance to work for different periods of time in each facility which may be driven by service demand across sites and leave coverage requirements within four great midwifery services.

Why not explore this interesting and different way of impacting women during this important time in their lives?

What are we looking for?

  • Demonstrated ability to meet the NMBA competencies for the Registered Midwife & current registration with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated competencies and skills in midwifery practice
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team in a rural health setting
  • An interest to be rostered across multiple sites

Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. 

What is on offer?

  • Temporary accommodation is available to help get you settled in Cootamundra
  • Relocation assistance: If you are successful in acquiring this role and will be required to relocate >100km from your current place of residence a relocation package will be provided to support travel and relocation expenses.  To learn more about eligibility please speak with Fiona Simons, Cluster Manager on 0447 428 892.
  • Subsidised gym and recreation memberships to use across the District
  • Ongoing professional development
  • A different and exciting way of working

Learn more For role related queries please contact Fiona Simons on Fiona.Simons@health.nsw.gov.au

To apply you can visit https://jobs.health.nsw.gov.au/mlhd/jobs/dual-registered-midwife-registered-nurse-multiple-sites-25660


Applications close 6/11/18

Reference or Job Identity Number


Name of Contact Person

Fiona Simons

Telephone Number of Contact Person

0447 428 892.

Closing Date for Applications


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