12 Jan

Charge Midwife Women Assessment Unit Jobs Vacancy in Auckland District Health Board Central Auckland City

Charge Midwife Women Assessment Unit
Auckland District Health Board Central
Auckland City AUK
12 Jan, 2018 30+ days ago

Auckland District Health Board Central Auckland City urgently required following position for Charge Midwife Women Assessment Unit. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

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Charge Midwife Women Assessment Unit Jobs Vacancy in Auckland District Health Board Central Auckland City Jobs Details:

Charge Midwife Women's Assessment Unit

Auckland District Health Board

'Excellent Women's Health through Empowerment & Partnership'

An exciting opportunity awaits for a passionate, highly motivated and dynamic midwifery leader with expert clinical skills and demonstrated leadership capability to join our team. This role leads a busy, acute gynaecology and maternity unit with approximately 13,000 women seen per annum, providing excellence in care to women and families/whānau. Women's Assessment Unit services include maternity assessments (antenatal and postpartum), inductions of labour, acute gynaecological assessment, an ECV clinic and perinatal loss service.

You will be instrumental in implementing best practice, enhancing women's experiences of care, supporting colleagues and working collaboratively within the broader team to ensure that women and their families/whanau remain at the centre of care, delivering a high quality service.

In the attached prospectus ( Midwifery Prospectus ) we've outlined a Service Overview and the long list of reasons why National Women's Health and Auckland DHB makes for such a compelling employment opportunity where you can "do your life's best work". Some of our people have jumped in and talked about their experience working here so please check out the Prospectus!

Raff Slight, Charge Midwife.

Key criteria for success:

  • Clinical midwifery leadership that aspires to excellence, supporting a great maternity experience and optimal outcomes for all women
  • Cultural competence, sensitivity and knowledge of working within culturally diverse populations
  • Ability to lead with our values
  • Capacity to innovate, think flexibly and inspire and motivate your team
  • Great interpersonal and clear communication skills, with the ability to influence and negotiate with a solution focus
  • Ability to manage sustainably
Previous experience in managing/ leading a maternity team would be advantageous; however, we are open to support your career progression as part of our leadership development program.

Essential criteria:
  • Eligibility for New Zealand midwifery registration and an annual practicing certificate
  • Knowledge of the New Zealand maternity system
  • Significant midwifery experience in secondary and tertiary care
Click here for the full position description

For more information, please contact Raff Slight - Acting Midwifery Unit Manager RaffaelaS@adhb.govt.nz or Melissa Brown, Midwifery Director Melissabro@adhb.govt.nz .

For more information about your application please contact Eileen Dreyer at EDreyer@adhb.govt.nz .

To apply visit our website http://www.careers.adhb.govt.nz/ using job reference number CEN05653 and attach a copy of your CV and Cover Letter.

Application Close: 4th February 2018

For more about the Auckland DHB and Women's Health in New Zealand, you are invited to view the following:

Women's Health Website:


Relocation Assistance

An attractive relocation package is available for New Zealand candidates who would need to relocate to Auckland and for overseas candidates. Further details are available on request. We are able to assist with visa requirements if/as needed.

Come to Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland as a place to live, offers a fantastic lifestyle with beautiful beaches; native bush walks; easy access to water and land sports; the performing arts; wining and dining in New Zealand's largest city - all of which takes place in our world renowned "friendly" culture which is New Zealand. It's a great place to live and raise a family. Auckland is the major travel hub for NZ with extensive national and international flight networks.

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children . This position is a Core Children's Worker as defined by the Act.

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