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Registered Midwives - Maternity Services

Masterton, New Zealand

Reference: 5473865

Maternity Services

Permanent full/part time/fixed term opportunities available!

Are you looking for a New Zealand adventure?

Would you like to join an enthusiastic and supportive team and community with a lifestyle second to none?

If you are a Registered Midwife and want to be part of a dynamic and committed team of health workers providing an innovative approach to healthcare in a rural setting, and you are seeking a new challenge or to broaden your midwifery experience we may have the role for you!

We are a small secondary rural hospital focused on providing equitable women centred care with the opportunity to provide midwifery care across the scope.

New Zealand has a unique and successful model of care for maternity services which offers excellent learning experiences and a chance to develop new skills.

What can we offer to help with your decision?

We are interested in what hours of work may suit you. We are happy to accommodate a range of option including Full Time or Part Time, permanent or Fixed Term.

An attractive relocation package including accommodation and travel assistance can be negotiated. Wairarapa DHB also provides ongoing support to staff with further education and learning opportunities.

If you are a Registered Midwife and currently hold or will be eligible for full registration with the Midwifery Council of New Zealand we would love to speak with you!

To learn more about the role, or for a friendly informal conversation please contact: Leila Sparrow, Charge Midwife Manager on (06) 946-9800 ext. 4111 or (027) 675-5931.

Closing Date: OPEN (until successful applicants are appointed)

To apply for this role, please visit www.wairarapadhbjobs.co.nz where you can also obtain a copy of the job description for this role.

Why Wairarapa

The Wairarapa is a vibrant and culturally diverse region to work, live and play in, with plenty of recreational activities, world class walking and cycling tracks, relatively affordable housing, and beautifully restored historic towns. The region offers New Zealand's premiere shopping and food destinations thanks to its designer boutiques, specialist shops, cafes and restaurants along with award winning vineyards. The Wairarapa region affords that kiwi lifestyle for all members of the family, with quality schools, strong community spirit, great beaches, rivers and mountain ranges, and best of all you won't waste anymore time sitting in traffic jams, why? Because we have no traffic issues! This is a place you can truly relax and call home. Wairarapa Hospital, based in Masterton, is very close to other major cities it is a little more than an hour from Palmerston North Airport, Wellington International Airport and Inter-Island ferry connections. Daily rail services link Wellington with Wairarapa towns.

Learn more about living in the fabulous Wairarapa click here - www.wairarapanz.com

To learn more about our hospital click-here www.wairarapa.dhb.org.nz

www.mstn.govt.nz Information on the local council and area