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Registered Nurse or Midwife - Special Care Nursery

Djerriwarrh Health Services (DjHS)

Bacchus Marsh, Australia

Reference: 5521352

  • Registered Midwife or Registered SCN Nurse or SCN Midwife
  • Ongoing part-time and casual positions available
  • Fantastic supportive team committed to Excellence
  • Bacchus Marsh location

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a values-based organisation. Our values are:

Compassion, Leadership, Excellence, Accountability and Respect.

Our values drive the way we act and guide our decision making on a daily basis, ensuring our focus on driving a culture of patient-centred care. Our employees model our CLEAR values, building excellence and respect across the Organisation and with our stakeholders.

We are offering an outstanding opportunity for the right person. We are committed to providing an environment that fosters and develop your existing skill sets and hopefully some new ones. We can offer you a role that will cement your knowledge and provide you opportunities to grow and broaden your professional portfolio.

We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge, enhance their skills and provide compassionate and patient focussed care. As part of our team we will support you and help you develop your career with us. The person we are looking for will be passionate about supporting our clients and community, and practising patient centred care.

Our Health Service is seeking the services of skilled and motivated Registered Midwives and SCN trained RN's or RM's to join our amazing team providing a high standard of care in our Maternity Unit.

The role is challenging, interesting, complex and rewarding. Make the most of your career and make a positive difference in people's lives!

The role:

The RM/RN will provide and promote a high standard of care for patients whilst supporting the ongoing development of the Maternity Service.

The successful applicant will have a strong and diverse clinical background, demonstrating broad knowledge and clinical expertise in all facets of Midwifery or Special Care Nursery experience. The role will allow you to work in one of the most advanced and newest maternity wards in Melbourne.

Shifts come in a variety of shapes and sizes we will be flexible and your availability can be negotiated with your Manager.

The successful applicant will act as a clinical and professional resource person demonstrating broad knowledge and clinical expertise in all facets of Midwifery.

Applicants must have:

  • Current unrestricted AHPRA registration as a Midwife
  • Strong clinical background working across continuum of maternity care
  • Special Care Nursery Certificate desirable
  • A fantastic attitude and dedication to the profession. Excellent communication skills

About us:

Djerriwarrh Health Services is a dynamic and rapidly expanding public health service providing Acute, Community, Maternity and Aged Care to the City of Melton and Shire of Moorabool in Melbourne's Western suburbs.

This role, based at the Bacchus Marsh Hospital campus, will allow for a short commute from the bustling CBD to a centrally located facility close to public transport, local cafes, artisan shops, weekend getaways, vineyards and parkways.

The successful applicant will be required to have undergo pre-employment suitability screening including: a current police check, working with children and Australian work rights. Regretfully, Djerriwarrh is unable to offer sponsorship.

How to apply:

Applicants will be required to complete a questionnaire which will include responses to the Key Selection Criteria when applying for this position. To obtain more information and the Key Selection Criteria please refer to the position description which can be downloaded here.

Applications close: 25th June 2021

Applications must be submitted online - to apply for this position click: Apply Now

Djerriwarrh Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of indigenous background to apply.

Applications Close: 25 Jun 2021