C03787, several - 01LEM

Registered Midwife - Casual on Call

Closes: 30 July 2020

Classification: Registered Midwife Level 1
Salary: $67,078 - $89,604
Position No: C03787, several - 01LEM
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 01 November 2019
Contact Officer: Penny Maher on penny.maher@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 7392

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‚Äźbased health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.
CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:
  • The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.
  • University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.
  • Three Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
  • Six community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
  • A range of community-based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health and Alcohol and Drug Services.
Overview of the work area and position:
Women, Youth and Children Community Health Programs delivers a range of primary health care community-based services to children, families and women. These services include support, education and information; counselling, assessment and screening; early identification and referral; and the delivery of public health programs. Services are delivered within a multidisciplinary context if not by a multidisciplinary team.
Centenary Hospital for Women and Children (CHWC) is seeking Registered Midwives with an interest in working women and babies across all areas of maternity services including: antenatal, postnatal, birthing and outpatient services.
Eligibility/Other Requirements:
  • Be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Applicants require a minimum 12 month midwifery experience.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.
  • Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.
These are casual on call positions.

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These are casual on call positions.

Career interest categories:

Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services