Clinical Midwife - Caseload, Queensland Health

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The Townsville Hospital and Health Service is the largest tertiary health service in northern Australia; we are responsible for the delivery of healthcare services, education and research within a region covering over ,km with a population of approximately , people.

Maternity Services at Townsville University Hospital are currently seeking to recruit a Clinical Midwife - Caseload to their team on a fixed term temporary basis, for months.

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is one of excellence… to emerge the leader in health care, research and education for regional Australia.

About your opportunity
The Clinical Midwife - Caseload will provide primary midwifery care for a caseload of women per year, in collaboration with other health care providers, across the continuum of pregnancy, labour, birth and the post-partum period within Maternity Services and in the community.

The midwife will provide clinical leadership and expertise as a Team Leader, with support and education to other Midwives within the group practice, ensuring the provision of best practice, collaboration and quality patient care for women and their families.

What's on Offer?
Generous remuneration package value up to $, $. to $. (NG, Band ), .% leave loading, .% employer contribution to superannuation.

Other employment benefits may include:

Professional development
Salary sacrificing options
Shift and locality allowances
Corporate discounts
Wellness programs and the Employee Assistance Program.

Role Requirements: 

Bachelor of Midwifery or equivalent is mandatory.
Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and possession of a current practising certificate as a Midwife.
Highly Desirable: A post graduate qualification within a relevant area is highly desirable.
Possession of class C drivers' licence.

Why make the change?
Our gorgeous weather promotes an outdoor lifestyle as the sun shines nearly all year round (over days/year).

Enjoy the benefits of urban living without being trapped in a commuter nightmare of metropolitan traffic.

Appreciate the country town `feel' and change your pace as you absorb the local tropical/coastal flow.
Living in Townsville ( ); a vibrant, dynamic city and the largest regional centre in Northern Australia allows easy access to The Strand ( ) and Magnetic Island. ( ) Plus, the city heart provides opportunity for boutique shopping, fine dining experiences, cultural events ( ) and a bustling nightlife.

For a confidential discussion please contact Sari Holland on .
Applications ( ) close on Tuesday July .
Townsville, QLD, AU