Registered Midwife – new graduate programme

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location:  Wellington hospital and Hutt Valley hospital

Service:    Womens health

Contract:  Permanent part time (0.8 FTE)

Salary:      As per meca - MERAS Registered Midwife step 2

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

The new graduate midwifery programmes at Capital and Coast, and Hutt Valley are tailored to provide a professionally and clinically comprehensive experience. You will work 8-hour shifts on a rostered and rotating basis, with a workload equivalent to 0.8 full-time employment over 54 weeks in your programme based either at Capital and Coast or Hutt Valley. This arrangement allows you to strike a balance between your clinical responsibilities, commitments to the Midwifery First Year of Practice (MFYP), and personal life. Once the programme is completed you will transfer onto the permanent midwife roster.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We have supportive teams who nurture our new graduates and each other. Our senior teams include the Director of Midwifery, Associate Directors of Midwifery and Midwife Managers. Our obstetric teams are respectful and collaborative. We all work alongside our LMC colleagues and endeavor to provide the best care for whānau.

Moū – About you

We are looking for new graduate midwives who want to consolidate their knowledge and skills in our busy maternity units. The ideal candidates should be keen to embrace new challenges, apply their skills and knowledge into the clinical setting, have a solid work ethic, and are respectful to whānau and colleagues.

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast

Hutt Valley

Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

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Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: NM309-23

Location: Wellington Hospital, Hutt Valley

Closing Date: Wednesday, 31 January 2024