Registered Midwives, The Bureau – Casual Pool


Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has the equivalent of around 4,300 full time staff, making us a major employer in the Wellington region. We are also the leading provider of a number of specialist services, including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care, and specialised mental health services, for the upper South and lower North Islands, a population of about 900,000 people. Our DHB has an annual budget of more than $1 billion, which we use to deliver health services directly and contract external providers to provide care, such as general practices, rest homes and pharmacists. 

CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre in Paraparaumu.

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour.  With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there’s plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.


Make a fresh career choice and join us at Capital and Coast District Health Board.

We are seeking competent midwives with at least 2 years midwifery experience working across the scope of practice to join our friendly and collaborative team on a casual basis to work in Wellington CCDHB maternity. We also have vacancies available in the Keneperu and Paraparaumu maternity units. We are looking at midwives who have the ability to work with the multidisciplinary team and who have the ability to organise their work efficiently working in partnership with women.

As a member of a friendly and collaborative team of midwives you will be able to:

• Work across both the Delivery Suite and the Antenatal and Postnatal pods

• Work in purpose built suites and pods in a new hospital

• Have educational opportunities on the Quality Leadership Programme fully supported by CCDHB

As a primary, secondary and tertiary unit, we offer full maternity care through our midwifery and specialist teams.

Overseas applicants should first establish their eligibility for registration with the Midwifery Council of New Zealand and further information is available on


Capability development is a high priority for CCDHB. Professional development opportunities are a given, as well as the ability to upskill and to take on other roles. People and their skills are highly valued at CCDHB.

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, access to a cost-effective gym including exercise classes and use of two low-cost holiday homes at Taupo. 


Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. 

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate the vacancy number (NM018-18) and job title in the subject line.



Job no: NM018-18

Location: Kapiti Coast, Wellington Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua

Closing Date: 30 October 2018