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Registered Midwife

Location
New South Wales
Job Type
Full Time
Posted
12 Jan 2022

Job Title:

Registered Midwife

Contract Type:

Full Time/ Casual

Location:

Camperdown | NSW

Industry:

Midwifery

Ref erence:

96700

Aid in the prenatal, delivery and postnatal care of newborns and their mothers by working as a registered midwife in the public and private hospitals.

  • Freedom to choose when and how much you want to work
  • Attractive Agency Pay Rates - Paid Weekly
  • Positions available all over Sydney and NSW

What we offer

  • We can assist you in getting your Australian Nursing Registration
  • Decide your work-life balance by letting us know how much and when YOU want to work .
  • Enjoy the extra money with attractive agency pay rates
  • Have confidence you're being offered the best available shifts by working with a long-standing and well-established nursing agency
  • Block Bookings available if you are looking for a steady and consistent workload
  • Have the opportunity to further your career by training and working in specialised fields
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to advance your nursing career
  • A strong support base with our friendly and experienced admin staff providing you with assistance
  • Great referral bonuses available

Employment type

  • Full-time Base salary of $90,000 to $110,000 depending on experience and area of specialty.
  • Casual Base hourly pay rate of $50-$60 depending on experience and area of specialty. Part-Time or Full-Time equivalent hours available.

The Role
Counsel and facilitate women, newborns and their families through pregnancy, labour and the postpartum period.

Duties

  • Attend to the physical, mental and emotional health of mothers and newborns before, during and after delivery
  • Provide prenatal and postnatal education
  • Examine and monitor patients during pregnancy
  • Assist the patient in creating birth plans
  • Assess progress and recognise warning signs of abnormal and potentially abnormal pregnancies
  • Ensure the health and well-being of the newborn and mother during delivery
  • Perform gynaecological exams and other clinical examinations and screenings
  • Explain and demonstrate breastfeeding techniques
  • Weigh and measure newborns
  • Assist surgeons and physicians in caring for the mother during complicated births
  • Perform deliveries and assist caesareans
  • Coach mother through the birthing process
  • Prepare for birthing
  • Assist parents to cope with miscarriage, termination, stillbirth and neonatal death
  • Arrange prenatal planning and care for mothers
  • Monitor, record and report symptoms or changes in patient's conditions
  • Maintain accurate patient records
  • Administer medication and treatments to patients
  • Observe for reactions or side effects
  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care for the patient
  • Provide education to patient and families
  • Discharge and admit patients
  • Supervise, coordinate and work in consultation with other health care members

What you will need

  • Minimum 1-year recent clinical experience*
  • Work rights in Australia
  • Current Registered Midwife AHPRA Registration
  • Current Criminal Record Check (can easily be applied for)
  • Current Working with Children Check (can easily be applied for)
  • Full immunisation history
  • Ability to work in an intense, concentrated environment
  • Calm and cool-headed with a positive attitude
  • Good leadership skills
  • Strong observational skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Compassion and caring for patients
  • Ability to work well independently or in a team
  • Commitment to quality patient care
  • A resume to send with your application

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Details

  • Job Reference: 471264632-2
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Employer: Network Nursing Agency
  • Location: New South Wales
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Other
  • Job Type: Full Time