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Registered Midwife NSW

Job title: Registered Midwife NSW
Contract type:
Location: Other NSW
Industry:
Salary Casual: $32-$46 per hour + relevant allowances
Reference: 316822

Job description

Aid in the prenatal, delivery and postnatal care of newborns and their mothers by working as a registered midwife in the hospitals.
  • Freedom to choose when and how much you want to work
  • Attractive Agency Pay Rates
  • Positions available in Dubbo, Glen Innes & Tamworth
What we offer
  • Travel reimbursement and free accommodation available for rural areas
  • 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
  • Casual Base hourly pay rate of $32-$46 + relevant allowances 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
  • Mentor and guide junior midwives
  • Respond to obstetric and neonatal emergencies
  • 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
  • Current K2 Medical Systems Training (Dubbo Only)
  • Recent experience in Fetal Heart Rate (CTG) interpretation (Tamworth Only)
  • Recent Birth Suite Experience (Tamworth Only)
  • Up-to-date knowledge on breastfeeding support & promotion (Tamworth Only)
  • 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
Available Locations
Other NSW
  • Dubbo, 2830
  • Glen Innes, 2370
  • Tamworth, 2340 (must have RN & RM registration)
Sydney
  • Campbelltown, 2560
  • Camperdown, 2050
  • Frenchs Forest, 2086
  • Hurstville, 2220
  • North Sydney, 2060
  • Randwick, 2031
  • St Leonards, 2065
How to apply
  • Select “Apply"
For more information, please call us on (02) 9966 5514.
  
Network Nursing Agency – Who we are
  
Established in 1997 – Network Nursing Agency specialises in supplying Registered Nurses to General Wards, Intensive Care Units, Mental Health, Theatres, Aged Care, and Palliative Care to Private and Public Hospital. We also offer Nurses, AINs, and Carers to Hospitals, Aged Care Homes and Private Clients in their homes. Network Nursing Agency is one of the largest suppliers of facilitators to Universities throughout Australia.
  
Network Nursing Agency promotes a respectful and supportive environment for all our staff. We recognise our amazing staff have helped us become the successful nursing agency we are today. NNA consistently works towards maintaining a culture of inclusiveness that encourages and supports all people to achieve their best. We believe having a diversity of office staff and nurses contributes to us providing the best quality care for all patients in every healthcare setting.
  
If you would like to learn more about Network Nursing Agency, we encourage you to visit our website, https://www.nursing-agency.com.au/. 
  
Additional Keywords: Midwifery, Midwives, RM, Certified Nurse-Midwife, CNM, Baby, Babies

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