Integrated Midwife Rural

NHS Highland
Posted

  • Contact: Personnel Department
  • Reference: 19ab/009

INTEGRATED MIDWIFE RURAL
MATERNITY DEPARTMENT
ISLE OF MULL
37.5 HOURS
BAND 6
£28,050 - £37,010
PERMANENT

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Oban Community Maternity Service for a enthusiastic, flexible and motivated midwife, who wishes the opportunity to utilise her full range of skills in a mixed rural, town and island environment. The successful applicant will be based on the isle of Mull and covering the surrounding Islands. They will also be required to work in Oban on a regular basis.

The successful candidate must be confident to work autonomously in providing continuity of care to families on Mull, Oban and the Lorn and Islands.

You will be the named midwife to a caseload of up to 35 women per year on Mull providing a full range of care including on-call . You will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations to meet the operational requirements of the Service.

Oban, Lorn & Islands maternity service is proactive in supporting local birth, whether at home or within the maternity unit. All mothers and babies will be offered a family-centred, safe and compassionate approach to their care, recognising their own unique circumstances (Best Start).

Relocation package can be offered.

Informal enquiries to: Elayne Starkey (Team Lead) or Katherine Henderson (Senior Midwife) tel: 01631788911; email: elayne.starkey@nhs.net
For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website: http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/discover

Application packs are available from Resourcing Team, People & Change Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - recruitment.ab@nhs.net

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Please quote job reference number 19ab/009 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.

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