Registered Midwife - New Graduate
Mō Tātou – About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We are excited to announce that we have two permanent positions available for new graduate midwives to commence their careers and join our efficient and caring team at the Maternity Unit at Tauranga Hospital. These positions are 0.8FTE, working 64 hours per fortnight and will commence in February 2023.
On successful completion of the Midwifery First Year of Practice Programme employment as a Registered Midwife will continue with Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty
We offer a comprehensive New Graduate Midwifery programme, including ongoing preceptorship and exciting professional development opportunities. You will be a part of a supportive team of midwives and nurses whilst you put the skills you have acquired into practice. Hours will be working rostered shifts.
The Ministry of Health Voluntary Bonding Scheme is available to those graduates who are interested. This scheme offers financial incentive to graduates who have a commitment to working in the Bay of Plenty region
He Kōrero mōu - About You
You will have successfully completed your midwifery education, and hold an Annual Practising Certificate issued by the Midwifery Council as you commence your first year of practice as a midwife.
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- Ongoing professional development
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team
- Subsidised onsite hospital gym membership
- Free flu vaccinations
- Free onsite parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal. For additional information or to arrange a confidential chat, contact Kim Birse, Clinical Midwife Manager, Tauranga Hospital 0273037913
Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.
Due to this position having contact with children and Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty's commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks' under the Children's Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
|Location:||North Island - Bay of Plenty - Tauranga|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Midwifery - Hospital Setting|
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