Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora ' Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District
Location: Hutt Valley Hospital
Service: Surgical Womens and Childrens
Salary: As per Meca and experience
Closing: 5th October 2022
Kōrero mō te tūranga ' About the role
By joining our current Lactation Consultant you will have specialised education and extensive experience in managing the needs and care of the breastfeeding family.
You will be a member of a multi-disciplinary health care team providing education and guidance to expecting and new families in their breastfeeding journey. You will be a valued resource for the wider staff, and serve as a community resource for breast feeding related care throughout the organization, not just in Maternal Child Health.
We are wanting to provide a lactation service across 7 days, therefore weekend work would be included. Our role is part time (0.6 FTE).
Mō tō mātou rōpū ' About our team
Our multi-disciplinary maternity team work alongside the pregnant people of the Hutt Valley Region as they transition through pregnancy into parenthood. We work as a team to support the successful breastfeeding journey of the new family, recognizing that everyone has specialised knowledge and areas of expertise. We embrace all diversity that makes up our community and aim to provide the best breastfeeding outcomes.
Moū ' About you
We would love to welcome you into our team, some of the skills that are essential and beneficial are:
- Certified lactation consultant qualification
- Experience with Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Standards
- An friendly personality free from biases and judgement to support diversity in the breastfeeding journey
- Able to create and maintain relationships with families quickly
- Great verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to teach others specialised breastfeeding knowledge and skills
E pā ana ki a tatou ' About us
Here at Capital & Coast and Hutt Valley District, we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicity, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.
Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply
Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email email@example.com and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.
We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Hutt Valley|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
Clinical - Midwifery -
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