Community Midwife for Continuity of Care | Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 23 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £32,306 - £39,027 per annum/pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 23 October 2021
Location: Walsall, WS2 9PS
Company: Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3513421/407-21614-A

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Following recommendations and our commitment to the Better Births Programme, an exciting opportunity have arisen in community for a Continuity of Carer Midwife, to help drive forward the initiative.

Our community midwives promote normality and the use of alternative therapies for the benefit of all women. If you are looking for the opportunity to work innovatively, using a continuity of carer model, utilizing and developing your midwifery skills within a successful community team then this may be the opportunity for you.

You must be flexible, having the ability to work across a large geographical area and to participate in our on-call rota and shifts as required to support the hospital, homebirth and the midwifery led unit.

**We are offering a clinical fellowship prgramme to our new staff, following a minimum of 6 months working with us, this includes access to fully funded master's degree**

An exciting opportunity has arisen for registered midwives to join our Community Midwifery Team for Walsall Healthcare Trust. You will be experienced, enthusiastic and caring and must be able to work autonomously, demonstrating excellent clinical skills to provide effective, individualised women centered care.

You will be the named midwife for a designated caseload of women, providing antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care, in the home environment and within midwife led settings, providing one to one care during labour.

Walsall Healthcare NHS trust is a teaching hospital with a very busy maternity unit. Providing care to approximatley 4,200 women per year. We take great pride in promoting midwifery and delivering holistic woman centred care, to our diverse local community. Are you a forward thinking midwife? Do you wish to work in a unit committed to the provision of woman centred care? Are you excited by the changes and challenges occuring in midwifery maternity services?

Walsall is located centrally in the West Midlands, approximatley 11 miles from Birmingham. With excellent transport links via road and rail to both the north and south of the UK. There is a busy shopping and entertainment centre within walking distance from the Trust.

This advert closes on Thursday 7 Oct 2021

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