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Whanganui District Health Board

Whanganui Hospital Maternity

Fixed term (ending December 2020), part time (32 hours p/w)

Whanganui has something for everyone. From excellent education and sports training facilities (many past and present NZ Olympic rowers and coaches come from Whanganui), outdoor adventure pursuits, the best value-for-money housing in New Zealand and a maximum 15 minute drive from most suburbs to the central business district, or Whanganui Hospital.

Whanganui District Health Board currently has a fixed term, part-time position available for an experienced midwife to cover staff on maternity leave. The position will provide primary and/or secondary core midwifery care in a clinic and hospital setting. The duties are rostered and rotating.

If this sounds like you and you have a minimum of one years’ post graduate experience, with a proven record of excellent clinical and communication skills, then we would welcome your application.

We have a:

  • high normal birth rate
  • long water birth history
  • low intervention rates
  • low Cesarean rates
  • small, dedicated team
  • great lifestyle away from city-life demands

All applications must include a completed WDHB application form, cover letter and CV

Apply now!