Thursday, August 20, 2015

Position Description:
Limited Tenure (24.08.2015 to 08.02.2016) Maternity Leave Replacement Hours available up to full time REF # 15/055

Colac Area Health currently has an opportunity for a Registered Midwife to join our busy Maternity Services team.

 The successful applicant will have;

  •  Dual registration with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated capacity to work across the full role and scope of practice of a midwife
  • Ability to demonstrate recent, contemporary and evidence based midwifery practice
  • Demonstrated ability to manage maternity emergencies
  • Ability to work across a rotating roster with varying demands and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a multidisciplinary team in a challenging environment.
  • Ability to organise work in a systematic way, accurate and timely manner be flexible in a changing environment
  •  Flexibility to work as a Registered Nurse as demand requires
  • Computer literacy
  • A professional friendly, team player disposition who is capable of representing the department and organisation effectively

Interested applicants wishing to obtain further information should access Colac Area Health’s website www.colacareahealth.com.au or contact Olivia Arbuthnot, Nurse Unit Manager Acute Services or Michelle Carmody, Acting Nurse Unit Manager Acute Services on 52325312. 

Written applications should include a resume as well as a letter of application addressing the qualifications, experience and personal attributes as outlined in the position description.  Applications for the above position should be forwarded to the Human Resource Coordinator, Deb Matthews by COB Friday 4th September 2015.

 All staff are required to provide a current Victorian Police Check and complete a Statutory Declaration as per the Aged Care Principles prior to commencement of employment.  Some positions will also require a WWC Check.