Registered Midwife

Sydney, NSW



Registered Nurse

Purpose of Position

To provide safe and effective patient-centred midwifery care to the patients/clients and carers of Sydney West Area Health Service. To work collaboratively with members of the multidisciplinary health team in the planning, implementation, assessment and evaluation of care within the unit. To ensure optimal outcomes for patients/clients and carers of the service through the promotion of best practice including the appropriate escalation of care. To effectively manage resources relevant to the service.

Selection Criteria

Current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Registered Midwife

Demonstrated experience and clinical skills in midwifery skills which could include midwifery course training

Demonstrated ability to organise and prioritise work

Demonstrated commitment to woman focussed care

Demonstrated effective communication skills, both written and verbal

Demonstrated commitment to professional development