Registered Midwife Maternity Unit/Kō Matariki at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is currently seeking two Registered Midwives for 0.8 FTE permanent positions.
The positions are based in the Whakatāne Maternity Unit/Kō Matariki. Kō Matariki is a secondary care unit with approx. 650 births PA and a 3-cot Level 2 SCBU. The community we provide care to is a rural and semi-rural area with a 60% Māori population. You will have the opportunity to work with mothers and their babies and whānau.
The maternity team is a close and supportive team who aim to provide excellent clinical care and a cheerful and nurturing environment for mothers and their babies. Midwives and nurses are encouraged to develop areas of interest, share knowledge, and identify quality improvement opportunities. The team are very much part of the local community and enjoy the rewarding work and an excellent work/life balance.
Whakatāne is the Sunshine Capital of New Zealand, with 11 km of unspoilt beach (Ōhope Beach is NZ most loved beach), stunning native bush, lots of community activities, many cafes and shops. There are good schools and excellent sports and recreational clubs and facilities.
At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
All applications are to be made online.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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