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Registered Midwife - Casual

Registered Midwife

Central Otago Maternity Unit, Alexandra

Salary Band - $65,022-$84,153 + KiwiSaver + Car Parking

  • Casual position


Mō te tūranga | About the role

Your role involves a very special blend of strength, compassion and cool headedness supporting maternity care, antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal.  Within the Core Midwifery environment no two days will be the same and you’ll be involved in the full scope of midwifery practice during your time here. We have a women-centered approach to our care and you will be making a real difference to the patient experience. This core midwife role would suit a Midwife who is team-focused and who enjoys getting involved in a variety of tasks to ensure the very best care is provided at all times.


Mōu ake | About you

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Possess excellent assessment skills
  • Have a passion and focus for working with families/whanau
  • Enjoy providing postnatal care with compassion and kindness
  • Be an exceptional team player who has strong communication skills
  • Have previous experience in supporting mothers with breastfeeding
  • Be a Registered Midwife with a current APC for New Zealand


Painga | Benefits

  • Family-friendly community
  • Continuous support for career development.
  • Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance.
  • Free on-site parking
  • Access to a range of retail discounts and Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).


Utu whānui |Salary range

This role belongs to the DHBs/MERAS Collective Agreement and falls between the step 2 ($65,022 p.a) and Step 7 ($84,153 p.a) pro rata.


Rā mōnehu |Closing Date:  Open

Due to the fast paced nature of the DHB, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.


Tono ināianei | Apply now

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website:

For further information please contact Ashleigh Murphy, Recruitment Advisor,


If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora- Health New Zealand - Southern , please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here:  Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors



Pre-Employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to:

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks
  • Serious misconduct checks (previous Public Service departments and statutory Crown entities only)
  • COVID-19 vaccination

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