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Registered Midwife - Caseload, Midwifery Group Practice

Mount Isa


Striving for excellence in the delivery of Rural and Remote Health Care.

Job details

Position status Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Health - Midwifery
Classification Nurse Grade 5
Workplace Location North West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/MI331374
Closing date 11-Dec-2019
Job duration 12 months, starting January 2020 - 2 positions
Contact person Andrea Mitchell
Contact details (07) 4744 4449

The North West Hospital and Health Service (NWHHS) has much to offer nurses and midwives such as: lifestyle, remote benefits, career experience and our excellence program.

We have a diverse Health Service that offers a variety of lifestyles:

  • Coastal beachside living at Karumba and Normanton
  • Remote island living at Mornington Island
  • Rural outback in Mount Isa
  • Outback remote living at Doomadgee, Cloncurry, Julia Creek, Camooweal, Dajarra, Burketown and McKinlay.

Working in rural outback Australia, you are likely to experience:

  • a diverse patient mix
  • clinical leadership opportunities within a multidisciplinary team
  • greater connection between health care provider and patient
  • the ability to make a measurable difference in the health outcomes of indigenous Australians.

Your opportunity: Provide primary midwifery care for an allocated group of women, in collaboration with other health care providers, across the continuum of pregnancy, labour, birth and the post-partum period within Maternity Services and in the community. The midwife will provide clinical leadership and expertise, support and education to other Midwives within the group practice, woman and their families that ensures the provision of best practice, collaboration and quality patient care.

Salary: Remuneration package of up to $103,775 p.a. comprising salary range of $70,702 - $90,686 p.a. (Nurse Grade 5), recreational leave loading (17.5%), and employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%), accommodation, Rural and remote allowance, laundry and Remote Area Nursing Incentive Program (RANIP).

Interested? For a confidential discussion please contact Andrea Mitchell on (07) 4744 4449.

For additional information regarding the responsibilities, mandatory qualifications and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description.

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