LAWSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, GOLSPIE

SUTHERLAND COMMUNITY MIDWIFERY TEAM

COMMUNITY STAFF MIDWIFE (BAND 5/6)
Salary Band 5 24,670 - 30,742 and Band 6 30,401 - 38,046


Sutherland is an area of dramatic scenery, with beautiful shorelines, cliff top walks and an opportunity to experience rare insect, flower and bird life. It has a lot to offer for those interested in exploring the wonders of nature on land and at sea, as well as local historical and archaeological sites. Could Sutherland be the place for you?

Sutherland Community Midwifery Team is looking for a midwife who is keen to work as part of a small local team in remote and rural practice. This post offers an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified or experienced midwife who is keen to practice midwife-led care and to develop skills as an autonomous practitioner. The midwifery team provides a service across the community setting and are based in the Lawson Memorial Hospital, Golspie. The team provide antenatal and postnatal care and planned home birth to a caseload of up to one hundred women per year spread over a wide geographical area. The post requires some on call for home birth as per demand.

Interested applicants should ideally be educated to degree level. A current driving licence is essential and you will be expected to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations to meet the operational requirements of the service.
This is a full-time post of 37.5 hours per week with commitment to on call working.

Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Frances Arrowsmith, Midwifery Team Leader for Sutherland, Tel: 01971 511226 or Mobile: 07776 160336.

Application forms/full information packs are available from the Employment Services Team, (quoting JF ref: 078/19.20ES1) by e-mailing northarea.recruitment@nhs.net or telephoning 01955 880403.

Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, 7th October 2019


https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=596360