CAITHNESS INTEGRATED MIDWIFERY TEAMCAITHNESS GENERAL HOSPITAL, WICKCAITHNESS COMMUNITY MIDWIFERY UNITCOMMUNITY MIDWIVES (BAND 5/6)(Salary: B5 30,229 - 37,664/B6 37,831 - 46,100)The Caithness Integrated Midwifery Team are looking for midwives to work in their new Community Midwifery Unit. The post offers an exciting opportunity for both newly qualified and experienced midwives who are keen to practice midwife-led care and to develop skills as autonomous practitioners in remote and rural practice.The midwifery team provide maternity services within the community midwifery unit based at Caithness General Hospital and across the Caithness and North Sutherland area. The service offers local births for low risk pregnancies, facilitates approximately 25 births annually and supports just under 200 women throughout their pregnancy and post-natal period. For the management, care and transfer of higher risk pregnancies and sick neonates, the midwifery team work closely with NHS highland Obstetric, Midwifery and Neonatal Maternity Unit team based in Raigmore Hospital, Inverness (approximately 110 miles away). The midwifery team work flexibly to provide a 24/7 service.These are permanent full or part time posts of up to 37 hours (full-time), to be worked in accordance with service requirements.A full and current driving licence is essential for these posts.Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Donna Firth, Midwifery Team Lead, Tel: 01955 880330, email: [email protected]ply online via: team can be contacted by e-mailing [email protected] or by telephoning 01955 880404/880410.Short-listed applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.PLEASE NOTE - You should apply for this post by completing the application process on Job Train. We suggest you use Internet Browser "Google Chrome" or "Microsoft Edge"DO NOT upload a CV as this will not be used for short listing purposes.Once you have submitted your application form you will be unable to make any amendments.For help to complete an application on Job Train please click here.CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 3RD JULY 2024Please quote Jobtrain reference 188398 on all correspondence