Northern NSW Local Health District

Registered Midwife - Lismore Base Hospital (BB-1170B)

Found in: Neuvoo AU


Employment Type: Temporary Part Time (49 weeks)
Position Classification: Registered Midwife
Remuneration: $32.47 - $45.59 per hour
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ210384

What you'll be doing

The Registered Midwife coordinates and delivers high quality women and newborn-centred midwifery care in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia's Standards of Practice for Midwives, and the Policies and Procedures of the MoH and NNSWLHD.


Why you should consider applying

We can offer you:

  • Diverse career pathways
  • Professional and personal development
  • Help with further study and education
  • Flexible and supportive work environment
  • Opportunities to start or build a career, or re-enter the workforce
  • Challenging, inspiring and rewarding roles, and
  • The opportunity to make a difference!

      Tired of big cities? Want to start your days sitting on your deck in the sun, enjoying a cup of coffee and listening to the birds? Or would you rather have a surf or a walk along the sand before work? Wonderful beaches, world heritage-listed national parks, hinterland villages, great food and fine wine, excellent private and public schools, warm and friendly staff are all waiting for you on the North Coast.


      Where you’ll be working

      Also known as the Rainbow Region, this area is blessed with stunning waterfalls, fertile farming land, artistic villages and relaxed seaside communities.


      Northern NSW Local Health District embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.


      NNSWLHD is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position. All applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably.  For help with your application to this role visit Stepping Up, our online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.


      Please note, to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.  For more information please see


      A current valid NSW Working With Children Check is a requirement of this position. Visit s:w.kidsguardian. for more information.


      This vacancy is maternity leave relief for an initial period of up to 49 weeks for 24 hours per week; the hours and period of employment may change according to the maternity leave requirements.  There is also the possibility of an extension at same reduced hours.

      1. Current registration with Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Midwife or Registered Nurse (Division 1) and availability and capacity to participate in a 24 hour seven-day rotating roster which includes working all shifts, all days of the week including public holidays.
      2. Uses all available information to develop, monitor and evaluate a plan of care in consultation with women, newborns, families and other members of the multidisciplinary health care team to support best women and newborn outcomes.
      3. Demonstrated effective communication through the use of information technology, written, verbal and interpersonal skills with the ability to identify key messages, issues and concerns when communicating with others
      4. Knowledge and understanding of women and newborn-centred care, evidence-based practice and quality improvement
      5. Demonstrated ability to work effectively, responsibly, and accountably with minimal supervision and effectively manage the use of staff and physical resources when rostered In-Charge of Shift
      6. Demonstrated understanding of and ability to practice in accordance with legislation, policies and within the scope of practice of a Registered Midwife


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