Opportunities have to join the Ayrshire Community Midwifery team. You should be a registered midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council interested in caring for women and their families in their community and experience of working in the community setting as a caseload holder is essential. You will be educated to or working towards degree level and have evidence of post registration training and development. You will be able to demonstrate excellent leadership skills and be an effective communicator with understanding of working within the wider community setting and Health and Social Care partners. You should be enthusiastic creative and possess excellent interpersonal and organisational skills which will enhance the existing team. In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. The post holder is required to work collaboratively in a safe care and respectful way. PLEASE STATE AT THE BEGINNING OF YOUR SUPPORTING STATEMENT WHICH POST YOU ARE INTERESETED IN: Post 1: 375 hours per week based within the East Ayrshire Community Midwifery team Northwest Kilmarnock Area Centre Western Road Kilmarnock Post 2: 30 hours per week based within the North Ayrshire Community Midwifery team Stevenston Health Centre Stevenston Flexibility is expected and you may be required to work across all Ayrshire localities to meet the needs of the service throughout NHS Ayrshire and Arran. A car owner / driver is essential Informal enquiries to: Elaine Moore CMM In-patients & Out-patients on ( Phone number removed ) . All correspondence will be sent by email. We have experienced some issues with personal email addresses and there is no guarantee correspondence will be sent to your inbox. It is therefore your responsibility to check all email folders including your junk folder as we have no control over which folder the correspondence will be sent to. PLEASE RESTRICT YOUR SUPPORTING STATEMENT TO NO MORE THAN 500 WORDS IF LIMIT IS EXCEEDED TEXT WILL BE CUT-OFF. PLEASE AVOID USING SYMBOLS &/? SIGNS BULLET POINTS ETC THROUGHOUT YOUR APPLICATION. Closing Date: 25 October 2016 We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.