Midwife - Community Maternity Unit
The community maternity unit at Inverclyde Royal Hospital is situated 20 miles from the nearest obstetric unit. Staff provide a full range of care to both high and low risk women in the community and antenatal clinics and also provide care in labour through an on call system to low risk women in labour. You will be part of a small team required to use full range of midwifery skills and be flexible in working hours to cover all aspects of the service. You require to be able to reach the unit when 'on call' within 60 minutes of being called therefore require to live in local area, therefore this post requires you to have a driving licence. It is essential that you are a NMC Registered Midwife educated to Degree Level with relevant experience both in community and intra-partum. You should have up to date skills in all aspects of obstetric emergencies, resuscitation and repair of the perineum. This post requires you to have effective communication, time management and IT skills. This is a permanent post with part time hours (30) these hours will be worked on a combination of 75 hour and 1125 hour day and on call shifts. This post requires membership of Disclosure Scotland's PVG Scheme. PLEASE READ AND SAVE THE CANDIDATE APPLICATION PACK BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION.