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Band 6 - Diabetic Specialist Midwife, Maternity

West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
£37,162 to £44,629 a year inc HCA
Closing date
28 Sep 2023

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Nurse, Midwife
Band 6
Part Time
Are you interested in diabetes? Are you highly motivated and keen to develop your skills and experience?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Diabetic Specialist Midwife to join our friendly team at West Herts.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will provide high-quality, evidence-based care to women and their families whose pregnancies are complicated by diabetes. The post holder will have a level of relevant expert knowledge and skills, which they will use to manage, develop and lead care for diabetic patients.

About us

There has never been a more exciting time to join West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust! Major redevelopment works are planned as part of the New Hospital Programme. These will be most dramatic at Watford General Hospital where up to 90% of buildings will be new.

The trust has recently gained 'teaching hospital' status which reflects the dedicated work of many teams and individuals who have set the standard for delivering high quality training, learning and education at all levels of the workforce.

We encourage and welcome people with disabilities. If you need help, please ask.

We reserve the right to close this advert early due to the volume of applicants. Please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

If you do not hear back within 3 weeks of your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The post holder will work in partnership with the named Diabetes Specialist Midwife (DSM), the multi-disciplinary team and external agencies. They will also work closely with women and their families to plan and coordinate their care based on their individual needs. Additionally, the post holder will be required to deputise for the Band 7 DSM as required.

Person Specification

Your application will be scored against the JD/ Person Specification


  • 0 - does not meet the person specification 1 - reserved meets some person specification requirements 2 - Meets all person specification requirements

Employer details

Employer name

West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


Watford General Hospital


WD18 0HB

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