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Community Midwife

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pro rata
Closing date
5 Dec 2023
We are looking to recruit innovative and dynamic Registered Midwives who have a passion for midwifery and who would like to be a part of shaping maternity services of the future. We welcome innovation and the contribution of all staff to ensure safe and respectful care to all pregnant women / birthing person and their families.

The post holder will provide antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care for women and their families that inclusively respect the rights of the patients whilst practising within the NMC Code and supported by local policies and guidelines.

Main duties of the job

To provide antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care for women and their families.

Be personally accountable for their practice and must adhere to the NMC standards expected of them.

Assesses, develops, implements and evaluates programmes of care in a range of environments, without supervision whilst maintaining effective communication with the multidisciplinary team and patient.

Supports, supervises and teaches less experienced staff on the ward/team relevant clinical and non-clinical procedures and practices.

Works autonomously within the department/team within Trust guidelines and sphere of professional practice with the guidance from the community midwifery manager, deputy manager or matron.

Promotes home birth and engages in the 'on call rota'.

About us

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Trist is a large organisation with three hospitals located in Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole.

Scunthorpe site provides community midwifery services accross North Lincolnshire with community bases situated in Scunthorpe, Brigg, Barton, Epworth and Goole. The Trust's 6,500 members of staff care for and support a population of more than 400,000 people.

We encourage all our staff to innovate and adopt 'best practice' so we can deliver excellent care to our patients. We ask staff to live our values kindness, courage and respect.

We are committed to recruiting the best people to work with us. You could be one of them.

To learn more about Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust, and discover the unique benefits on offer to employees, view our latest videos, plus more, please visit our recruitment website at

Should we receive a high volume of applications for this vacancy, the advert may be closed earlier than stated. To view a full job description and person specification please see attachments on this advert.

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We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children/vulnerable adults and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.

Job description

Job responsibilities

We are committed to creating and maintaining a fair and supportive working environment and culture, where contributions are fully recognised and valued by all and staff feel empowered to carry out their duties to the best of their abilities. As employers we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff. This underpins our values as set out in the NHS Constitution, supports us to be an Employer of Choice and ultimately enables our employees to support the effective care of our patients.

We strongly value the different perspectives and ideas a diverse workforce brings to deliver better outcomes for our patients. We welcome applications irrespective of peoples age, disability, sex, gender identity and gender expression, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances.

Person Specification

Education and Qualifications


  • oRegistered Midwife eligible to be on live register
  • oEvidence of post registration development in midwifery


  • oExperience of being 'in charge' of a shift
  • oDegree in Midwifery or working towards a degree
  • oManagement qualification
  • oLeadership qualification
  • oDiploma in Midwifery or evidence of recent relevant CPD at diploma level
  • oQualified mentor (ENB 998, or equivalent) or equivalent mentorship award
  • oQualified NVQ Assessor (A1 or equivalent) or working towards

Occupational Experience


  • oSuccessfully completed Band 5 - 6 package or can demonstrate equivalent competencies and experience


  • oExperience of managing a team or area within a Ward/Department
  • oTraining in handling and administration of blood
  • oExperience in a maternity setting

Employer details

Employer name

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust


Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Trust

Cliff Gardens


DN15 7BH

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