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Complex Pregnancy Midwife

Employer
Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Oldham
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 Per annum
Closing date
24 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Midwife
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Northern Care Alliance are delighted to offer a post for a Registered Midwife to join our Complex Pregnancy team providing midwifery care to women who receive care from Oldham Fetal Medicine Unit and Antenatal Day Unit

The role will be varied and will involve working closely with our team of Midwives and the MDT, providing care to women who are identified as being at risk of preterm labour, complex pregnancy or who have a multiple pregnancy.

Main duties of the job

Assist the Complex Pregnancy manager to evaluate and deliver elements of the SBL care bundle

Engage in the education and training of multi-professional staff, ensuring training is delivered face-to-face to each relevant member of staff within the Trust and ensure competence documents are issued and completed and recorded via a training log.

Ensure all pregnancies have the appropriate risk factors identified and to manage the referral process for the preterm clinic ensuring women at risk follow appropriate pathways to determine performance for detection of at-risk pregnancies.

Provide clinical expertise within the fetal medicine unit and Antenatal Day unit to ensure the care women receive is evidence based, kind and compassionate. Organise appropriate referral to tertiary unit as required.

Be involved in regular audit to ensure that the women attending the unit have been appropriately identified and their care planned according to clinical need utilising current evidence-based treatments.

To report on the National Preterm database.

About us

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust (NCA) provides hospital and integrated health and social care services to over one million people living across Greater Manchester. Our 20,000 colleagues care for people in hospital and in the community, working across Bury, Rochdale, Oldham and Salford, to save and improve lives.

As a large NHS trust we are committed to enhancing the health of our local population by delivering consistently high standards of care and working closely with local authorities and key partners. We believe in our power and potential to make a difference and we're always looking for people who demonstrate our three core values - care , appreciate and inspire - to join our team.

In return, we can offer you a job role with purpose and flexibility. The size and scale of the NCA means we can provide more challenge and opportunities so your career can always be moving in the right direction. By joining us you can also access a competitive benefits package, including, a fantastic annual leave allowance, flexible working opportunities and protected hours for health and wellbeing activities, helping you to achieve more personal downtime and a better work-life balance.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website:www.careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk

This vacancy is open to those who have a current NMC PIN to practice as an Registered Nurse or Midwife in the UK, or those who are currently enrolled on a course which means they expect to receive their full NMC PIN within the next 3 months. Please note an NMC PRN PIN is not a full NMC PIN and would not fulfil the essential criteria for this role.

The NCA can no longer accept applications from International Nurses and Midwives who are yet to complete all competencies needed to receivea full NMC PIN to practice in the UK as we have paused our OSCE programme indefinitely. To learn more about how you can gain a full NMC PIN to be eligible to apply for our vacancies in the future, please see the NMC website: https://www.nmc.org.uk/registration/joining-the-register/register-nurse-midwife/trained-outside-uk/how-to-guide/

We reserve the right to close the online vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post you are advised to complete and return your application form as soon as possible.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • NMC Midwifery Registration
  • Degree / Diploma in Midwifery
  • Evidence of CPD


Knowledge & Skills

Essential

  • Practice Assessor
  • Robust Knowledge of Antenatal Care
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills


Desirable

  • Knowledge of the SBL Care Bundle


Employer details

Employer name

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust

Address

The Royal Oldham Hospital

Rochdale Road

Oldham

OL1 2RJ

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

236-OCO-NM290-24

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