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Intrapartum Education Midwife

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Crumpsall, Manchester
£35,392 to £42,618 Per Annum (Pro Rata)
Closing date
27 May 2024

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Nurse, Midwife
Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen, due to the emerging nature of midwifery services in Manchester for a highly skilled, enthusiastic and experienced midwife to join the maternity education and practice development team for an intrapartum education midwife at St Mary's Hospital, North Manchester General Hospital site. The vision is for successful post-holder(s) to support the delivery of clinical skills education, education programmes and preceptorship support in the intrapartum setting.

Main duties of the job

Saint Mary's Hospital Managed Clinical Service is the largest maternity service in the country providing care for women across Manchester, its surrounding areas and the North West region. The three sites are Saint Mary's oxford Road, Saint Mary's North Manchester and Saint Mary's Wythenshawe. Saint Mary's Hospital is a well-known centre of excellence, all with a vibrant and lively working atmosphere. You will work with the Lead Midwife for Education and Practice Development team and other multi -disciplinary team members to support education and clinical skills development in the intrapartum setting.

About us

MFT is England's largest NHS Trust with a turnover of �2.5bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We're creating an exceptionalintegrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate soyou'll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We've also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & drivingresearch and innovation through the introduction of Hive our brand-new Electronic Patient Record system which we've launched in September2022.

We're proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitatehigh-quality research programme's. What's more, we're excited to be embarking on our new Green Plan which will set out how MFT continues toplay its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open andtransparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience youll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person Specification attachments under the Supporting Documents heading. So that youre even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply to us, youll need to take time to read the Candidate Essentials Guide that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how we care for you as you care for others. Most importantly, it also contains critical information youll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

Diversity Matters

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employer, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team at

Were looking forward to hearing from you!

Person Specification



  • Registered Midwife
  • Graduate level
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Supervisor/Assessor


  • Education qualification



  • Knowledge of the local and national maternity specific education requirements
  • Knowledge of the local and national patient safety agenda
  • Knowledge of evidence based practice


  • Experience of contributing to practice development
  • Experience of supporting patient safety programmes



  • Experienced band 6 midwife
  • Experienced in intrapartum care and intrapartum clinical skills
  • Experience of supporting new registrant midwives in clinical practice
  • Experience of teaching in clinical practice


  • Experience of teaching in a group setting

Employer details

Employer name

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Saint Mary's Hospital (North Manchester General Hospital Site)

Delaunays Road

Crumpsall, Manchester

M8 5RB

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