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Community Midwife

Employer
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£42,471 to £50,364 a year pa inclusive
Closing date
2 Jul 2024
An exciting opportunity has opened up for a skilled and compassionate Midwife to join our esteemed maternity team at the Lindo Wing Private Maternity Unit. With over 75 years of excellence in private obstetric and neonatal care, the Lindo Wing has garnered an international reputation, serving thousands of mothers, including members of the royal family and celebrities.

Are you experienced in postnatal community care? If so, we want to hear from you! Join our rapidly growing community service, thriving for 3 years and counting. Be part of our dynamic team as we launch our exciting new midwife led service.

Our dedicated team provides a unique, traditional, and individualised service with the safety and reliability of NHS support. This distinctive combination allows us to offer our patients exceptional care while ensuring their well-being. We are committed to continual improvement and have recently introduced a range of holistic services, offering bespoke packages to meet the diverse needs of our patients.

As a Midwife at the Lindo Wing, you will enjoy a dynamic and supportive work environment where you can collaborate with talented professionals. This role offers the opportunity to contribute to our innovative approach to maternity care while gaining experience in both private and NHS-backed settings.

Main duties of the job

As a primary care provider in midwifery, the midwife will deliver comprehensive care across community, labour ward (including MLC unit), and postnatal wards. The role requires flexible working, including internal rotation between areas and day/night duties to ensure 24-hour coverage.

About us

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You'll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both overviews please view the Job Description attachment with the job advert.

Person Specification

Education/ qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Midwife (on NMC register)
  • Mentorship or full SSSA preparation
  • Midwifery degree or equivalent


Desirable

  • NIPE/EON


Experience

Essential

  • Completed 18 months post registration clinical experience working as an RM in the UK


Desirable

  • Worked within a postnatal community setting
  • Worked within a Midwife Led setting


Skills/knowledge/ abilities

Essential

  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to be flexible
  • Excellent clinical decision making skills
  • Knowledge of obstetric Emergency skills and drills and the ability to perform in an emergency situation


Employer details

Employer name

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Address

St Mary's Hospital

London

W2 1NY

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

290-CR-650

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