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Midwife - Mulberry Ward

Employer
Barts Health NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£40,701 to £48,054 per annum inc
Closing date
21 Jul 2024
*****PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY*****

An opportunity has risen for an experienced midwife to join our team on Mulberry Ward (Antenatal/Postnatal).

To assist and support with antenatal women during admission and induction of labour and postnatal women and their babies during the immediate postnatal period.

it is essential to have completed a preceptorship programme and be qualified for one year or more.

If you think you have the skills required and need a new challenge then please apply.

Main duties of the job

The 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.

Applicants are advised to read all the information on the advert and the supporting information before completing and submitting an application. As you complete your application, please ensure you clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria in the person specification for this post by adequately completing the supporting information section of the application form.

All new staff appointed at the Trust are subject to a probationary period.

About us

Barts Health is one of the largest NHS trusts in the country, and one of Britain's leading healthcare providers.

The Barts Health group of NHS hospitals is entering an exciting new era on our improvement journey to becoming an outstanding organisation with a world-class clinical reputation. Having lifted ourselves out of special measures, we now have the impetus and breathing space to chart a fresh course in which we are continually striving to improve all our services for patients.

Our vision is to be a high-performing group of NHS hospitals, renowned for excellence and innovation, and providing safe and compassionate care to our patients in east London and beyond. That means being a provider of excellent patient safety, known for delivering consistently high standards of harm-free care and always caring for patients in the right place at the right time. It also means being an outstanding place to work, in which our WeCare values and behaviours are visible to all and guide us in how we work together.

We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The 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.

Person Specification

Experience

Essential

  • Ability to participate in health promotion activities to include antenatal classes/clinics
  • Ability to prioritise clinical work effectively
  • Can show a non-judgemental approach to patient care Ability to record and report back accurately and fully on patient assessments undertaken and risks identified
  • Ability to identify deteriorating patients
  • Able to analyse and interpret and action CTG recordings
  • Able to use basic Adult and neonatal resuscitation skills


Knowledge

Essential

  • Acts in a way that is consistent with legislation, policies and procedures and abide by the Trust Health and Safety policies
  • Ability to support others in maintaining health, safety and security
  • Ability to identify and assess the potential risks involved in work activities and processes for self


Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Midwife - eligible to practice (minimum 1 year experience)


Employer details

Employer name

Barts Health NHS Trust

Address

Whipps Cross University Hospital

London

E11 1NR

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

259-6463703WXH

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