Senior Charge Midwife.
Due to retirement and secondment, we currently have some vacancies for Senior Charge Midwives within our Consultant led Unit here in NHS Fife Maternity Service. We are a dynamic, progressive and really friendly team. This is a multi Senior Charge Midwife area where we cover the service 24 hours per day. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.
The unit is modern and progressive with approximately 3300 births per year. The services include outpatient and community services, a complex care Consultant Unit and an alongside Midwife Led Unit. We are developing services in line with Best Start recommendations. We are focussing on increasing our rates of Continuity of Carer and Transitional Care in the first instance. We have a Birth at Home team and already have teams established for Vulnerable in Pregnancy, Infant Nutrition and Child Protection.
We will encourage you with your professional development education via our dedicated clinical midwife educator and midwifery PEF. We have an extremely successful in house leadership programme and regularly encourage staff to participate in external networking.
You must be a NMC Registered Midwife, educated to degree level. In addition you should possess enthusiasm, excellent team working skills with effective communication.
For informal enquiries, please contact Pamela Galloway, Inpatient Midwifery Manager onext 29941 and Aileen Lawrie, Head of Midwifery on ext 20022.
A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.
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