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Integrated Midwife

Band 5/6

Main area
Band 5/6
Permanent or Fixed Term - up to 1 year to cover Maternity Leave
up to 37.5 hours per week
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York, Scaborough and the Community
York, Scaborough and the Community
£23,023 - £36,644 pro rata
21/10/2018 23:59

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Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.


Contract type: Permanent or Fixed Term - up to 1 year to cover Maternity Leave.

Hours: Up to 37.5 hours per week. 

We have Band 5 and 6 roles available in our high activity maternity service where women and their families are the centre of our focus.

We wish to receive applicants from Registrants only,  however, applicants who have just finished their programme of study and are awaiting their NMC PIN number, we would love to hear from you too.

York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is based in the historic, scenic City of York - we are one of the top 100 Healthcare providers.

We have vacancies on both our York and Scarborough sites, and also within our community teams. The Midwife posts offer an opportunity to work as part of our Midwifery Team within a friendly, supportive and busy maternity unit.

Hours are full or part time. Shifts are early, late, long days and night duty. We will be happy to discuss these patterns at interview.

Both Maternity units have both high and low risk care settings, there are approximately 3400 births a year in York and approximately 1600 in Scarborough.

If you are innovative, professionally up to date, thrive on a challenge and enjoy being part of a multi-disciplinary team we would like to hear from you. The posts are for fully integrated midwives, and are rotational in the maternity unit and includes rotation into the community.

Successful candidates will work autonomously within locally agreed policies and guidelines, taking account of NMC and LSA Guidance in relation to practice. You will be responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care to women and their babies throughout pregnancy, Labour and the postnatal period. You are also required to manage your own workload and meet the needs of women and their babies under their care. There will be a further requirement to support students including basic and/or post-basic students and support staff.

As a Band 6 you will be required to provide mentor sign off support for Student Midwives on practice placement as well as mentor junior qualified staff and HCA/MSW support in clinical practice. Evidence of on-going planned professional development.

Good luck with your application!

Applications from candidates interested in fewer than the full number of hours specified, and/or those interested in a job share will be considered.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Susan Jackson

01904 726104





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