Midwife – Health New Zealand

Reference: 23164
Date posted: 28.06.2024
Close
Application for:

Midwife – Health New Zealand

Select the international dialling code, then type your phone number
Accepted files include txt, pdf, and docx. Max file size 5MB

You confirm that by submitting your details you have read and understood our privacy notice. We only share your personal data with our group companies and those categories of third parties identified in our privacy notice.

Job details

Permanent
NZ$80,000 - NZ$100,000 (Annual)
Specialism

Community

Apply to the international programme

Apply to the programme

Espirita is thrilled to announce that we have partnered with various hospitals across the beautiful landscapes of New Zealand to recruit experienced Midwives keen to relocate. 

We are on an active search for dedicated and passionate Midwives to join our client’s dynamic healthcare service. This is a unique opportunity to expand your professional horizons while making a significant impact on patient lives in New Zealand. 

 

What will you be doing in this role? 
 
We are seeking dedicated Midwives who can fulfil the following responsibilities: 

  • Monitoring the Health of Pregnant Women and Their Unborn Babies: Responsible for keeping track of the health status of both the mother and the unborn child.
  • Providing Full Antenatal Care: Offering screening tests, examinations, and parenting classes.
  • Identifying High-Risk Pregnancies: Identifying pregnancies that may require special attention or care, and making referrals to doctors and other medical specialists as needed.
  • Developing, Assessing, and Evaluating Individual Programmes of Care: Creating personalized care plans for each patient and regularly assess and evaluate these plans.
  • Teaching New and Expectant Mothers: Educating mothers on how to feed, care for, and bathe their babies.
  • Liaising with Other Professionals: Working closely with other healthcare professionals such as doctors, nurses, social workers, as well as patients’ families, teachers, carers, and employers.
  • Keeping Up-to-Date Records: Maintaining accurate written and electronic records of treatments and progress to ensure continuity of care and meet legal requirements.

  

What are the requirements for this role? 

  • You will need to be a registered Midwife and have experience working as a Midwife in a hospital or community setting.

  • Minimum of one-year registered Midwifery experience within the last five years. This must include antenatal, intrapartum, and postnatal care. 
  • Excellent communication and time management skills. 

  • English Language – if English is not your first language, you will be required to take an IELTS or OET exam.

 

What is the benefit package on offer for this position? 
 
Embarking on a new professional journey overseas can be daunting. This role comes with a relocation package that is designed to ensure your move to New Zealand is as seamless and stress-free as possible. 

 

Here’s what it includes: 

  • Salary: Competitive full-time salary in line with New Zealand’s national salary agreement steps, guided by the length of your experience and skills.  
  • Accommodation: Settle in without a worry as 4 weeks short-term accommodation is provided for you upon your arrival in NZ, up to $10,000. 
  • Car Hire: Up to 4 weeks of rental care hire/provision is provided up to $5,000. 
  • Flight & Luggage Arrangements: One-way economy travel fare for yourself, your partner and children under the age of 19. If your family don’t want to travel immediately, this can be claimed up to 6 months after starting work in NZ.  
  • Shipping of Household Goods: Maximum of $5000 from Australia/Pacific, or up to $10,000 if from further afield.  
  • Airport Transfers: Airport transfer to accommodation on arrival up to a cost of $300. 
  • Professional Body Registration Assistance: We’ll guide you through the process of registering with the New Zealand Professional Body. 
  • Visa Application Support: Navigating visa applications can be complex, but our team is here to provide all the help you need. 
  • IELTS/OET Reimbursement (if applicable): If required, we’ll reimburse the cost of your IELTS or OET examination. 
  • Additional Perks: Stay tuned for more details on other benefits designed to make your relocation experience even better. 

 

We’re excited to assist you on your new journey and make your transition to working in New Zealand a memorable one! 

 
What are the next steps? 

We would love to hear from you if you feel this role could be a good match for you, you are interested in relocating to NZ, and would like to know more. Please apply to this vacancy by completing the application form attaching a copy of your CV, and one of the team will be in touch with you shortly to discuss things further. 

Alternatively, if you are interested in registering with us for different opportunities, please proceed to register your interest via our website and we will be in touch regarding positions that might suit you over the coming days. 

 

About Espirita 

Espirita is the global workforce arm of Acacium Group – one of the world’s leading healthcare workforce solutions providers.  

At Espirita, our purpose is simple: to improve healthcare by empowering individuals. With a global presence, local knowledge and expertise, and a commitment to excellence, Espirita strives to provide healthcare professionals with the resources and support they need to thrive in their careers and personal lives. 

Espirita does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, religion, colour, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, citizenship, or any other protected classification under applicable federal, state, or local laws. 

Espirita is proud to be an equitable, diverse, and inclusive employer. Please note that our job adverts are correct at the time of publication, but some details and job responsibilities are subject to change.  

This job advert may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, by third-party websites, without prior written consent.  

Apply for this role
Apply to the international programme

Apply to the programme

Espirita is a trading name of Pulse Healthcare Ltd (03156103) a limited company registered in England and Wales and with its registered office address at 9 Appold Street, London, United Kingdom, EC2A 2AP.
Favorite Healthcare Staffing, LLC, a Kansas limited liability company, d/b/a Espirita™, with principal offices located at 9800 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212. Espirita is a trademark of Indigo Bidco Ltd., an affiliate of Espirita.