Clinical Midwife – Postnatal

About the role

Mater Mothers’ Hospital is currently seeking an experienced and motivated Clinical Midwife to fulfil a fixed term contract position until September 2019. We are considering applications for full or part-time.

Mater Mothers’ Hospitals are leaders in the provision of high quality maternity and newborn services for the people of Queensland and northern New South Wales. Providing exceptional care and support of women and their families, Mater Mothers’ Hospitals offer integrated services covering obstetrics, gynaecology, neonatology, and maternal fetal medicine.

In this role you will be responsible for providing private postnatal care with a high volume of normal and complex care cases within the Mater Mothers’ Hospitals.

Salary range: $44.08-$47.23 (RN2) per hour plus superannuation

What you’ll be doing

As a Clinical Midwife, you will be responsible for practicing with advanced clinical competence in the provision of quality and cost-effective care in consultation with other members of the health care team. This includes providing support and direction to other staff while role modelling and promoting professional standards of practice and conduct.

About you

To be successful in your application for this position it is essential that you have: 

  • Current Midwifery registration with AHPRA
  • Considerable post-graduate midwifery experience
  • Current and evidence-based postnatal experience
  • Strong clinical leadership and management skills and ability
  • Willingness to commit to and role model the Mater values
  • Advanced clinical competency and the ability to maintain the highest standards of nursing/midwifery practice
  • Effective communication and clinical problem solving skills to maximise patient care within the multidisciplinary team
  • Commitment to the continuous improvement of health care and midwifery practice, and to continuing professional development of self and others.

You will be working in a fast paced environment that requires someone who is enthusiastic, able to show initiative and work well in a team. The ideal candidate for the position will be approachable with a mature and confident attitude.

The successful applicant will join an experienced and supportive team and provides an excellent professional development opportunity to further hone your leadership skills while making a positive contribution.

Applications close Friday 27 April 2018

For further information specific to the position, please contact Sue Sedl, Midwifery Unit Manager, MMH 12 on 07 3163 8770

If you are interested in applying for this position, simply click on ‘APPLY’ to attach your resume.

Please note we CANNOT accept any emailed applications so please ensure you submit your details via the “APPLY” button.

If you are having technical difficulties submitting your application please contact the Recruitment Team ( confirming the role you are applying for and the specific difficulties you are experiencing.

At Mater, you’ll find we live and breathe our values. We are a health care leader that provides care to more than 500,000 patients each year as a private, benevolent not-for-proft organisation – what profit we make goes back in to our business which is why we offer state of the art facilities and the resources to advance your career and provide exceptional care to our patients.

Mater is also committed to environmental sustainability and draws on our recognition of the link between health, climate and the environment which ensures we optimise our position as responsible corporate citizens.

Come and join us; as a Mater employee you’ll find the benefits you deserve and the opportunity to be part of a healthcare community unlike any other.

Applicants from recruitment agencies will not be considered at this time.

Posting Notes: South Brisbane || QLD || Australia (AU) || Midwifery ||


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