- Women's and Children's
- Band 7
- Full time - 37.5 hours per week
- West Herts - General Staffing
- Watford General Hospital
- £39,332 - £45,534 pa inc HCA
- 22/05/2019 23:59
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Midwifery Service is committed to fostering innovation and driving improvements in an environment that is empowering and supportive for our staff and for Women and their families, in our care.
We have an exciting opportunity for a midwife who has experience in fetal medicine and antenatal and newborn screening to undertake a more senior (Band 7) role as the lead for fetal medicine for WHHT. This will include counselling women and their families undergoing testing, monitoring, auditing and maintain systems appropriate for the service.
The role will include training and presenting at a variety of forums and meetings internally and nationally. The successful candidate must be willing to work full time 37.5 hours per week.
The role requires knowledge and experience of maternity services as well as excellent organisational and communication skills
The post holder must be able to demonstrate excellent leadership skills, be a caring and compassionate individual focused on providing excellent quality patient care, working within the values held by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust which provides acute healthcare services to a population of approximately half a million-people living in West Hertfordshire and the surrounding area.
The Trust also provides a range of more specialist services to a wider population of residents in North London, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and East Hertfordshire.
As an employer of over 4000 people we are one of the biggest employers in the area and see around a million patients each year.
Our vision is to embody in our hospitals the principles, values and sense of service that created the NHS by providing consistently good, safe care in a friendly, listening and informative way, as and when people need and want it and always with dignity and respect.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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
Dr Benedicta Agbagwara-Osuji- Consultant Midwife- Public Health