NHS Western Isles Uist and Barra Hospital, Benbecula HS7 5LA
Hospital & Community
Band 6 - £31,800 to £39,169 per annum
Plus £1,074 Distant Island Allowance per annum
Permanent post x 1 (37.5 hrs per week)
Suitable for Secondment
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We are looking for flexible, enthusiastic and motivated midwife, preferably with post registration experience, to join our midwifery team. There will be an opportunity to provide care in all areas relating to midwifery practice. Applicants should be committed to providing a high standard of care and interact well with a multi-disciplinary team.
The islands of Uist have a small mixed caseload predominantly managed by the midwife with support from local GP's, and remote access to Obstetric colleagues from Lewis and /or mainland units.
There is an on-call requirement to this post at weekends
For further details on the post contact Catherine Macdonald, Head of Midwifery
Or Catherine Gillies Midwifery Team Leader on
Continuous professional development is actively encouraged and supported through in-house programmes and Institutes of Higher Education. Applicant must be a car owner and in possession of a full UK driving licence.
The successful applicant will be required to register with the Disclosure Scotland PVG Scheme (Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme).
This post is not eligible for relocation expenses.
Closing date: 2nd Oct 2020