Midwifery Advisor (part-time, 8 hours per week)

Health Disability Commisioner

Midwifery Advisor

Location: Auckland
Job type: Fixed term
Date of listing: 03/04/2017
Closing date: 21/04/2017
Job number: 0
Website: Open
Application email: rosalin.rebello@hdc.org.nz

Fixed term (12 – 18 months)

The purpose of the Health and Disability Commissioner is to promote and protect health and disability services consumers’ rights and to facilitate the fair and efficient resolution of complaints relating to infringement of those rights.

The Health and Disability Commissioner is looking for a Midwifery Advisor with experience as a midwife or Lead Maternity Carer (LMC), preferably with management experience in DHB systems, to provide clinical advice on complaints.

This role requires:

  • current and on-going experience as a midwife
  • a current annual practising certificate
  • highly developed communication and analytical skills
  • a post graduate qualification in Midwifery
  • excellent oral and written communication skills.

You are expected to have an understanding and acceptance of the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.

All applicants must complete an HDC application form to be considered.

Please visit the HDC website for the application form and position description. www.hdc.org.nz/utilities/current-vacancies.

Applications for this role close 5pm, 21 April 2017.

Please send your completed application form and CV to: Rosalin Rebello, Office of the Health and Disability Commissioner, PO Box 1791, Auckland 1140 or by email to rosalin.rebello@hdc.org.nz.