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Band 5 - Midwife (Rotational Preceptorship), WACS

Job Reference: 360-D-5935-RA8

Employer:
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Department:
WACS
Location:
Watford Hospital, Watford
Salary:
£27,230 pa inc HCA

Preceptorship Midwife

 

Here at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Midwifery Service we are 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 developed an exciting preceptorship programme during which you have the opportunity to manage a small caseload. You will also rotate through the practice areas and your learning and development will be encouraged and supported by our Practice Development team. This programme will be the ideal preparation required to enable you to deliver the principles of choice and continuity, most recently recommended in the National Maternity Review: Better Births.

 

We are currently seeking enthusiastic, sensitive and well organised midwives to join our team. You will be expected to have excellent clinical and communications skills and a commitment to lifelong learning.

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust 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, serving residents of 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.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Judy Jackson, Practice Development Midwife

 

by email: judy.jackson@whht.nhs.uk

 

by phone: 01923 217372

 






West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust provides acute healthcare services to a core catchment population of approximately half a million people living in west Hertfordshire and the surrounding area. Overall, the population served by the Trust is relatively affluent, but there are some areas of deprivation.

The Trust also provides a range of more specialist services to a wider population, serving residents of North London, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and East Hertfordshire.

As an employer of over 4,000 people the Trust is one of the biggest employers in the area and sees nearly a million patients each year.

We encourage and welcome people with disabilities, if you need help please ask.


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