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Named Midwife

Job Reference: 265-1590321

Employer:
Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
Department:
Patient & Nursing Services
Location:
Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust, Northampton
Salary:
£44,606 to £50,819

At Northampton General Hospital we provide general acute services and hyper-acute stroke, vascular and renal services to people living in Northamptonshire. As well as this we are an accredited cancer centre and provide cancer services to a wider population of Northamptonshire and parts of Buckinghamshire.

We are proud to be the first hospital in the UK to have obtained Pathway to Excellence® designated accreditation from the American nurses credentialing centre (ANCC). We have also been rated as a GOOD hospital in our most recent CQC inspection and hope you will join us on our journey to becoming OUTSTANDING.

We celebrate staff achievements and value the importance of working as one big team. That’s why we talk about TeamNGH. It’s all about working together to provide the best possible care for our patients and supporting each other to grow and develop our skills. We are driven to helping you to be the best you can be.

Apply today and join the largest family in Northamptonshire.


This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated midwife to join the integrated safeguarding team of experienced, dedicated nurses and midwives at Northampton General Hospital. The midwife must be able to demonstrate strong, expert leadership in the delivery of the Trust’s safeguarding agenda ensuring the necessary national and local policies and procedures are in place.

 

The role will include monitoring and maintaining robust maternity safeguarding arrangements and facilitating both safeguarding supervision and training programmes. Therefore the post holder must have excellent interpersonal skills and a ‘can do’ attitude. A previous track record of driving improvement and collaborative multi-agency working would be desirable.

 

 



For further details / informal visits contact:

Tracy Keats, Head of Safeguarding and Dementia on 01604 523218 or tracy.keats@ngh.nhs.uk




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To deliver best possible care for our patients:

  • We put patient safety above all else

  • We aspire to excellence

  • We reflect, we learn, we improve

  • We respect and support each other

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To apply for this post, scroll down to the bottom of this page and select “apply on line”.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Northampton General Hospital to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process should you be appointed to the post.

Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to respond to each application individually. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you have been unsuccessful in this application.

For further information on nursing, apprenticeships, A&E or any other departments please visit our specific website or pages that are indicated on the right hand side of this advert.

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust recognises that staff of differing backgrounds and life experiences enrich our workforce and bring different skills and knowledge. We therefore encourage and welcome applications for our vacancies from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE VACANCIES PRIOR TO THE ADVERTISED CLOSING DATE WHEN WE ARE IN RECEIPT OF SUFFICIENT APPLICATIONS


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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