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Preceptorship Midwife

Job Reference: 213-UPACS-3070

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill, London
£29,057 - £36,134 per annum, inc HCA

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

Are you looking to join a highly motivated midwifery team, committed to providing a high standard of care, constantly striving to deliver memorable experiences whilst supporting women and their families before, during and after pregnancy & childbirth? If these things are important to you then joining King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust where you will be a valued member of the team might be the right new job for you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for motivated and dedicated midwives to join our vibrant Maternity team at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as part of a rotational programme. We are on an improvement journey and need midwives who want to have a say and be part of our transformation.

We are currently recruiting Band 5 midwives to join our enthusiastic, reliable and hardworking team. We offer an excellent 12 month preceptorship programme for newly qualified midwives, including bespoke study days and training, fully supported by our Midwifery Practice Facilitator team. You will be provided with an excellent opportunity to develop your skills, gaining valuable experience within all areas of the maternity service. There will be an opportunity to work within our newly formed midwifery led suite team – Waves where you will gain experience of our continuity of care models.

Our Maternity Services are committed to women-focused care and your key role will be to provide antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care to all women in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team. You will be providing maternity services across various clinical settings and will be part of a dynamic and experienced team of professionals helping each other to meet their full potential while providing high quality and compassionate care within a supportive and friendly environment.

If you believe that you have the right qualities and passion to make a difference and join our team then we would welcome your application.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Miriam McCarthy - Community Matron - 02032991380

Jenny Cleary - Director of Midwifery


For enquires regarding the advertised post please contact:

Tracey MacCormack - Head of Midwifery -


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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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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.

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