Director of Midwifery - Permanent Part Time

Job Detail

Location: Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Job Type: Part-Time
Specialty: Registered Midwife
Job ID: Tonix1442


Job Description

About the Role

Our client’s maternity service provides both primary and secondary birthing care for approximately 1850 births a year.

As their Director of Midwifery you will be providing professional midwifery advice and setting the strategic direction for the provision of maternity services across the Wellington region’s Hutt Valley.

In this role you will be reporting to the Director of Nursing and will be working in partnership with clinical leaders and midwifery operational teams to support clinical and ensure operational equity, safety and efficiency for maternity services enabling the delivery of high quality outcomes for women, babies and whanau.

The role is permanent part time (0.4 FTE or 16 hours per week) however there is scope to increase hours with either special project work or clinical.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

For more information and a position description please contact or call Annie on 021626632


Skills and Experience

Registered Midwife, eligible for a current practising certificate with the New Zealand Midwifery Council
Postgraduate qualifications in Midwifery at Master’s level preferred
Experience at a senior level and recognition as a Midwifery Leader
Understanding of contemporary Midwifery professional trends and legislation