Band 6 Midwife

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
23 May 2020
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

This is an exciting time to be working here within Barts Health NHS Trust. Are you ready for an exciting and new challenge?

We have vacancies on the Midwifery Led Unit

Antenatal Unit

Postnatal Unit

Delivery Unit

We have permanent and Fixed term (covering maternity leave) vacancies

The maternity unit at Whipps Cross University Hospital is looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated Band 6 Midwives to join our friendly and dynamic team to deliver high quality, evidenced based care to child bearing women and their families. You will be providing comprehensive midwifery care within the model of care practised in the maternity services. You will provide the highest standard of individualised and holistic patient care, in conjunction with the multidisciplinary team. We are looking for individuals who above all, are driven to provide compassionate care to all our service users.

The maternity services also include specialist provision, for example for women with diabetes and those affected by female genital mutilation (FGM). We have been recognised for nationally for work supporting FGM patients and we continue our work in helping women who have suffered Female Genital Mutilation.

The Care Quality Commission rated our maternity service as Good and patients and their relatives spoke highly of the care they received in both the maternity and gynaecology services. Our staff plan and deliver care to patients in line with current evidence-based guidance, standards and best practice. In this role you will be expected to demonstrate passion for promoting normality, offer women continuity of care / carer to support women in every part of their pregnancy journey as recommended in the Better Births report (2016).

The Care Quality Commission has also recognised the significant improvementsmade at Whipps Cross in their latest visit and the 2018 Staff Survey results showed staff have seen many improvements in their working lives. With our passionate staff and commitment to safe and compassionate care, we know Whipps Cross will keep getting better and better. We'd love you to join us on our journey to good and outstanding. Come and be part of theWhipps Cross family where you can make a difference.

We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.

Our people strategy for Applysets out our priorities and an action plan to meet our ambition. In this strategy, we set out the deal we are offering to you in return for living and breathing our values so that they shape everything that you do every single day.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals' who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.

We reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications has been received and we regret that we are unable to provide notification if your application is unsuccessful.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Barts Heath NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

Barts Health is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and to child protection. The Trust aims to ensure as far as is possible that anyone, paid or unpaid, who seeks to work in our organisation and who gains access to children, is safe to do so. As such, you may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check as part of the recruitment process if appointed to a post with direct access to children or vulnerable adults.

Ref: 51323WXHG

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