Job Details

Job Details

Burnside War Memorial Hospital Incorporated
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Transition to Professional Practice Program.
  • Kick start your career in a progressive not-for-profit community hospital
  • Be a part of a highly collaborative and fun workplace
  • Enjoy excellent remuneration, flexible salary packaging & access to employee wellness program

As a Graduate Midwife, let us help you nurture and develop your skills in your

chosen career path and provide patients with high quality care and support

About us….

Burnside Hospital is a values-driven, not-for-profit community hospital with a passion to care for our community. We exist to provide safe, contemporary care for every patient, every time. We know our people are pivotal to our achievement of strategic objectives and create the patient-experience every day.

About the Role…

Become a valued member of the Burnside Hospital team and you will have the opportunity to engage in a twelve (12) month structured program that provides a supportive framework as a Registered Midwife during your first year of clinical practice.

You will work within our Maternity Unit where we are renowned for our holistic approach to pre-natal and ante-natal care, as well as our maternity facilities. With an outstanding reputation, leading Obstetricians, experienced Midwives, state-of-the-art equipment, a Level 2 Special Care Nursery and spacious private rooms, Burnside Hospital is one of Adelaide’s most popular private maternity hospitals with parents to be. With us you will receive expert guidance and career development that will provide you with a strong foundation for your future in midwifery.

The Transition to Professional Practice Program (TPPP) will commence in February 2019 (date to be confirmed). During the 12 month structured program you can expect a supportive learning environment including a preceptorship program (mentor/work shadow relationship), a dedicated maternity clinical educator on site as well as an external study program in collaboration with Lyell McEwin Hospital. You will be developed across the continuum of Midwifery (Intrapartum, Postpartum and Neonatal care) to ensure your specific professional learning goals are supported and achieved.

About you…

You are ready to start your career as a Midwife in a progressive community hospital. You are excited and ready to learn. You want to improve your practice and develop your career. You share our values. You want to work as a part of a dynamic team. Above all, you embrace and are committed to quality patient-centred care.

Essential skills & competencies:

  • Completed / will complete the Bachelor of Midwifery in 2018
  • Registered as a Registered Midwife with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) prior to commencement
  • Dual registered as a Registered Nurse and Midwife with AHPRA will be viewed favourably
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to deal with patients in a professional and confident manner
  • Willingness to embrace and demonstrate the values of Burnside Hospital
  • Flexible and proactive approach to work with a willingness to learn

If you are a motivated person who realises the opportunity this role offers

and are ready to be a part of a team where you can utilise your skills and passion to provide

excellent patient-centred care, we want to hear from you!

To be considered for the TPPP please commence the application process

by clicking the Apply Now button.

All applications must include the attached document titled

'Registered Midwife TPPP Application Form'.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

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