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Specialist Midwife - Risk Manager

Yorkshire and Humber
Contract type:
Full time
NHS band:
Band 7
Specialist areas:
General, Community
Start Date:
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
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Thank you for your interest in a post at The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. Every employee at the Trust strives to provide excellent patient experience every single time. We strive to be an excellent employer for every one of our employees from the day they apply for employment with us. We have four core values, developed by our staff, and these are at the heart of everything we do to enable us to deliver our ambitions of excellence. You can find out more about our vision and values from our videos and website, which you can access via this page.

The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills; Band 7 Specialist Midwife Risk Manager to join the existing team to support the Risk & Governance Lead Midwife.

You will be a resilient team player and be able to build strong relationships with a range of staff groups and clinicians. You will be confident to work autonomously as required and be able to offer additional leadership to your team colleagues.

Approximately 6,200 women each year choose to birth at The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. We provide antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care across the Wakefield district and North Kirklees. We offer four choices of place of birth: home, a freestanding birth centre at Dewsbury District Hospital, an alongside birth centre and a consultant-led delivery suite in Wakefield.

We are continuing to implement the principles outlined within Better Births, and Continuity of Carer is high on our agenda. We have successful geographical models in the community.

Clinical Risk will be fundamental in nurturing a culture of patient centred, high quality and safe patient care across the organisation.

If you would like to make a difference to women and their families, then we would like to hear from you. By joining our team you will have the opportunity to bring your wealth of knowledge and experience to our maternity service.

The service is continually changing and evolving to meet the needs of the population and ensure women and their families have a positive birthing experience. We are a very friendly and supportive team whom welcome innovative ways of working and new ideas.

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