Registered Midwife


  • Flexible permanent roles at Grey Base Hospital between 0.5 FTE (20 hours) and 1 FTE (40 hours) per week
  • Registered Midwife with a current NZ Practicing Certificate with good clinical skill base and experience preferably in a rural setting
  • Free temporary accommodation when you start & a relocation allowance if you are moving to the region.


Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength, is not the strength of one, it is the strength of many


What you’ll do with your time:

  • Provide mothers and their babies with antenatal, birthing, and postnatal care
  • Support and promote breastfeeding within a BFHI-accredited maternity ward
  • Provide quality maternity care and contribute positively to our team environment

As a midwife with our team, you’ll be working with a community that feels like family. You’ll be supported to upskill and develop professionally in your role with free training opportunities.

These are excellent roles for midwives looking for a new challenge or a change of pace as you will be able to provide an excellent level of maternity care and build relationships with our woman and their families due to the nature of our service on the West Coast. 

We have a strong relationship with our community-based LMC midwives and work together as a wider team to support our community and ensure continuity of care. 

We’re looking for someone with the following traits:

  • You’re able to think on your feet and prioritise the most important tasks
  • You’re able to make informed decisions that focus on providing excellent maternity care
  • You’ll have a passion to learn and grow in your practice


What we’re about:

We’re unique with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference

We’ll help you grow into a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development 

We’re continuing to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap care around the patient in their community


Why us:

This isn’t a job for just anyone: Joining us means sharing our goals and values, and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements, and a relocation scheme. 


What’s next:


Please apply online via our careers website or to for further questions, please contact: Simon Liddy


Phone: 03 337 7890

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 




Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: WC235717

Location: Greymouth

Closing Date: Sunday, 8 December 2019