Nursing - Director of Midwifery

  • Department Midwifery
  • Salary £73,936.00 – £86,687 per annum
  • Closing Date 18/09/2019
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 8d
  • Job ref 223-DOM-249-A
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 37.5 Hours

**Please note the banding for this vacancy is Subject to Confirmation of Agenda for Change**

Band 8D – Director of Midwifery

We are looking for a highly motivated, energised and dynamic individual who is looking to make a real difference to women, families and staff experience.  Are you able to inspire and motivate teams? Are you an exceptional, inspirational, dynamic and highly experienced senior midwife who is looking to be a Director of Midwifery?

This is a key role for the Trust that is facing real challenges; particularly for the women we serve and all the staff working within maternity services.  The role is required to maintain strong professional leadership and governance to improve the quality and safety of our service and support good clinical outcomes, women’s and staff experience.

If you have a passion for providing high quality care and you are an experienced senior midwife looking for an opportunity to lead midwifery within the framework of the national maternity agenda then we would welcome your talents and skills.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual, an inspirational inclusive leader and a strong change agent.  We are looking for someone who aspires to take on a strategic midwifery role in practical leadership, in partnership with stakeholders and service users; collaboratively with the Local Maternity System.

Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals maternity services recognise the importance of a positive safety culture, supported  by strong multi-professional team working and individual job satisfaction.  For this reason, we support flexible working arrangements in agreement with service requirement.

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