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Rural Midwife

Applications close: OPEN

This is a rare opportunity for you to join a team that will offer you true work/life balance while being a rural LMC!


Taihape Midwives are looking for a colleague to complete their team of three!


We are employed LMC midwives, who are passionate about providing Midwifery care to the wāhine and whanau in our community.


We offer full LMC care including labour and birth at the Taihape Birthing Unit, or at home. Women may also choose to birth in Whanganui or Palmerston North, in which case care is handed over.


We enjoy all benefits of being employed, while working autonomously within a wider integrated Primary Care Team and support network.


Benefits include:

  • Competitive pay rates and conditions

  • Generous regular rostered time off

  • Clinic rooms, all equipment and a work vehicle provided

  • You will work in a team of very supportive midwives

  • And be part of a small friendly community with lots of awesome wāhine and whānau!


There is potential for funding to relocating midwives through the Rural Midwifery Recruitment and Retention Service.


Please contact Ngawini Martin on 06 9010150 for more information!

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter to Ngawini Martin,


We would love to hear from you!

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