LMC Midwife Buller Region

  • Our Maternity Team in Buller is looking for  self-employed midwives to work alongside their team
  • This is an excellent role for any LMC midwife looking for a change

 This role will be working in the Buller Birthing Practice which is a Primary Unit lead practice that provides free clinic space to see clients & a caseload of 2-5 women per month.

Working here you’ll be eligible to access some great benefits:

· A sustainability package per woman under your care.

· Extra fees for being a second midwife through both Section 88 and the primary unit.

· All women qualify for remote rural mileage.

· Free education session with your fellow LMC midwives on the Coast.

· Eligible for support via the NZ College of Midwives Rural Midwifery Recruitment and Retention Service (RMRRS) including 9 days Locum cover per year and the possibility of a rural relocation grant.

A new purpose built health facility, including primary birthing, is being planned right now; join us to help shape a modern and woman centred space for the future.


On top of that, you’ll be working in the Buller Region which has lots to offer:

  • Explore the great outdoors with beautiful walks, tramping huts, surfing, kayaking and bike trails.
  • Pulse Energy Recreation Centre for sports, gyms and indoor pools.
  • NBS theatre and a range of restaurants
  • Westport has the lowest living costs in the country
  • Daily flights to Wellington with Sounds Air from Westport. Buses travel to Nelson, Christchurch and Franz Josef.

You’ll need current NZ Midwifery Registration and a current practicing certificate, but more importantly we’re interested in you being experienced and supportive of primary birthing. You’ll be committed to providing quality care, have excellent communication skills and be dedicated to building good work relationships, be experienced and supportive of Primary care. A new Graduate Midwife will be considered.

To apply please call either: Mieke Siebelink 027 347 0754 gwhsiebelink@yahoo.com.au or Helen Turner 020 4135 8309 nurturewithin@outlook.com

Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time, Locum

Job no: WC236268

Location: Buller and Northern Areas

Closing Date: Sunday, 15 September 2019