Midwife

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Midwife

  • Post Date:May 17, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Health Care
Job Description

Applications are invited from competent, suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill in the position of Midwife based at our Harare Hospital.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform gynecological exams
  • Educate patients on health, nutrition, and family planning
  • Take patient vital signs
  • Perform tests to obtain information about patients’ medical conditions
  • Counsel expectant mothers on birthing plans, including hospital care, birthing centers, and other options
  • Provide emotional care for mothers during birth
  • Arrange prenatal planning and care for mothers
  • Prepare for birthing by following all health and safety standards
  • Coach mother through the birthing process
  • Perform deliveries and assist caesareans
  • Tend to the health and well-being of both the baby and mother during the process
  • Assist surgeons and physicians in caring for the mother during complicated births
  • Provide care for mothers and newborns after birth
  • Weigh and measure newborns
  • Monitor the patient’s vital signs and heart rate during birth
  • Study patient history and health assessments
  • Communicate stages of birth to family members
  • Explain and demonstrate breastfeeding techniques
  • Monitor patient postpartum and be available for questions or concerns
  • Participate in research and further educational opportunities
  • Perform CPR or other emergency measures if needed

REQUIREMENTS

  • Diploma in Registered General Nursing
  • Current Practising Certificate
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain privacy and confidentiality

How to Apply:

Interested persons should submit their handwritten applications together with Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of proof of qualification no later than 23 May 2021 to:
The Administrator
Corporate 24 Hospital Group
6 Bath Road
Belgravia
Harare.