Band 6 Midwife

£36,000 - £41,000 yearly
  • Jarrodean Healthcare Recruitment
  • Guernsey
  • 06 Mar, 2018
Permanent Health Care

Job Description

Our client is the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands. We are seeking a committed and experienced Band 6 Staff Midwife to join their Maternity Service.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the Agenda for Change banding system, but have applied their own salary scale, as above.
Combined with the lower income tax rate and no VAT this equates to a salary of over one band higher than the UK-equivalent Band. For Band 6 this is up to £40,975.

The States of Guernsey delivers a diverse range of healthcare services, diagnosing and treating patients within the hospital, and supporting people in the wider community.
Their Health Service provides excellent Maternity care, supported by modern equipment and Midwives recruited to a very high standard.

Person requirements:
Registered Midwife with full registration with the NMC.
At least two years' UK-based post-registration experience and able to practise in all areas of the department.
To have completed a recognised Teaching and Assessing/Mentorship qualification.
An adaptable worker with excellent communication skills.

The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A higher-than-UK salary
- A £10,000 bonus scheme paid over four years; £1,000 at completion of one and three years service and £4,000 at two and four years.
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- A relocation package and on-site Staff Accommodation or subsidised rental accommodation provided.
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.

We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Midwives and Maternity staff.
As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Midwife role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Clinical Recruiting Managers.

For a summary of all current Midwifery jobs click HERE, and for all Guernsey vacancies click HERE.

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.