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Registered Midwives 


Far West Local Health District is currently looking for Midwives and we invite you to join our Midwifery team, we boasts an accomplished, devoted, and enthusiastic team of Midwives who work in consultation with the women and their families during pregnancy, birth and postnatal care to deliver women centred care. Our maternity unit is BHFI Accredited and we pride ourselves on the maternity services we provide to women in Far West NSW.

Far West Local Health District has one birthing unit which is located at the Broken Hill Health Service. We also have strong partnerships with the Royal Flying Doctor Service and our local Aboriginal Health Service-Maari Ma to deliver maternity services across our diverse remote communities.

Opportunities for Registered Midwives

There are many opportunities for both personal and professional development for Midwives in Far West Local Health District:

  • Supported Transition to Practice Program for Midwives
  • Advanced and speciality  skills practice for Midwives
  • Simulation Centre for Midwives to enhance and practise skills with latest Laerdal training manikins-Sim Mom/ Sim Newborn
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Training  
  • Clinical Leadership Program
  • Midwifery Scholarships
  • Australian  College of Midwives Courses 
  • Formal and Informal In-service Program  
  • Other Short Courses eg. FONT/ ALSO
  • Opportunities for career advancement including CNS, CME, CMC,  and Management
  • Excellent modern facilities and equipment

Further Information

Timothy O'Neill

Manager Nursing Leadership & Workforce Development

Kincumber House

PO Box 457

Broken Hill NSW 2880

Ph: 08 8080 1329

Mobile: 0439152438



Link: Click here to send an email inquiry about employment opportunities and vacancies in FWLHD for Registered Nurses.