Bereavement specialist Midwife - Huntingdon | North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

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41 659 £
Date Placed 11 January


We are seeking a practising midwife who will lead and work within the team to be able to deliver personalised care to bereaved women and their families.

The post holder would be dynamic, sensitive and forward thinking in the bereavement arena of maternity care. You would require sound knowledge of the National bereavement care pathway and be prepared to engage with bereaved families and undertake pan site working and teaching as required.

Evidence of experience post 3 years qualification is essential.

The post holder will be a practising midwife who will lead, and work as a member of the team within the maternity service providing individualised care to bereaved women and their families who access the maternity services of Hinchingbrooke Hospital.

The post holder will provide support and advice to women and their families who have experienced bereavement due to miscarriage, stillbirth, termination of pregnancy for fetal abnormality or neonatal death.

To be an expert midwifery practitioner leading the development and delivery of high-quality midwifery services with a focus on the needs of bereaved families.

To ensure that the bereavement service is developed in partnership with service users and stakeholders and that it meets national guidance through the audit cycle.

To be responsible for the co-ordination of all aspects of care through liaison and communication with appropriate professionals, departments, groups, charities, agencies and individuals to provide a seamless service and advocacy for approximately 35 bereaved women and their families per year.

Our teams work hard to be flexible and promote a health work/home life balance and so agile working options are automatically considered for all roles within the Trust. Talk to the Recruiting Manager about what this means in practice for you.

Your package with us includes a lot more than just your pay and here are a few of the additional benefits that are available to you as an employee:
• Access to the NHS Pension Scheme
• Generous Holiday Entitlement, starting at 27 days a year (for full time workers) plus bank/public holidays
• Free staff car parking on all our hospital sites during this financial year
• In-house Physiotherapy Services
• Career development and training opportunities
• Emotional Wellbeing Service covering a range of online support, access to mobile apps and 24/7 counselling services
• Subsidised meals at our hospital restaurants
• Access to exclusive discounts, cashback and vouchers via NHS Discounts and Blue Light Card

If you share our values and vision and are passionate about working with people on what matters to them, you could be a real asset to Team North West Anglia

You will need to seek, explore, listen to and value the views of bereaved women and their families regarding bereavement support services in order to develop the service in an appropriate and sensitive manner.

To be available to support women who have received bad news, providing them with emotional support, arranging and coordinating their care as appropriate whilst maintaining communication throughout.

Initiate contact with the general practitioner, obstetric consultant, chaplain, community midwife, bereavement officer and social worker, health visitors or other health professionals, to ensure the health and safety of the bereaved woman and her children.

Please see job description and personal specification

This advert closes on Wednesday 25 Jan 2023<br><br>Huntingdon