Midwives - New Graduate Program

Are you passionate about giving women the best maternity care? 

Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of women in your first role? 

Are you ready and eager to take what you’ve learned and put it into practice? 


We’re looking for dedicated graduates to come and join our women focussed and friendly Maternity service to fill our vacancy for a part-time (0.8) new graduate midwife to work rostered, rotating and on-call shifts across their scope, in our Birthing suite, Antenatal and Postnatal areas – with the support of our new graduate programme.

As a new graduate we can offer you

  • Opportunities to develop your midwifery practice in a stimulating and supportive environment
  • A comprehensive orientation programme
  • A  service that is keen to develop innovative ways of providing effective maternity care
  • Development of your skills across the midwifery scope


Hutt Maternity provides primary and secondary maternity care for about 1800 women a year in the Hutt Valley. We have a maternity assessment unit, run 6 antenatal clinics, a community midwifery team, an antenatal/postnatal ward and a birthing suite.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email Karen Daniells, Midwifery Manager, Karen.Daniells@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 8110613-19 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 8110613-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 30 June 2019