Registered Midwives


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.

Our woman focused and friendly Maternity Unit has vacancies for midwives to work rostered, rotating and on-call shifts across their scope, in our Birthing Suite, Antenatal and Postnatal areas. Options are available for part, full time and casual positions.


  • Opportunities to develop your midwifery practice in a stimulating and supportive environment
  • A Service that is keen to develop innovative ways of providing effective maternity care
  • Rotation between antenatal, birthing, and post-natal services. 


  • You must be a registered Midwife and hold a current APC with the Midwifery Council of New Zealand
  • Recent midwifery practice or, for recent midwifery graduates, evidence of enrolment on the Midwifery First Year of Practice Programme


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, commitment and support for higher education and research 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: note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8110530A-19 and job title in the subject line.

We will consider all applications as they are submitted until a suitable applicant has been found. Your application will be assessed against the required competencies and you will be notified of the status of your application as soon as possible.



Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 8110530A-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Monday, 30 September 2019