Overview

We at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust provide services across the north west side of the Greater Manchester area ranging from hospital services in Bolton to community services across Bolton, Salford, Ashton, Leigh and Wigan. We are a progressive, expanding organisation with great ambition around improving quality, integrating pathways and delivering high levels of productivity. We have recently been given a CQC rating of Good.

The Family Division aims to deliver the highest standards of care for maternity, sexual health, gynaecology and a range of acute and community children’s services. The Division is a Centre of Excellence for Women’s and Children’s services and has a credible and enviable reputation. We deliver over 6,000 babies and carry around 1500 gynaecological procedures each year, making us a specialist provider of health services for women, babies and their families in the North West Sector of Manchester and beyond.

Would you like to offer women the best maternity experience and quality care? As described by 18000 women in Better Births (2016).

Would you like to offer support to women whose pregnancy is complicated by diabetes?

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our maternity service for a Band 6 Diabetes Specialist Midwife. You will be working as part of the Diabetes in Pregnancy multi-disciplinary team and will be expected to successfully complete the Non-medical prescribing course. You will participate in staff support and training surrounding diabetes and pregnancy.

We are a friendly and welcoming unit that creates a positive experience for our women and families and the staff who care for them.

We are looking to recruit a motivated , dynamic midwife who will strive to provide a quality service that is responsive to the changing needs of women and their families.

Following the national review of maternity services Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is one of seven national Pioneer Sites embedding the findings of Better Births which identifies the five year forward of Maternity Services in England to improve a woman’s experience and improve birth outcomes. BFT is committed to offering women personalised care and a positive birthing experience and is very proud to be the only maternity provider within Greater Manchester to offer women a choice of four birth settings to include home, Ingleside Freestanding Birth and Community Centre, Birth Centre (Alongside birth centre and Delivery Suite (Obstetric Unit).

You must have the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team, have excellent interpersonal skills and IT skills.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameNichola BaxendaleJob titleDiabetes Specialist Midwife LeadEmail [email protected] number07824896408Additional contact information

Tracey Fatania 01204 390487