• Company: Child Family Health International
  • Location: Ghana
  • State: Sunyani
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Healthcare Jobs in Ghana

A reputable private hospital located in Sunyani, Bono Region is looking to hire a Midwife/Matron for full term work.

  • Examining and monitoring pregnant women
  • Assessing care requirements and writing care plans
  • Carrying out screening tests
  • Providing information, emotional support and reassurance to women and their partners
  • Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures
  • Caring for and assisting women in labour
  • Monitoring and administering medication, injections and intravenous infusions during labour
  • Monitoring the foetus during labour
  • Advising about and supporting parents in the daily care of their newborn babies
  • Helping parents to cope with miscarriage, termination, stillbirth and neonatal death
  • Writing records
  • Tutoring student midwives/nurses
  • Identifying high-risk pregnancies
  • Deliver babies and provide antenatal and postnatal advice, care and support to women, their babies, their partners and families.
  • Monitoring and examining pregnant women and making necessary referral
  • Managing labour, conducting deliveries and immediate care of the newborn;
  • Giving support and advice on the daily care of the baby, including breastfeeding, Bathing and making up feeds
  • Conversant with modern equipment to aid in conducting delivery safely
  • Organising antenatal clinic for clients
  • May perform other related duties such as nursing
  • Keeping accurate records of activities to meet Ghana Health Service standards
  • Effectively communicating to clients and their relatives

Qualification and Requirements

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma (Degree Nurse with a diploma in midwifery is a plus)
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 -10 years. At least 3 year should be in Supervisory position
  • Registered with nursing and midwifery council and of good Standing.
  • Might have supervised midwives/nurses before in a reputable health facility
  • Able to perform and supervise basic nursing functions
  • Previous working experience in private health facility is an added Advantage
  • Being a retired midwife is an added advantage

Method of Application

Applicants should send their CV, cover letter and certificates to recruitment4cchs@gmail.com