Job Application

Registered Midwives (Full/Part-Time & Casual), Botany Downs Birthing Unit, Te Whatu Ora

Full/Part Time Permanent Roles Available

Do you have an interest for primary midwifery care?

Want to work in a BFHI accredited Primary Birthing Unit?


We have opportunities for you!

In this midwifery led unit, you will provide antenatal/intrapartum and postnatal care for women in our community.  As the DHB is the primary caregiver for around 30% of the births, midwives employed in the unit have the opportunity to provide the full scope of midwifery care to women using this service. This 15 bedded BFHI accredited unit also receives another 1600 women for postnatal care from other hospitals and has around 400 births per year.  

We currently have opportunities for NZ Registered Midwives, available in our Botany Primary Birthing Unit which is located in the East Auckland region of Botany Downs.   

What you are offered:

  • Paid APC registration!
  • Further education/learning opportunities- we'll pay for you to go through your learning modules!
  • Flexibility, support and development!
  • Relocation if you are outside of Auckland! (conditions apply)

If you are a passionate midwife with a current APC, apply now at

Please contact Midwife Manager Helenmary Walker on 021 346 744 or Fran Upoko in the Recruitment Centre on 09 276 0044 ext 53449 if you require more information.   

Job number: CMH202310551

Our highest priority is the safety and welfare of our patients and our people.  We have strict Health & Safety measures to keep our people safe. All new employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
At Counties Manukau Health people and their lives matter to us. We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to delivering the best health outcomes for our community. To help us achieve this we need a workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applications from all backgrounds who share our values and have a passion to work in our community and would greatly value seeing applicants from our Maaori and Pacific communities. We are also committed to our Disability Strategy, which focuses on people with disabilities; they are our patients, whaanau, community and our staff - all carefully considered in our action plan. Together we will improve the accessibility needs for everyone who has a disability. Our values are Valuing Everyone- Whakawhanaungatanga , Kind –Manaakitanga, Together –Kotahitanga, Excellent- Rangatiratanga. If these are your values too, then join us today.