Video interviews for Registered Midwives – CapitalMidwife London

Video interviews for Registered Midwives – CapitalMidwife London

CapitalMidwife, London

If you want live and work in one of the world’s most dynamic cities, we have some exciting news! We are now accepting applications from Midwives to join the team at various NHS Trusts in the exciting capital city of London!

The CapitalMidwife Programme has been developed in response to the growing need to apply ‘once for London’ solutions to the challenges faced by over 6,000 midwives who make up the London midwifery workforce. These challenges include staff shortages, increased workloads, retention of staff and policy changes. As part of their work, they are developing a range of products to enable London midwives to develop and grow throughout their career. By developing a framework to be used across London, they can ensure that their midwives are supported wherever they live and work.

Being part of the CapitalMidwife team means that you would benefit from salary supplements or High Cost Area Supplements (HCAS) which are paid to NHS midwives working in inner and outer London and the fringe zones. For more information about HCAS click here.

As a team member of CapitalMidwife, you would be working at one of the following NHS Trusts:
Central London: 
North London:

East London:

South London:
South East London: 
South West London:

CapitalMidwife offers:

  • Salary Band 5 pay scale from £25,655 gross per annum  (Pre OSCE salary: £21,777).
  • Enhancements for “unsocial” working hours, nights and Saturdays +30%, Sundays and Public (Bank) Holidays +60%,
  • Mixed shift pattern days, nights and weekends, 37.5h per week, 3 x 12.5h shifts,
  • Permanent, full time positions + overtime and additional shifts available,
  • English language exam fee (up to £214) – reimbursed on arrival,
  • CBT exam fee (£83) – reimbursed on arrival,
  • OSCE exam fee (£794)* – sponsored in advance,
  • NMC registration fee (£153),
  • Certificate of Sponsorship and Immigration Skills Charge (not IHS) (£3,199) – Employer’s cost,
  • Skilled Worker Visa fee for the candidate only – sponsored in advance,
  • 1 month of free accommodation,
  • Inbound flight to the UK of max. value of £800 (costs over and above this amount to be met by the candidate),
  • £500 cash advance in salary*,
  • 27 days of paid holidays + 8 public holidays,
  • Excellent professional development opportunities,
  • Enhanced NHS Pension scheme, excellent maternity and paternity leave packages, discounts in local shops, restaurants and more.

* Please note that some of the relocation fees paid by CapitalNurse will gently be repaid monthly by the candidate during the first 12 months through their salary. These fees include: OSCE exam (£794), £500 cash advance in salary and the Ocupational Health IGRA charge (£70).

Formal training:

Upon arrival in the UK, you will undertake a comprehensive OSCE training course as part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registration process, culminating in an exam. It is essential that you pass the exam (you will have a maximum of 3 attempts) in order to qualify as an NME-registered nurse. Once this has happened, you will attend the standard NHS induction course and, following this, be given further support and mentoring within your ward or area of specialty.

Informal training:

At NEU Professionals, we don’t just match you with a job; we support you before, during and after the recruitment process, helping with everything from interview preparation to adapting to a new country. This approach and the extraordinary 100% retention rates it results in – are what make us unique!

Requirements:

  • Midwifery degree at post-secondary level leading to registration as a Midwife or Nurse-Midwife.
  • Proof of English language proficiency in line with the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s requirements. * IF YOU ARE A REGISTERED MIDWIFE BUT DO NOT HAVE AN ENGLISH LANGUAGE CERTIFICATE PLEASE CLICK HERE.
  • Minimum 12 months working experience as a Registered Midwife (academic internships not considered).

For other information about NMC English language requirements and exemptions please click here.

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