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Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: OBGYN-Midwifery - 412420

Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0002392

Position Summary: The UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Midwifery is seeking a certified nurse midwife for a permanent faculty position at the Clinical Instructor rank. Responsibilities will include providing full-range obstetrical and well-women gynecological health care in an established midwifery clinical practice of eight midwives. This position's responsibilities include performing full-scope midwifery care and facilitating Centering Groups in outpatient settings; providing 24/7 call, in-hospital deliveries and postpartum rounds of midwifery patients; and responding to emergent inpatient obstetrical/postpartum events as needed. Some night and weekend work is required. Additional responsibilities will include educating professional health care students, developing women's ambulatory service programs and participating in departmental activities. Practice locations will include the NC Women's Hospital and UNC OB-GYN at Weaver Crossing (both in Chapel Hill), UNC OB-GYN at Panther Creek (Cary) and any future UNC locations. Position will include shared distribution of clinics and call (24/7) among the current eight midwives providing these services.

Application Deadline: 11/23/2018

Education Requirements: A bachelor's degree in Nursing and a master's degree in Midwifery are both required.

Qualification and Experience: Must hold a NC nursing license and approval to practice as a Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) in North Carolina. At least three years of experience as a CNM is preferred, although new grads will be considered with the following experience. Experience in a tertiary medical center, EPIC and Centering Pregnancy are required. Bi-lingual competence in Spanish is highly desirable. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Laura Baron, HR Consultant

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]

Special Instructions for Applicants: To apply for this position electronically, please go to: You will be prompted to upload a cover letter describing your interest in this position, addressing your specific experience and why you are an excellent candidate for this position. You will also need to upload an updated CV and a list of 3 professional references. The cover letter should be addressed as follows: Kathy Higgins, MSN, CNM Division Director of UNC Midwifery and Search Committee Chair 4009 Old Clinic Bldg./CB# 7570 Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7570




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Posted: 6/8/2018
Application Due: 8/7/2018
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