Overview

A Midwife Resume is the most important part of your job search. Midwife Resume is the document that markets you and your credentials to a potential employer. It is an invitation for potential employers to learn regarding your nursing and midwifery skills and qualifications.

Submitting a well-written resume along with an attractive midwife cover letter is the primary step in your midwife job application process. Your goal in writing an effective resume is to explain your key experiences and accomplishments in a technique that vibrate the interest of a prospective employer. Midwifes who best write their past experiences, education, and skills linked to the functions of the midwifery tasks have good chances of further consideration. As you begin to construct your resume, work on the content and composition, then decide on a format that highlights your strengths and career goals. Expect to go through several drafts in this process.

Midwife Job Description

The midwife provides direct clinical services and management of mothers and newly born babies. Midwives usually practices together with an obstetrician /gynecologist or family practice physician. Nurse Midwives give physician-supervised physical and emotional care for the mother throughout labor, delivery and postpartum phases. They also evaluate and manage the labor and delivery process, provide urgent care for the normal newborn and help the mother to care for herself and her baby.

 

Midwife Resume Example

 

Anna Smith


32 Example Street, Midlothian, VA 65812
Contact #, Email Address

OBJECTIVE              (See: Midwife Objectives)
A Midwife position with Atlanta Health Care facility utilizing midwifery education and training, in addition to great interpersonal skills to provide the highest level of care to mothers and infants.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 2 years’ experience as a Midwife
• Highly skilled in providing comfort, support and knowledge in medical-midwifery care
• Able to converse efficiently with patients, families, visitors, healthcare team, physicians and management
• Comprehensive knowledge of professional nursing theory, clinical practice standards, normal fetal growth and progress
• Demonstrated ability to record activities, record assessments and interventions
• Able to arrange reports and presentations

KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
[List your career accomplishments here]

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Bon Secours Health System – Midlothian, VA 69574                             May 2010 – Dec 2012
Midwife

• Managed the care of normal antepartum cases including teaching, counseling and support
• Performed pelvic examinations
• Managed labor, including teaching and support
• Took health history, and performed and recorded the obstetrical physical assessment
• Performed local anesthesia
• Cared of normal newborn
• Recorded the labor and delivery process and time
• Assessed and reviewed findings with the physicians and mothers
• Administered analgesia in keeping with standing orders
• Performed and recorded physical assessment of newborns

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
University of Virginia, Department of Nursing – Midlothian, VA
BS in Nursing – 2008

Certified Nurse Midwife license of Virginia

ADDITIONAL CAPABILITIES
• Highly skilled in using computers and ability to learn new software programs
• Able to remain focused and organized during hectic situations
• Profound ability to provide leadership in clinical area of knowledge and in meeting organizational goals
• Demonstrated ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking