This website is designed to describe the opportunities that exist for midwives within the HSC in Northern Ireland and to showcase the roles that have been developed which you may be interested in working towards in your midwifery career.

There are four Sections which are designed around four career pathways:

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Clinical Domain Management and Leadership domain Education Domain Research and Development Domain

View Clinical Practice
View Education
View Leadership and Management
View Research and Development

In each section you will find examples of midwifery roles with links to midwives experiences of their own career pathway. Additional career opportunities for midwives exist on the nursing career pathway such as Child Protection Nurse Specialist. Explore the Nursing and Midwifery Career Pathway microsite.

Becoming a Registered Midwife

There has never been a more exciting time for Midwifery in Northern Ireland. Find out more about how to become a Registered Midwife.