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Be part of a team that delivers more

Are you looking for an exciting new midwifery opportunity?

County Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust is looking for both experienced and newly qualified midwives to join our teams in both Durham and Darlington.

Durham team pic

We are looking for dedicated, caring and skilled professionals who are passionate about giving women the best care throughout their pregnancy, during their delivery and after their baby is born.

Durham with baby

As a UNICEF accredited Trust, we are constantly improving outcomes for mums and babies, and we are committed to providing women and their families with choices and continuity of care to ensure safer deliveries.

Working as part of our midwifery team, you will have a rewarding and varied role with plenty of chances to develop new skills and knowledge.

DMH staff

By joining us you will be a part of a life-changing career, and you can look forward to:

  • a positive and supportive environment
  • flexible working
  • the opportunity to work in a hospital and community setting
  • making a bigger difference to your patients
  • manageable case loads
  • a preceptorship/mentoring programme
  • training and development including progression to specialist roles

Hear from some of our midwives why they enjoy working for County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust in this short video.



Ready to help us deliver more?

We are looking for band 5 and band 6 midwives to join us, apply now on NHS Jobs.

We are looking for a research midwife to join our research team, apply now on NHS Jobs.

Our head of midwifery Joanne Crawford is happy to have an informal chat about working for us, please email her at:

'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly, efficiently and professionally with full explanations and compassion from all staff involved'.

Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital