Midwives

Interested in working in British Columbia (BC) as a Midwife? Health Match BC is here to help!

In BC, registered midwives offer primary maternity care to healthy pregnant clients and their newborn babies from early pregnancy, through labour and birth, until about six weeks following delivery. They practice evidence-based, client-centered maternity and newborn care and are an established part of the BC health care system.

Midwives listen, observe, educate, guide and care. They order and interpret tests and screen for physical, psychological, emotional and social health. They are with clients during pregnancy, labour and birth, normal and complicated. They do home visits after the baby is born. They help with breastfeeding and adjusting to life with a new baby. They work together and with other health professionals. Midwives are experts in healthy pregnancy and birth.

If this is what you are looking for use the REGISTER link at the top of the page to create your profile and our recruitment services team will review your education and experience to determine if you meet the requirements necessary to work as a midwife in BC.

If you require assistance, we can guide you through the registration/licensing process and advise you on the current job market in the province. Once you are eligible for registration with the College of Midwives of British Columbia (CMBC)  we can help you identify career opportunities in BC and enhance your job search efforts.

For more information download our Midwifery Career Guide and review the registration section.

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