Nurse-midwife - Emploi d'avenir
Back to job list


Ensure complete follow-up before, during and after delivery. Also provide comprehensive maternity care.

You must be caring and passionate. Essentially, you will have the chance to contribute to the unique event that is the birth of a child. 

Average salary40$ / hour


Midwives focus on the needs of childbirth in order to better assist women. They provide continued intervention to ensure comprehensive monitoring before, during and after childbirth. They also provide comprehensive care that takes into account the physical, psychological and social aspects of the uniqueness of childbirth.


  • Investigative
  • Realistic
  • Social

Each profession is associated with a combination of three initial letters corresponding to one of the six RIASEC profiles. Profile combinations are determined based on skills, fields of interest and certain personality traits.

Main tasks

  • Provide primary, full-course, care to women and their babies during pregnancy, labour, birth and the post-natal period including monitoring the health of mother and baby
  • Manage labour and spontaneous normal deliveries
  • Care for, assess and monitor the health of newborns and refer infants to appropriate medical services as required
  • Provide advice and guidance regarding care for newborns and young infants




To register for Midwifery: Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (French only)

More information

More information on this job on IMT onlineThis link open an external website in a new window.

Avenir en santé

acute care nurse practitioner, advanced nurse practitioner, anesthesia assistant
extended class registered nurse - nurse practitioner, licensed midwife, midwife, nurse practioner - adult care, nurse practitioner, nurse practitioner - anesthesia, nurse practitioner - cardiology, nurse practitioner - extended class, nurse practitioner - pediatrics, nurse practitioner - primary health care, nurse-midwife, physician assistant, primary health care nurse practitioner, registered midwife (RM), registered nurse - extended class (RN-EC).

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Île-de-Montréal
  • Outaouais

This site presents a selection of the best job opportunities. At the national level and in all regions, the possibilities are numerous.
To know more, see IMT onlineThis link open an external website in a new window..