2023 Monash Health Graduate Program - General Nursing Summer, Autumn and Winter Streams

Job posted: 06/06/2022
Applications close: 08/07/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 52879

Reference: 52879

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Applications are now open to candidates anticipating initial registration as a Registered Nurse in 2023 to join the Monash Health Graduate Programin the following streams:

  • General Nursing- Summer stream (February 2023)

  • General Nursing - Autumn stream (May 2023)

  • General Nursing - Winter stream (August 2023)

You must be eligible to participate in Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) Allocations and Placement Service to apply for these streams.

These streams offer Graduates:

  • A twelve-month structured program to consolidate your skills

  • Permanent employment is guaranteed with Monash Health Bureau (Pool) at the completion of the program, at your choice of Part time or Full time

  • A comprehensive orientation program conducted prior to commencement in the clinical area

 Part time hours

  • 0.84 EFT; 64 hours per fortnight or 0.95EFT 72 hours per fortnight

  • Five (5) weeks annual leave pro rata over twelve (12) months or

 Full time hours

  • 1.0 EFT; 76 hrs per fortnight + ADO hrs accruing at 4 hrs per fortnight

  • Six (6) weeks annual leave pro rata over 12 months


  • General Nursing Summer stream has a clinical commencement date in February 2023 (TBC) with a comprehensive orientation program conducted in December 2022 - January 2023.

  • General Nursing Autumn stream has a clinical commencement date in May 2023 (TBC) with a comprehensive orientation program conducted in April 2023.

  • General Nursing Winter stream has a clinical commencement date in August 2023 (TBC) with a comprehensive orientation program conducted in July 2022.

About the Role

The Monash Health Graduate Program takes pride in providing our Graduates with excellent opportunities to consolidate their skills, expand their experience as a beginning practitioner and grow their career.

Monash Health Graduate Nurses recieve:

  • Ongoing employment within Monash Health at the completion of the Graduate year

  • The opportunity to rotate across the Monash Health network which includes Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Jessie McPherson Private Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Kingston Centre, Moorabbin Hospital, Casey Hospital, The Victorian Heart Hospital, Cranbourne Integrated Care Centre and Residential Aged Care facilities.

  • Paid supernumerary period for each rotation

  • Support from our dedicated clinical education team 

  • Paid graduate specific study days, tutorials and debriefs

  • Graduate learning pathways specific to clinical areas

  • Access to the Employee Assistance Program 

  • Access to the Monash Health Simulation Centre 

  • Salary Packaging 

  • Onsite parking, gym and fitness centre

Why Monash Health?

  • Exposure to caring for patients across the lifespan

  • Opportunity to rotate into a specialty preference area

  • A great opportunity to work within an innovative and supportive team

  • As Victoria’s largest healthcare provider, we foster a diverse learning environment which can only further develop your skills and enhance your knowledge

  • We are committed to delivering high quality patient centred care to fulfil our vision of "Exceptional Care, Outstanding Outcomes"

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations.

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

Application Process

  • Create an account/login on the Monash Health Mercury website (https://monashhealth.mercury.com.au/)

  • Prepare your application as per the ‘2023 Monash Health Graduate Program Application Guidelines’ (see the ‘Position Documents’ section below)

  • Submit your application to the 2023 Graduate Program job advertisement on the Monash Health Mercury websiteFor a list of open advertisements, please refer to the table atHow to apply | Monash Health

  • Register with PMCV Allocation and Placement Service https://allocations.pmcv.com.au/. You will be required to provide your Candidate ID number in your Monash Health Application Template.

Working with Children’s Check, Fit2Work Police Check & Immunisation Check

  • A current ‘Employee’ Victorian Working with Children Check (WWCC), a valid Fit2Work police check and a complete immunisation status check is required for all successful graduate applicants.

  • Any offer of employment will be confirmed on the successful outcome of a police check and WWCC.

For further information about application requirements please refer to the ‘2023 Monash Health Graduate Program Application Guidelines’ in the ‘Position Documents’ section below.

If you are looking for endless opportunities in a supportive environment, then the Monash Health Graduate Program is for you!

You can also access further information on our Graduate Program website.

To submit your application please click the "Apply Now" button below.

Applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered. Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 03 9265 2776.

Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.
All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.

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Stacey Rogers - 03 9594 7779

2023 Monash Health Graduate Program - General Nursing Summer, Autumn and Winter Streams