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Maternity & Special Care Nursery – Midwives and Registered Nurses – Various Locations and Opportunities

Job posted: 04/05/2022
Applications close: 01/06/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 26834

Reference: 26834

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Maternity or Special Care Nursery – Midwives and Registered Nurses – Various Locations and Opportunities



  • Provide exceptional women and family centred care in the public health setting

  • Ongoing full- and part-time positions available

  • Work close to home at either Box Hill or Angliss Hospital


Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We are a values-based organisation committed to research and teaching, and have strong affiliations with Australia’s top universities.  We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


We are seeking experienced, passionate midwives and registered nurses who are committed to best practice care to work in either or both of our maternity units or special care nurseries at Box Hill and Angliss Hospitals.


We welcome midwives and nurses who demonstrate a supportive and engaging nature and are passionate about family centred care and achieving high quality clinical outcomes.


Our Women and Children’s Health Service provides exceptional family centred care in well-supported environments:



  • Our maternity units are busy and will keep you on your toes. Box Hill Hospital provides care for in excess of 2700 women and families per year whilst the Angliss Hospital cares for approximately 2500 women and families. Eastern Health is known for innovation and our maternity service proudly supports water birth and Midwifery Group Practice.

  • Our special care nurseries provide a level four high dependency neonatal service. Utilise your clinical knowledge and experience to provide specialised, family centred nursery care to babies (from 32 weeks gestation) with a range of clinical conditions (including Bubble CPAP and High flow). You will have recent NICU or neonatal experience and/or qualifications.


At Eastern Health, you will be a valued member of a highly dedicated, multi-disciplinary team incorporating medical, nursing and allied health professionals.  We pride ourselves on going above and beyond to provide our patients with timely access to the best possible care. You will be supported by a team of experienced clinicians, including clinical educators and a cohesive leadership team. With a strong commitment to research and teaching, we offer many professional development opportunities, and our online learning platform, iLearn, holds a wealth of information to assist you with your ongoing learning and development.


About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Current Midwifery/Nursing registration with AHPRA 

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • Willing to embrace Eastern Health values and contribute to a positive team culture 

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19, prior to commencing employment.


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence



**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date**

Maternity & Special Care Nursery – Midwives and Registered Nurses – Various Locations and Opportunities

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Annette Chapman - (03) 9764 6312
Relle McMillan - (03) 8396 8353

Maternity & Special Care Nursery – Midwives and Registered Nurses – Various Locations and Opportunities