Monash Health 2022 Graduate Program Supported New Starter Registered Nurse/Midwife

Job posted: 19/05/2022
Applications close: 05/08/2022 (Midnight)
36 days remaining

36 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 53445

Reference: 53445

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Monash Health is offering opportunities for supported positions in the following professional streams:

  • Nursing

  • Midwifery

  • Double Degree Nursing & Midwifery

Applications are now open to candidates who are seeking a Registered Nurse and/or Midwife supported Graduate position, commencing in 2022 and who meet the following criteria:

  • Completed entry to practice Nursing and/or Midwifery qualification within the last 24 months

  • Applicants must be ineligible to participate in PMCV (Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria) allocation service placement for 2023 Graduate Program positions. Applicants who were previously unmatched in the PMCV process for 2021 or 2022 programs are welcome to apply.

  • We can consider all applicants that have previously been employed as an RN (Registered Nurse) with 6 months or less Acute hospital experience

The Monash Health Graduate Program offers: 

  • A twelve-month structured program to consolidate your skills, with multiple entry points through the year within 2 remaining intakes (August and November). Both intakes will offer early commencement options to registered Graduates.

  • A guarantee of ongoing permanent employment with Monash Health Bureau (Pool) at the completion of the program, at your choice of part-time or full-time EFT

  • A comprehensive orientation program conducted in July 2022

  • A diverse range of supportive clinical areas to build your experience and confidence

  • Rotations

  • Graduate Nurses complete two (2) minimum 6-month rotations within a 12-month period

  • Midwifery and Double Degree Graduates complete four (4) three-month rotations within a 12-month program: Two (2) birth suite rotations and Two (2) post/antenatal rotations or one (1) postnatal/antenatal rotation and one (1) nursing area rotation for Double Degree Graduates

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.

As part of the team, key elements include: 

  • 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, 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 

  • 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 lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families, and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations.

Application Process

The Monash Health Graduate Program has a streamlined application process. To ensure your application is lodged correctly, please:

  • Prepare your application as per the instructions in the ‘2022 Monash Health Graduate Program & New Starters Application Guidelines’ in the ‘Position Documents’ section below. Any application that does not align with these guidelines will not be considered.

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

  • Submit your completed application with all required documentation to the job advertisement on the Monash Health Mercury website

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.

Applications will only 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 regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services at recruitment@monashhealth.org.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

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.

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 website:

Monash Health Graduate Program: Nursing and Midwifery | Monash Health

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

Monash Health 2022 Graduate Program Supported New Starter Registered Nurse/Midwife

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Jennifer Jackman - 03 9594 7779

Monash Health 2022 Graduate Program Supported New Starter Registered Nurse/Midwife