,

Registered Midwife - Monash Women's MMC

Job posted: 28/05/2021
Applications close: 30/07/2021 (Midnight)
41 days remaining

41 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 46536

Reference: 46536

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.


About our Women’s Program at Monash Health


Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities.


www.monashwomens.org


Our maternity service is the largest maternity provider in Victoria providing care to over 9,000 women each year across three hospitals: Monash Medical Centre, Dandenong and Casey. Monash Women's provides maternity care for well women and women with more complex and specialty needs.


Monash Women’s Maternity Service at MMC, provides comprehensive care to all pregnant women, managing pregnancies and maternal conditions that range from very low risk to extreme high risk. The Antenatal Care Centre and the Perinatal Care Centre, have newly established models, provided by experienced midwives, Obstetric Registrars and Consultants. The team structure incorporates specific aspects of care depending on maternal and fetal requirements. Provided are tertiary level ultrasounds, Fetal surveillance and Fetal Diagnostic, care for mothers with complex health concerns, babies with developmental challenges or growth issues, multiple pregnancies, and babies requiring in utero procedures.


Our NEWLY expanded and refurbished Birth Suites, Pregnancy Assessment areas and Bereavement room ensures women and family centered care, with midwives able to provide one to one care for women in established labour.


The Maternity Ward provided a multidisciplinary team environment where midwives work alongside, lactation consultants, physiotherapists, Neonatal medical and nursing specialists. Working in the Maternity ward you will care for high risk Antenatal women including those in the Young Women’s Team and Alcohol and Drug Pregnancy care teams.


Interested staff can work towards gaining experience in other specialist maternity areas including Extended Postnatal care.


About the Role


We are excited to announce that we have multiple opportunities to work across these services and have the benefit of a full scope of Maternity Practice, including Birth Suite and Pregnancy Assessment, Antenatal Clinic and Postnatal Care.


All positions are ongoing, both part time and full time opportunities available. All contract require commitment to a rotating roster across a 7 days and all shifts.


About You


You are passionate about Maternity and Woman Centred Care and wish to grow your career within Monash Health and our Women’s program. You thrive working in a dynamic, fast paced environment and are truly focused on delivering a high standard of evidence based women and family centred care to all patients. You are ready to part of a truly dynamic and growing service at Monash Health.


You are also:



  • committed to ongoing career growth

  • dedicated to safe best practice & quality care

  • enthusiastic, compassionate & able to positively contribute to a team

  • excited to be part of our collaborative team across the program, sharing knowledge and unique site based selling points, bringing our practices together under Monash Women’s

  • an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles and values


What you need:



  • FSEP level 3 Practitioner Certification

  • Proven experience across Maternity Services

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Australian working rights


What we offer:



  • Being part of our leading & growing organisation

  • Appropriate orientation across all sites and supernumerary time at the commencement of each rotation

  • Mentorship & career guidance and opportunities to progress your career in Maternity

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff subsidised car parking and gym (only where relevant), uniform (only where relevant) and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


How to Apply


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 – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


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)

  • 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.


Search our Facebook community 'Nursing and Midwifery Careers at Monash Health' to be part of an online group; keep updated with recruitment tips and opportunities at Monash Health.

Registered Midwife - Monash Women's MMC

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Kate Brown - 0429367190

Registered Midwife - Monash Women's MMC