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Registered Midwife (Refresher Program) - Monash Women's

Job posted: 22/06/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 53942

Reference: 53942

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful


Monash Women’s Program has a number of ongoing Registered Midwife positions available with the opportunity to further progress your maternity career within a supportive Education within a supportive Education and women-centered environment


Our Journey


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.


A Day in the life of a Registered Midwife at Monash health 


No two days will be the same, and this is what is challenging and exciting about coming into work within our skilled nursing workforce


Our midwives love coming to work every day to be able to provide holistic, women centred care for our patients. You’ll enjoy the variety and challenge that comes from working with likeminded skilled senior staff and clinical mentors, while being supported by others across the program and across our large, complex health service.


We are looking for Registered Midwives interested in a supportive refresher or upskilling program at three busy metropolitan maternity units at Monash Health. Positions are available at Monash Women’s sites, Clayton, Dandenong and Casey.


Initially you will be provided support and education in our maternity wards and birth suites by highly skilled educators, clinical support staff and your supportive colleagues. This flexible program will be customised to meet your learning needs and you will be expected to fully participate in the education plan and gaining of midwifery competencies to enable you to provide full maternity care.


Once confidence and competence is achieved through this supportive return to practice, staff can work towards gaining experience in other maternity areas including Extended Postnatal care and maternity clinic.


We have both part time and full time opportunities?available; regardless of your hours you will need to participate in a rotating roster across seven (7) days and all shifts.


What you bring


You are a Registered Midwife with a positive attitude who loves to laugh and enjoys being at work with likeminded collegues. You share this passion with your women to support them through what should be the most joyful experience in their family life. This is why you chose to be a midwife! 


Along with this, you are driven and love learning and look forward to growing your career with the support of amazing mentors and educators within our highly skilled broader Maternity team.


On a Personal Level, you: 



  • committed to ongoing career growth 

  • committed to working 3 - 5 days per week (part-time/full-time) 

  • dedicated to safe best practice and quality care 

  • enthusiastic, compassionate, and 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 


In return: 


We will provide a fast paced, dynamic environment that is dedicated to safe best practice and passionate about Women centred care and patient advocacy. You will be challenged, with opportunities to expand your midwifery knowledge and skills


Monash Health is a great place to work!


Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:



  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay

  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program

  • free flu vaccinations

  • private health insurance at discounted rates

  • health imaging services

  • + more


Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing more than 20,000 people who work across 40 locations delivering healthcare services through our five hospitals and our extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities


We recognise 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 and ICare values.


How to Apply


We’re only able to accept applications submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System.


For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Lucy Johnston on 0436626130.


For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents

Registered Midwife (Refresher Program) - Monash Women's

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Kate MacDonald - 0425714345
Kate.MacDonald@monashhealth.org

Registered Midwife (Refresher Program) - Monash Women's