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Registered Nurse/ Midwife

Job posted: 09/09/2021
Applications close: 22/03/2022 (Midnight)
185 days remaining

185 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 49264

Reference: 49264

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern 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 Monash Health


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 19,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.


Monash Health keeps pace with community needs through its capital works projects and this includes our new Victorian Heart Hospital due for completion in late 2022, which will be a state of the art cardiac centre.


Monash Health has a diverse range of services, where nurses and midwives can choose from working in general medical and surgical wards to specialist areas such as Emergency, Mental Health, Critical Care, Peri-operative and Midwifery. We invest heavily in professional development, education and training to support you to get everything you want from a rewarding career. We have excellent working conditions and legislated nurse and midwife to patient ratios which ensure safer workplaces for nurses and midwives and excellent patient care. For a full review of this legislation, please click below:


Safe Patient Care (Nurse to Patient and Midwife to Patient Ratios) Act 2015


We are located across a large area in the South East area of Melbourne. We are surrounded by beautiful beaches, the Dandenong Ranges with forests and charming villages, and close proximity to Melbourne night life. We are in an area of safe neighbourhoods to live, excellent schools and universities, safe and reliable public transport and lots of parks and recreational areas. Come and join us for a great work-life balance.


https://liveinmelbourne.vic.gov.au/discover


About the Opportunity


Monash Health is seeking Registered Nurses and Midwives who want to secure long term employment either part time or fulltime. You will be able to work in an area to suit your experience and interest, including leadership roles, as well as opportunities for support to grow in new areas and specialities. You can also choose to join our Nurse and Midwife POOL where you are allocated a variety of shifts and locations to work that suit you. 


About you


You are known as a passionate, committed nurse who strives to provide excellent patient-centred care to every patient, every time. You are highly motivated to perform at your best every day and you actively seek opportunities to further develop your skills and nursing practice. Working as part of a dedicated team, you understand the demands and pressures of a busy hospital and you demonstrate flexibility and agility when priorities change.


You will require



  • Relevant working visa. New Zealand citizens are able to enter, visit and work in Australia

  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Details here 

  • Proven relevant experience

  • Police check not more than three months old

  • Proof of Immunisation

  • Victorian Employment Working with Children Check prior to commencement


What to expect




  • Relocation allowance to contribute to the cost of airfares, initial temporary accommodation and hotel quarantine if required.




  • Guidance and assistance with all relocation needs





  • Access to employee benefits including

    • Salary packaging options that increase your take home pay

    • Onsite staff car parking

    • Uniforms

    • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program




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.


Please apply online through Mercury e-recruit as email applications will not be considered.  Current Monash Health employees should apply through Mercury using their Monash Health employee account. Our Recruitment Services team can answer any queries on this matter and can be reached on Ph: 9265 2750 or via email to recruitment@monashhealth.org


Offers of employment can be made once 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.


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


Registered Nurse/ Midwife

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Karen Gilbert - 0421696387

Registered Nurse/ Midwife