Registered Nurse - Monash Newborn NICU

Job posted: 19/09/2023
Applications close: 19/10/2023 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time, Part time

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 62957

Reference: 62957

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Monash Newborn is seeking passionate individuals like you to join our dynamic healthcare team. If you have a heart for newborns and a commitment to excellence in nursing, we want to hear from you!

About Us:

Monash Newborn, situated in the Monash Children’s hospital, is a 64 bed medical and surgical neonatal unit, with a reputation for delivering outstanding family centred care to neonates. Monash Newborn operates as a single unit with 2 Nurse Managers who look after the daily operations and staff management across Sunbird and Kingfisher teams.

“Come and see us in person” – Wednesday 4th October

We are showcasing the career opportunities that are offered for those interested in Neonatal Intensive Care and Special Care nursery. Meet the team, from Registered Nurses, leaders and Educators as well as Nurse Practitioners. You can spend your whole career at Monash Health and there are plenty of opportunities within the Monash Newborn Program. Come and discuss post Graduate opportunities through Latrobe university and have any questions answered about a career in Critical Care. See the unit within Monash Children's hospital with a tour of the Nest. We look forward to seeing you.

Register from September 22nd:


About the role:

As a Registered Nurse in Monash Newborn - NEST, you will play a crucial role in the care and support of premature and critically ill newborns. You will work alongside a multidisciplinary team of neonatologists, pediatricians, and other healthcare professionals to provide exceptional care to 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 work within a team model of care - and in practicing within this model, we provide our patients and their families, a consistency in their care provision and clear communication across their journey.

We have fixed term and ongoing, full and part time opportunities across a 24 hour rotating roster

We offer within 2 years of employment, the opportunity to complete a Post Grad Certificate, or a pathway to Masters in Neonatal Intensive care.

About You:

You have been developing your clinical skills as a Registered Nurse within SCN and NICU or are looking to move from an acute setting and are looking to grow your career, showing your commitment and passion for Family Centred Care.

To ensure your success in this role, you will have following demonstrated skills, experience and knowledge:

  • Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Demonstrated clinical experience in neonatal nursing (preferred)
  • Minimum of 12 months acute nursing experience.
  • Evidence of, or a willingness to complete a Post Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Outstanding communication and time management skills coupled with delivering holistic women and family centred care

You Are Also:

  • Dedicated to safe best practice & quality care.
  • Committed to delivering patient-centered care and patient advocacy.
  • Enthusiastic, compassionate, and able to work collaboratively.

Why Choose Monash Health:

Monash Health is committed to the professional development and well-being of its staff. As a Registered Nurse at Monash Newborn, you can expect:

  • Join a dynamic team passionate about family centred care
  • Engage in exciting projects and contribute to healthcare innovation.
  • Collaborate with supportive colleagues in a vibrant work environment.
  • Unlock opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • We offer inclusion, equity, opportunity and a workplace where kindness matters
  • Enjoy the benefits of Melbourne’s south-eastern suburbs and work closer to home
  • Salary packaging options, comprehensive Health & Wellbeing program, Free flu vaccinations, Private health insurance at discounted rates, + more

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Lucy Johnston Recruitment Specialist on 0436626130 or email lucy.johnston@monashhealth.org

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How To Apply

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

Details on how to apply and probity check requirements, refer to attached 'Application Guide' located under Position Documents

Selection activity may commence prior to closing date.

Join us at Monash Newborn Care Unit and be a part of a team that provides exceptional care to the tiniest members of our community. Your nursing skills can make a world of difference to our littlest patients and their families. Apply today!

Registered Nurse - Monash Newborn NICU

Job type:

Full time, Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Kate Duthie - 85724180

Registered Nurse - Monash Newborn NICU