2023 Monash Health Graduate Program

Monash Health - Victoria
Part-time +2

Reference Number 56066
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time, Fixed Term Part Time
Entity Monash Health
Department NaMES
Location Various Facilities
Position Summary

  • 2023 Monash Health PMCV Ineligible & PMCV Unmatched Applicants - All Nursing and Midwifery Streams
  • Multiple locations, wards, teams and specialties available within programs
  • Supported program with full time and part time opportunities

Second round applications are now open to candidates who are anticipating initial registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Midwife in 2023 and who are ineligible to participate in PMCV or are previously unmatched in PMCV for the following professional streams:

  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Double Degree

The Monash Health Graduate Program offers:

  • A twelve-month structured program to consolidate your skills, with commencement dates in February, May (Nursing only) and August 2023 (subject to position availability)
  • The option to work either Full time or Part Time during your Graduate Program
  • Permanent employment is guaranteed with Monash Health Bureau (Pool) at the completion of the program, at the EFT of your choice
  • A comprehensive orientation program conducted in December 2022 - January 2023 for February intakes, April 2023 for May intakes and July 2023 for August intakes
  • A diverse range of supportive clinical areas to build your experience and confidence

Part time hours

  • 0.84 EFT; 64 hours per fortnight or 0.95EFT 72 hours per fortnight
  • Five (5) weeks annual leave pro rata over twelve (12) months or

Full time hours

  • 1.0 EFT; 76 hrs per fortnight + ADO hrs accruing at 4 hrs per fortnight
  • Six (6) weeks annual leave pro rata over 12 months


  • Graduate Nurses complete two (2) 6-month rotations within a 12-month program;
  • Midwifery and Double Degree Graduates complete four (4) three-month rotations within a 12-month program;
    • Two (2) birth suite rotations
    • Two (2) post/antenatal rotations for Midwifery Graduates 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.

Monash Health Graduate Nurses recieve:

  • 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, The Victorian Heart 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
  • Graduate learning pathways specific to clinical areas
  • 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 life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations.

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. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

Application Process

  • Create an account/login on the Monash Health Mercury website (https://monashhealth.mercury.com.au/)
  • Prepare your application as per the ‘2023 Monash Health Graduate Program Second Round Recruitment Application Guidelines’ (see the ‘

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