Monash Newborn Registered Nurses

Monash Newborn Registered Nurses – Masters in Neonatal Intensive Care (#39734)

You have a commitment to ongoing education and wish to progress your career.

Full or part time employment opportunity within Monash Newborn to support you while completing your post graduate studies.

Work in a new, state of the art facility as part of a multidisciplinary team who will facilitate consolidation of your learning.

About Monash Newborn - Nest

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.

About Post Graduate Coursework

Melbourne University offers the Master of Advanced Nursing Practice, with exit options available at either the Graduate Certificate or the Graduate Diploma. The Graduate certificate in Nursing Practice – Neonatal Intensive Care course promotes an understanding of the theoretical aspects of NICU nursing to support current and safe practice. It offers the opportunity to integrate the theory and practice into the NICU. This can be undertaken over 12 months or an extended pathway by first completing the Specialist Certificate in Neonates. For those wishing to pursue a career in Special Care Nursing the Specialist Certificate in Neonates can be undertaken as a standalone course.

Picture this:

If appointed to this role you will:

  • Enjoy working with our passionate and caring team to provide the best patient centred care to our sick and premature infants and their families;
  • Be the nurse you aspire to with the support of our dedicated nurse educators;
  • Actively contribute to our organisational goals including maintaining a positive and safe culture;
  • Impress us with your communication skills, enthusiasm and accountability of practice.

What you need

  • You are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Authority (AHRPA)
  • You can demonstrate 12 months recent acute nursing experience within Australia;
  • You are willing to work  full or part time across a seven day rotating roster including night shifts during your studies

What’s on offer?

  • Permanent, ongoing contracts for those with neonatal qualification
  • Fixed term contracts to undertake post graduate studies, with a view to permanent employment upon successful completion
  • Support in the workplace and the ability to consolidate your learnings through ongoing clinical practice
  • Opportunities for Career progression and an area of your specialty and passion
  • Salary Packaging
  • Flexible Work Options
  • Ongoing in service and professional development
  • Work in a new ‘state-of-the-art-hospital’

We are ready to appoint to these roles now, so come with us on our exciting journey within the new Monash Children’s Hospital.

  • If your application is shortlisted, you will be contacted by email and invited to participate in a video interview to share more information with us about your skills and experience. 
  • Any offer of employment will be confirmed on the successful outcome of a Police Check and Working with Children’s Check. 

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

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.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview. 

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 

*This is a readvertised role and previous applicants need not reapply.

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