Position Details


Reference Number 64914
Position Title Midwifery Group Practice - Monash Women's, Casey Hospital
Employment Type Full Time Ongoing, Part Time Ongoing
Entity Monash Health
Department Casey Maternity
Location Casey Hospital
Position Summary
  • Be part of the development of our expanding services at Casey
  • Work across a full scope of Maternity Care
  • Ongoing full and part time opportunities

Midwifery Group Practice (MGP) – Permanent Part time/ Full-time Positions  

Monash Women’s Program has ongoing positions available within the MGP program, providing the opportunity for midwives to practice to their full scope within the Maternity team at Casey Hospital.  

About Casey Maternity Service  

  • Expanding services to Casey Hospital las led to our ability to care for women with varying levels of complexity, as we now have critical care services on site to support their journey   
  • Casey Hospital services the Casey and Cardinia catchment areas, the most rapidly growing area in the state. Our birth numbers are growing in line with the population growth in this area  
  • Casey Hospital runs an offsite pregnancy clinic in a state of the art community clinic at Pakenham  
  • Casey Hospital provides services specific to younger women and vulnerable women through our young women’s and ADAPT clinics  
  • Casey Hospital operates a Pregnancy Assessment Unit servicing women from 16 weeks gestation through to 28 days post birth.  
  • Casey Hospital has two large bathrooms designed to accommodate water immersion in labour and birth.  

About the Role  

The MGP midwife works within a collaborative multidisciplinary team. Underpinning the success of our program is midwifery and medical staff supporting continuity of care and women’s choices throughout pregnancy and birth. Midwifery continuity of care has been demonstrated to increase satisfaction and outstanding outcomes for mothers and babies.  

  • Work close to home within the Casey Hospital catchment area  
  • On call roster  
  • Work across your full scope of midwifery practice, providing care to the woman and her family across the full continuum of pregnancy and birth in an all risk model  
  • Homebirth Opportunities  

We have ongoing full and part time (no less than 0.8) opportunities working within a 24/7 rotational roster. 

What you bring  

You are a Registered Midwife with a positive attitude who is passionate and dedicated to woman centred care. You are innovative, flexible and demonstrate attention to detail with a particular focus on safety. You work alongside women to support them through their pregnancy and birthing experience, giving women choices that are informed and underpinned by evidenced based practice within the Monash Women’s program.  

In addition, you have proven experience working in an Acute Maternity service and have demonstrated skills and knowledge across the entire continuum of pregnancy care including antenatal, birth suite, postnatal and extended postnatal care. You are driven and look forward to growing your career with the support of amazing mentors and educators within our highly skilled broader Maternity team.  

What you need: 

  • Current AHPRA registration  
  • Demonstrated maternity experience across the continuum of pregnancy care including antenatal clinics and midwifery home care.  
  • Level 3 FSEP  
  • Demonstrate competence in IV cannulation, perineal suturing, fetal scalp electrode application, amniotomy, speculum examination, cervical ripening balloon insertion, and neonatal discharge examination.  

Ours is a highly connected team with strong shared values and a commitment to excellence.  

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 Victoria’s largest and most comprehensive health service. For more than 170 years, Monash Health and its predecessors have provided safe, high-quality healthcare for people at every life stage. With 25,500 employees, we provide care to south-eastern metropolitan Melbourne and rural Victoria from over 40 locations, via telehealth, within local communities and in people’s homes. For more information on Monash Health, Please visit www.monashhealth.org and www.monashwomens.org   

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.  

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.  

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services at recruitment@monashhealth.org.   

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  

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

Contact Person
NamePositionPhoneEmail
Bethany Johns Midwife Manager 87681759
Tania Sharrock Midwife Manager 87681360
Advertising Closing 11/03/2024
Position Documents
DescriptionTitle
Registered Midwife Position Description Midwife Grade 2 PD May 2022.pdf
Application Guide Application Guide July 2023.pdf
Position Description attachment Position Description Attachment MGP Midwife 2024.pdf
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