Career opportunities

Maryvale Private is a not-for-profit organisation in Morwell in Gippsland’s Latrobe Valley. The hospital is set amidst seven hectares (17 acres) of gardens and native bushland and offers a great work-life balance.

Our diverse workforce enjoys employee benefits including:

  • Supportive ‘work-life balance’ with flexible rostering options over a variety of shifts
  • Professional development and ongoing education programs
  • Salary packaging and novated lease options
  • Discounted private health insurance through Latrobe Health Services
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Staff recognition awards
  • Active social club
  • Free onsite secure parking
  • Discounted staff meals.

Maryvale Private is an equal opportunity employer that recognises the benefits of having a diverse workplace. We pride ourselves on our ethical, merit-based recruitment process and encourage people from diverse cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.

Our values

  • Respect – we treat others as we expect to be treated
  • Integrity – we do the right thing
  • Accountability – we take responsibility for our decisions and actions
  • Innovation – we look to the future, create effective solutions and put them into action
  • Teamwork – we value the contribution and the collaboration of individual staff members and their skills which are of benefit to the organisation
  • Enjoyment and Fun – we strive to maintain an environment in which we can enjoy working in. We focus on providing employees with flexible work arrangements to enable them to participate in the workforce
  • Inclusion – everyone is equally important
  • Safety – everyone should feel and be safe

Graduate Nurse Program

Due to COVID-19 our 2020 mid-year Graduate Program intake did not take place. Check back later for further information regarding future opportunities.

Current vacancies

The Role

This position is responsible for accurate and timely coding and Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) analysis including auditing, data reporting to external parties, quality improvement activities and participation in other Clinical Coding Service activities.

The Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder also is responsible for leading, directing and developing the Clinical Coding and Health Information Services at Maryvale Private Hospital, encompassing a wide range of functional areas including data reporting and auditing; record management, and Freedom of Information (FOI).

They will undertake quality management audits and studies aimed at improving Health Information management service, systems and procedures towards better internal and external customer service.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • A tertiary qualification in Health Information Management (or equivalent) or recognised Clinical Coding course and eligible for membership of the Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMMA). Or;
  • HIMAA Clinical Coding Course.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in clinical record management and data reporting.


  • Extensive knowledge of Clinical Coding and Casemix
  • Recent clinical coding experience in a hospital/medical environment
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of medical terminology
  • Excellent IT Skills and working knowledge of patient information system
  • Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Excellent understanding of Private Health Funding Models


  • Understanding of quality improvement principles and accreditation processes.
  • Experience leading and managing staff

How to Apply

Applications including the following supporting documents must be submitted via

  • Cover letter addressing set criteria in the advertisement
  • Current detailed resume
  • Supporting documentation (qualifications, registrations, WWCC, police check, references)

Applications will be accepted to up Friday 21 August 2020. 

Work life Balance | Great shift variety | Self Rostering | Experienced Supportive Team Environment

Medical/Surgical Various Opportunities
Multiple Permanent Part-Time Positions (min 22.5 hours per fortnight)
Casual Positions

Maryvale Private Hospital is seeking Registered and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses (RN’s and EENs) to join our friendly, supportive Ward Team on morning, afternoon and night duty shifts who pride themselves on delivering high quality patient care.

We are also seeking Nurses with demonstrated experience in Scrub/Scout, Anaesthetics and Recovery to join our dedicated and friendly Operating Theatre team.

As a valued staff member at MPH you will play a key role in providing the best possible outcomes for our patients by providing the absolute best possible care.

Successful applicants must be suitably experienced and have a commitment to providing excellent standards of care and exceptional communication skills, while working in a supportive team environment. Applicants need to be flexible and adaptable and have an ongoing commitment to professional development and education.

Essential criteria for all roles:

  • Relevant experience in Medical and/or Surgical setting
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Commitment to ensuring the levels of service to patients is always of a high standard
  • Demonstrate excellence in verbal and written communication skills and the ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders both internally and externally at various levels
  • Ability to work efficiently in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Be innovative and adaptable to change processes
  • A strong work ethic, positive attitude and willingness to role model and promote the MPH core values
  • Commitment to quality and risk management
  • Dedicated interest in ongoing professional development
  • Flexibility to work varying shifts across all hours
  • Medication Endorsement – Endorsed Enrolled Nurses Only

Desirable criteria for both positions:

  • Current acute medical and/or surgical nursing experience within the Private Health sector.

How to Apply:

Applications including the following supporting documents are to be submitted

  • Cover letter identifying the role you are applying for (addressing set criteria in the advertisement)
  • Current detailed resume
  • Supporting Documentation (qualifications, registrations, WWCC, police check).

MPH welcomes applications for nurses at any time; your application will be held for a period of six months.

Only applicants that follow the application process and meet the criteria will progress to interview.

Full Time

The Position

We currently have a unique opportunity for an Apprentice Chef (2nd year preferred) to join our dynamic Catering Team. We are looking for an energetic, positive person that is passionate about food and thrives working in a team environment.

As the Apprentice Chef you will be heavily involved in the Maryvale Private Hospital Catering Team functionality. You will learn from an energetic multi-discipline team in the importance of providing a constant high standard of food production, dietary requirements for patients, doctors, staff, visitors and other hospital visitors.

Throughout your apprenticeship you will be exposed to all the branches of cooking, preparation of food, planning meals, and any general and specific duties relating to food preparation, service and an overall compliance with Maryvale’s Food Safety Program.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Completed (or almost completed) your first year as an Apprentice Chef
  • A genuine passion for the food and hospitality within the health sector.
  • Be keen to learn and develop your skills as an apprentice.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Observation and awareness of Maryvale Private Hospital’s Mission Statement.
  • Knowledge of Food Hygiene Procedures.
  • An ability to work within a team environment and to take instruction.
  • Demonstrated high-level Customer Service focus.
  • High level of organisational and time management skills.
  • A high level of hygiene standards and personal presentation.
  • Knowledge of manual handling principles and environmental hygiene standards

How to Apply

Applications including the following supporting documents must be submitted via

  • Cover letter addressing set criteria in the advertisement
  • Current detailed resume
  • Optional supporting documentation (qualifications, registrations, WWCC, police check, references)

For further information you can contact Emily Connell, Executive Chef- Catering Services on (03)5132 1200

Applications will be accepted to up Sunday, 9 August 2020. 

Only applicants that follow the application process will be considered.

**The interviewing process will occur prior to the closing date should MPH receive suitable applications.**

Contact Info

Maryvale Private Hospital
Excellence in Health Care.

286 Maryvale Road, Morwell, VIC 3840

  • Phone: (03) 5132 1200
  • Fax: (03) 5133-9505
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