Why work at Maryvale Private Hospital

MPH is a not-for-profit organisation offering a wide range of 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 Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to the key principals by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. We pride ourselves on our ethical, merit based recruitment process. Maryvale Private Hospital encourages all people from diverse cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.

Our Core 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

Current vacancies


Graduate Registered Nurse Program

The Maryvale Private Hospital (MPH) Graduate Program is developed for newly graduated nurses. The program is designed over a 48 week period which will enable you to make the successful transition to becoming a confident and competent nurse, in a supportive environment.

On successful completion of the graduate program you will have the opportunity to apply for ongong employment with MPH.

Our surgical specialties include orthopaedic, bariatric, endoscopy, urology, gynaecology, dental, and general surgery.

Program Overview:

The program has been designed with the transitioning graduate in mind. You will have an orientation week where you will learn your way around the hospital, access the information you need to get started, and have some supernumery time on the ward.

You will also have scheduled study days throughout the year.

What the year looks like:

You will be employed in a temporary part time capacity working 8 shifts per fortnight (60 hours). You will be rostered both early and late shifts, with the expectation that you will do some night shifts throughout the year.

You will have rotations in:

  • Medical
  • Surgical
  • Theatre
  • Consulting Clinic

What we offer:

MPH offers a graduate program in a friendly and supportive environment.

You will have access to:

  • Salary packaging
  • Discounted private health insurance
  • Paid professional leave
  • Uniform provided
  • Social club
  • Discounted staff meals
  • Flexible rosters
  • Preceptors
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free onsite secure parking
  • A program that has been designed with the aim of providing graduate nurses with support and education
  • Orientation week allowing nurses to gain insight and a working knowledge of nursing aspects specifically used at MPH
  • Supernumerary time and clinical support
  • Rotations in Medical, Surgical and Operating Room and elective units
  • Scheduled education days, debrief sessions and learning packages

Eligibility Criteria:

  • You must be eligible for registration as a registered nurse with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
  • You must have Australian or New Zealand citizenship or have permanent residency in Australia.
  • You must not have a completed a Graduate Program previously.

Only applicants who meet these criteria will be considered for an interview.

How to apply:

Please submit the following documentation to: graduatenurse@maryvaleph.com.au

  • Cover letter stating why you want to work at Maryvale Private Hospital.
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume.
  • Certified copy of your academic transcript to date.
  • Certified copies of your final year clinical placement reports.
  • 2 x professional references (at least 1 of the referees must hold a clinical position).

Applications close Sunday, 27 September 2020.

We look forward to receiving your application.




Rebecca Nolan-Education Coordinator 5132 1235

Michelle Marriott- Human Resources 5132 1290


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 hr@maryvaleph.com.au

  • 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 hr@maryvaleph.com.au

  • 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

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
  • Email: enquiry@maryvaleph.com.au