Registered Midwife – Werribee Mercy Hospital

Location: West Melbourne
Job Type: Full time
Reference: WMH 264

Are you a Midwife that is keen to become part of a friendly and supportive multi-disciplinary team working in a modern, well equipped service, providing care for women across the spectrum of maternity care? We welcome applications from both RM and RN/RM who embrace the opportunity to be part of a fast paced environment providing care to nearly 4,000 moderate to low risk women each year. We are proud that many of our Midwives choose to birth their own babies here!


  • Part time, full time, permanent and short term contracts considered

  • Rotational Roster including Birthing Suite, Maternity Assessment Unit, Pregnancy Day Stay and Postnatal with potential to include Antenatal Clinic, Parent Education and Maternity in the Home

  • Opportunity for autonomous practice within a supportive multidisciplinary team

  • Extensive Education support to assist consolidating & expanding your midwifery skills

  • Visa sponsorship available for successful applicants

  • We are working towards implementation of MGP and specialised culturally appropriate Antenatal Clinics

  • Salary is in line with the Enterprise Agreement and will be based on your years of experience (hourly base rate between $30.3132 - $39.9658)


  • AHPRA Registration as a Registered Midwife

  • Evidence of recent RANZCOG attendance

  • Proven time management, organisational skills and a team player

  • Expertise and experience in Antenatal, Intrapartum and Postnatal Care

  • Flexibility to work all shifts including night duty


  • 32 km South West of Melbourne’s Business District

  • Direct freeway access and walking distance from Hoppers Crossing train station

  • Parking onsite at a reasonable fee

  • Dedicated Obstetric Theatres staffed 24hrs, 7 days per week

  • Level 4 SCN, accepting admissions from 32 weeks

  • Strong support from Allied Health and Lactation Consultants

  • Adult Intensive Care Unit newly opened


  • Understanding, empathetic and flexible Nurse Unit Management Group

  • Leadership Capability Framework to support your career progression

  • Opportunity for Employment with Mercy Health, a Catholic and Values based organisation, employing over 8,500 people who provide compassionate and holistic care across a range of services

  • Salary packaging, health and wellbeing initiatives

To find out more about what Mercy Health has to offer, please visit Mercy Health Careers homepage (


Enquiries to Louise Thompson, Midwifery Unit Manager on (03) 8754 3408 or

Alternatively contact Jonelle Mais, Mercy Health Recruitment Advisor on (03) 8458 4313 or

Quote Ref No: WMH 264

Applications close: Saturday, 5 January 2019