Careers

Careers

Working at St Vincent’s Private Hospitals

As a leading provider of private, tertiary health services in Australia, we offer you the opportunity to work within a professional environment across a diverse range of medical, surgical and critical-care disciplines.

We place great importance on delivering compassionate care within a positive and supportive work environment. We also value research, emphasise learning and development, and provide all our staff with excellent facilities, competitive remuneration and a healthy work-life balance.

We’re a highly regarded choice for undergraduate and postgraduate students and a first choice for many health professionals.

If you want to make a difference working for a not-for-profit organisation, we invite you to apply to join our wonderful team.

Staff benefits

St Vincent’s Private Hospitals are an equal opportunity employer.

As a member of our team, you will receive respect, remuneration, rewards and staff benefits. 

The following benefits are offered across all our private hospitals. Specific hospitals may offer additional benefits.

Salary packaging

  • Rent, mortgage and utilities
  • Income protection insurance
  • Holiday accommodation and hire
  • Education and work development
  • Portable devices such as mobile phones, tablets, and laptops

You can also obtain

  • Novated vehicle leasing
  • A meal entertainment card, which allows you to pay for your restaurant meals with your pre-tax dollars

Work-life balance

  • Flexible working practices
  • Part-time work
  • Purchased leave

Employee Assistance Program

Our employee assistance program is available to all staff and their immediate family. It offers free, high-quality, and confidential counselling services for work-related and personal issues.

A safe workplace

We are a safe workplace and comply with all of the occupational health and safety (OH&S) strategies and requirements. We acknowledge that safety is everybody’s responsibility and our staff are committed to ensuring the safety of themselves, their colleagues and their patients.

Uniforms

All our staff are provided with St Vincent’s Private Hospital uniforms.

Professional development

As an employee of St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, you’ll enjoy ongoing education through peer-related national conferences, in-house training, and support for external professional development. We also have a strong focus on internal development of staff for promotion and upskilling across roles and departments.

Links with universities

We collaborate with various universities, including the University of Melbourne, Australian Catholic University, University of Tasmania, and the University of Notre Dame to provide a range of undergraduate clinical placements and post-graduate studies in:

  • Intensive care
  • Perioperative
  • Anaesthetics
  • Midwifery
  • Plastics and reconstruction
  • Neurosciences
  • Orthopedics
  • Cardiac and interventional cardiology

Nursing Programs

We offer nurses at all levels the opportunity to continue developing their career, including:

  • Registered nurse graduate program
  • Midwifery education
  • Post graduate programs for registered nurses
  • Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program

Please refer to the below hospitals list for more information for site specific nursing programs. 

Positions vacant

If you’re looking to work for an organisation that truly makes a difference and provides a platform for job growth and security, see our current full-time, part-time and casual positions available.

Learn more

Positions vacant

Become a volunteer

Our volunteers help us in a variety of important ways. Some interact directly with patients, their families and visitors. Others are active behind the scenes and assist with fundraising, marketing or clerical support.

Find out more

Understand specific private hospital benefits

In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:

  • A rewards and recognition program where staff are recognised and gifted for going above and beyond in their everyday roles
  • Discounts for local businesses 
  • Regular staff health education forums
A Fitness Passport, allowing staff to access a wide range of local health and fitness suppliers
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Nursing programs
  • Subsidised access to Goodlife Health Clubs across Australia
  • An annual flu injection
  • Special banking and finance packages from the St Vincent’s Commonwealth Bank branch and fee-free banking with BankVic
  • A subsidy of $500 per annum for out-of-pocket expenses for staff who need hospital treatment and choose to be patients at our hospital. Conditions apply
  • A 10 per cent discount on purchases made at the hospital pharmacy
  • Subsidised car parking when you present your employee identification card. Work-related car parking can also be salary packaged.
  • Church Resources – A benefits portal for staff that provides exclusive discounts, offers and advantages on Apple products, health insurance, car hire, and home appliances and electrical equipment
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Nursing Programs
  • Subsidised access to Goodlife Health Clubs across Australia
  • An annual flu injection
  • Special banking and finance packages from the St Vincent’s Commonwealth Bank branch, and fee-free banking with BankVic
  • A subsidy of $500 per annum for out-of-pocket expenses for staff who need hospital treatment and choose to be treated at St Vincent’s Private Hospital East Melbourne (conditions apply)
  • A 10% discount on purchases made at the hospital pharmacy
  • Subsidised car parking when you present your employee identification card. Work-related car parking can also be salary packaged.
  • Church Resources – A benefits portal for staff that provides exclusive discounts, offers and advantages on Apple products, health insurance, car hire, and home appliances and electrical equipment

Our state of the art hospital draws on the talent of over 1000 professional and highly skilled staff who are committed to providing exceptional care.

Our remarkable people live our mission in every aspect of their work. Together, we aspire to realise excellence each day, ensuring our actions are also characterised by our core values of compassion, justice and integrity.

If you are looking for a new role, we provide opportunities across many areas of speciality, including cancer services, orthopaedics, maternity and women’s health, cardiology and more. 

We are also a teaching facility of the University of Sydney and co-located with Mater Clinic and Poche Centre (Melanoma Institute Australia).

Click here to view our employee benefits and job listings.

In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:

  • Free and onsite parking
  • Wellness program
  • Reward and recognition program
  • Discounted medical rates
  • Annual flu injection
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Discounted and onsite parking
  • Wellness program
  • Reward and recognition program
  • Discounted medical rates
  • Annual flu injection
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Private health insurance through Medibank – corporate rates available 
  • Membership to DEFCOM for savings on products and services from companies and businesses across Australia
  • An annual flu injection
  • Onsite parking
  • Reduced treatment rates for staff who seek treatment at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba
  • Bulk billed Queensland X-Ray (conditions apply)
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Nursing Programs 
  • Salary Packaging including mortgage and rental payments, meals and entertainment, vehicle leading options
  • An annual flu injection
  • SVPHM employee may be eligible to receive a 9% discount each month on Medibank corporate hospital and flexi extras cover
  • Fee-free banking with Bank Vic
  • A subsidy of $500 per annum ($250 per admission) for out-of pocket expenses for staff who need hospital treatment and choose to be patients in or hospital. Conditions apply.
  • Subsidised car-parking. Work-related car-parking can also be salary packaged. Conditions apply.
In addition to the staff benefits offered across all St Vincent’s Private Hospitals, we offer:
  • Nursing Programs
  • Subsidised access to Goodlife Health Clubs across Australia
  • An annual flu injection
  • Special banking and finance packages from the St Vincent’s Commonwealth Bank branch and fee-free banking with BankVic
  • A subsidy of $500 per annum for out-of-pocket expenses for staff who need hospital treatment and choose to be patients at our hospital. Conditions apply
  • A 10 per cent discount on purchases made at the hospital pharmacy
  • Free parking
  • Church Resources – A benefits portal for staff that provides exclusive discounts, offers and advantages on Apple products, health insurance, car hire, and home appliances and electrical equipment