For nurses and midwives

Start with us

Epworth HealthCare is Victoria’s largest not-for-profit private hospital group, renowned for excellence in diagnosis, treatment, care and rehabilitation at 10 sites and hospitals across Melbourne and Geelong.

Epworth HealthCare has established highly sought after graduate programs; and provides an extensive range of postgraduate educational opportunities for nursing staff, in collaboration with major universities.

To find out why you should start your nursing or midwifery career with us, or if you have any questions, email our Group Manager Early Years.

Read further information on education opportunities at Epworth.

Graduate Support Program

Applications for the 2024 Graduate Support Programs are open NOW until 9th July 2023.

Read about information sessions and hospital tours, FAQs and applications for Registered Nurse, Mental Health Nurse, Registered Midwife and Perioperative Nurse graduate programs.

Work with us

Your journey with Epworth will see you develop in a direction of your choice as you step up, step down or step across. You will have access to a large range of options for career development and diversification, education, skills training and leadership pathways.

  • A range of scholarship, education and research opportunities
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ability to purchase additional leave
  • Paid parental leave program that is on top of the government parental leave
  • Salary packaging benefits of up to $15,900 p.a.
  • Zero or reduced out-of-pocket expenses for health services at Epworth
  • Discounted private health insurance
  • Latest in evidence-based medicine to pioneer innovative treatments and services
  • Sponsorship available for the right candidate
  • Support to help you relocate from interstate or from overseas

Contact us

Epworth Medical Foundation


As an Epworth employee apply for up to $10,000 to invest in your development.

Elevate your skillset, expand your potential and innovate patient care through a number of education and development opportunities for Epworth employees.

Grow with us

At Epworth, we recognise that to achieve our vision of being the best, we need to work with the best.

We offer our nurses and midwives numerous educational, leadership and professional development opportunities to help develop their career.

At Epworth, you have the option to self-direct your learning by enrolling in online and face-to-face courses, or take part in research opportunities that interest you and form part of your professional development plan.

Your Epworth career will open doors for you. From clinical to management to soft skills, across graduate, post-graduate, professional and personal development, it’s all up to you.

Grow with us

Education and training

Epworth HealthCare is committed to the professional development of our nurses and midwives and has established highly sought after graduate programs.

Epworth also provides an extensive range of postgraduate educational opportunities for nursing staff, in collaboration with major universities.