Cancer care

Postgraduate Program information

Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing

Monash Health provides more than 1.5 million residents of southern Melbourne with access to world leading cancer treatment.  Our cancer patients receive comprehensive and collaborative care along their treatment journey.  Our cancer care extends across a variety of settings, inpatient, clinical trials and ambulatory settings, which provide our nursing staff a range of opportunities to work in their area of specialist interest.

Course Synopsis

The Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing, offered by the University of Melbourne, in partnership with Monash Health, develops the nurses’ capacity to provide the highest level of cancer care.  The course allows participants to develop sound understanding of theory and scientific advances that underpin the comprehensive care and management of people affected by cancer.  The course encourages the application of knowledge to enhance clinical practice using evidence-based approaches to complex cancer care.

University Partnerships

Strong partnerships with The University of Melbourne. For more course information head to the following sites:

Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing – The University of Melbourne

Nurses play a critical role in cancer care. The Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing will develop your capacity to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and provide the highest level of cancer care.

Selection Criteria

  • Employment at Monash Health
  • Is suitable accordingly to the university applicant criteria

Program Enquiries

Clare Jeans – Clinical Nurse Educator


Jacqui Jeffery – Clinical Education Coordinator

0472 861 027

What Next

If this sounds like you, we have a number of opportunities across the organisation and welcome your application.

If you are successful you will participate in a 7 day  rotating roster.

Please click on the link below to apply:

Registered Nurse/Midwife – Post Graduate Opportunities

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful and what a great way to move into a specialised career in nursing with this amazing opportunity at Monash Health