Working with Us

If you are looking for challenging and diverse roles, opportunities to progress your career, a strong sense of community and great colleagues - all in the spectacular Victorian high country- then Mansfield District Hospital is a clear employer of choice.

We are always looking for people who are values driven, community focused, and people centered to join our team. As a rural health service, we offer a wide range of services including urgent care, hospital-based care, residential aged care, in-home support, primary and community care, outpatient services and more.

We work in partnership with local GPs, regional specialists, other health professionals, community services and community members to deliver high quality coordinated care. Our range of services offers our staff and volunteers diverse and rewarding opportunities.

Mansfield District Hospital is ISO 9001-2015 accredited and is an equal opportunity employer.

What we offer you

If you join our team, you’ll have the opportunity to experience diverse and challenging roles across a wide range of services, in different communities and service settings. Opportunities come with education, training and supervision to set you up to succeed.

We offer our people

  • Generous salary packaging- to boost your take home income.
  • Five weeks annual leave (pro-rata)- to support your work/life balance.
  • The stability of public sector employment- to give you security.
  • Relocation support including staff accommodation- to help you get settled.
  • Flexible work arrangements and options to purchase additional leave – to help you achieve personal and professional goals.
  • Career progression- to achieve your career goals (many of our leaders joined us early in their career).
  • Professional development and support to study- to reach your career dreams.
  • Employee Assistance Program- to support the mental and emotional wellbeing of you and your family.
  • Peer Support Program- to link you to wellness ideas and connect you to our trained Peer Support Responders.
  • Wellbeing and social activities- to keep you well, fit and having fun.

Graduate Nurse Laura


Kate’s career path to our Leadership Team

Mansfield District Hospital | Strategic Plan 2020-2024

We encourage you to read our 2020-2024 Strategic Plan to learn more about us.

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Our Vision

Healthy Communities, Trusted Healthcare

Our Values

We Deliver Great Care

We strive for the best health outcomes for people who use our services, and communities every time. Patients, residents, clients, their families and friends- our consumers- are at the centre or everything we do, and we consistently provide high-quality, safe and personalised care. We demonstrate empathy and kindness in every aspect of our care.

We Respect Each Other

We respect our peers, our consumers, our hospital and our environment. Care is delivered thoughtfully and with compassion. We are considerate of our consumers’ dignity and privacy, and our consumers trust and have confidence in our quality of care. We actively listen and act fairly, impartially and without judgement

We Work Together

We work as a cohesive team and feel connected to the work we do together. We maintain strong connections to our diverse communities in and outside of Mansfield. We work in collaboration with our partners to deliver exceptional care. We have honest and open conversations with our staff, consumers and the community.

We Empower Each Other

We support and trust each other to deliver an exceptional consumer experience. We give our consumers the information and resources they need to make considered and informed decisions about their health care. We continuously support our staff in their development and empower them to make decisions based on their best judgement.

Great Care @ MDH

We commit to ensuring every person who has contact with Mansfield District Hospital receives Great Care consistently and every time


The individual’s values, beliefs and ‘uniqueness’ guide all aspects of planning and delivery of care.


The right care is delivered in the right way and at the right time.


Care and information is received when needed, and in a coordinated way.


Avoidable harm is eliminated.

Mansfield & Surrounds

The Victorian high country is a spectacular place to live.

Manfield Shire encompasses the Mansfield township (home to around 9,500 people), a range of smaller, beautiful towns and villages, Mt Buller and Mt Stirling Alpine Resorts and Lake Eildon. Our region is an area of great beauty and with something for everyone.

Strong communities (our population is always growing) and thriving tourism brings with it a wide selection of services covering health and wellbeing, childcare, schools and adult education, entertainment, cafes, restaurants, pubs, gourmet foods and wineries, retail stores, sports and leisure, arts and crafts, outdoor adventures, community services and volunteering, and much more.

The Mansfield Shire website offers a range of visitor and resident information and interesting local information within their council plans. Places to see and things to do are further explored on visitor websites.

Want to work with us? See our current job vacancies.

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Do you have questions or like to know more? Call 03 5775 8800 and ask to speak with human resources or email us We’d love to hear from you.

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