More than just work

A range of on-site services are available at our campuses. Depending on your work location, this may include on-site gym, pool, bookshop, childcare, health service, food outlets, bank, post office, Oxfam etc.

Staff can participate in cycling, yoga, pilates, aerobics and other classes before work, during lunchtime and after work at our Clayton, Caulfield and Peninsula campuses.


We offer a range of competitive salaries, which we negotiate under the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. Salaries are subject to annual incremental increases for most staff.


You'll typically receive superannuation contributions of either 9.5 per cent or 17 per cent, depending on your tenure and fraction of appointment. Find out more about our policy.

Salary packaging

A range of salary packaging options are available to you, including superannuation, laptops, gym membership and Monash University childcare centre fees.

Car leasing

Novated car leasing is also available to eligible staff.


A wide range of leave options are available to you. A voluntary reduced working year scheme is also available if you wish to extend your leave options.

Staff development and learning

We have a strong commitment to staff development and learning.

You can also apply for reimbursement of study fees and study leave, if you do an approved course that is relevant and beneficial to your role and career. See the Staff Professional Development Procedure.

Library access

As a staff member you have full access to extensive libraries and learning materials through the Monash University Library.

Recognition of prior service

Your prior service at other Australian Universities or the public service, CSIRO and other institutions may be recognised for long service leave and other personal leave.

Supporting parents at work

We are committed to supporting staff with caring responsibilities. We provide generous parental leave options and have a range of policies to promote workplace flexibility.

We have on campus childcare centres as well as parenting facilities.

Parents and carers can further benefit from attending workshops on managing transition to and from parental leave, including sessions for partners, irrespective of their gender.

Supporting LGBTIQA+ Staff

We recognise and celebrate the rich diversity of our community at Monash, including our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, queer and questioning (LGBTIQA+) staff.

To cultivate an inclusive culture, Monash operates the Ally Network and have over 200 Allies among our staff, including HR staff. Resources surrounding LGBTIQA+ Staff Inclusion can be accessed via Staff Diversity and Inclusion unit.

Our partner organisations understand the importance we place on inclusive practice -  their services and products are inclusive of LGBTIQ staff, their partners and families (e.g Bupa, Medibank Private, UniSuper).

Parking and transport

Parking arrangements vary depending on where you work, but most locations have on-campus permit parking. You can also salary package your parking fees.

Free shuttle buses run between campuses, and there are many public transport options to choose from.

We also support staff cycling to work with bike parking facilities and a bike arrival station at Clayton Campus.

Health, wellbeing and occupational health and safety

We strive to provide a healthy and safe work environment for staff and we have a dedicated unit to promote a proactive safety culture within the University. We encourage our staff to pursue a healthy balance between work, family and other commitments. The Wellbeing at Monash program promotes a healthy work-life balance using a holistic approach – mind, body, spirit and community.

Staff discounts

You're eligible for various discounts on consumer products, including health insurance.

Monash Club

The Monash Club provides a vibrant, social, multi-purpose place to relax, meet, dine and/or work.

Open weekdays from 8am for current and previous staff, Higher Degree Research (HDR) candidates, alumni and their guests. No membership fees apply.

Sport at Monash

We have a wide range of sporting facilities and services, and participate in a number of major sporting events each year. TeamMONASH comprises students, staff, alumni, friends and family, who come together to represent us.

Take advantage of our 7-day free trial.

Environmental sustainability

We aim to practice and promote environmental sustainability within the local, national and international community. We have a wide range of initiatives to support environmental sustainability, including an aim to become carbon neutral.