Healthy workplace

We value the physical, mental and nutritional health of our community. That's why we're involved in initiatives promoting the importance of a healthy body, mind and lifestyle.

Our award winning health and wellbeing initiatives and programs and, our innovative sporting facilities, and a wide range of staff discounts make Monash a great place to work.

A brief summary of the programs and facilities we have available are listed below:

Physical Activity

  • Staff Wellbeing Activity Program (including pilates, boxing, yoga and others)
  • 10,000 Steps Challenge
  • Global Walk Run
  • Monash Sport Gym and Aquatics

Mental Health

  • Mindfulness and Mental Health Programs
  • On-campus counselling
  • Employee Assistance Program: 24 hour assistance for our staff and their families on work or personal matters
  • Manager assist :  a phone consulting service providing practical advice and support to supervisors and managers
  • Mental Health First Aid training: learn how to help someone with a mental health problem before seeking professional help


  • Healthy Cooking Classes
  • Diabetes Life! Workplace Program
  • On-line courses including Food as Medicine
  • Food switch app
  • Healthy catering guide for meetings and events

General Health

  • Health Checks
  • Ergonomics and computer use guides for optimal set up of desk and working spaces
  • Flu vaccination program
  • First Aid training and provisions
  • Smoke free Monash

We encourage you to learn about the full range of staff benefits available to you here at Monash.

Further information is available at

Welcome to the Monash team!