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Echuca Regional Health Registered Nurse/ Registered Midwife Graduate Program

Program Overview

This is a 52-week program commencing January 24th 2022

1 position at 0.8 EFT (8 days per fortnight).

Rotations are offered in Maternity and Surgical Units.

This program is designed to assist with transition from student to Registered Nurse /Registered Midwife and to provide consolidation of knowledge and skills whilst using a holistic approach to the delivery of nursing care.

Support Offered

  • Access to Elearning programs
  • Accommodation available on site
  • Clinical Nurse Educators
  • Clinical Support Nurses
  • Clinical and non-clinical staff
  • Graduate Nurse Coordinator
  • Internal in-service programs
  • Orientation time
  • Paid Professional Development days
  • Simulation sessions
  • Supernumerary time

Information Sessions

Zoom facilitated information sessions are offered on:

Wednesday May 5th 1100-1200

Wednesday May 26th 1100-1200

Wednesday June 9th 1100-1200

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Jodie Watson for link and password or for more information.

How to Apply

Register with Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) Allocation and Placement Service (APS)

List Echuca Regional Health Graduate Nurse / Graduate Midwife Program as a preference.

Nominate 2 referees. Provide name, position, email and phone contact details of each referee.

Submit application via the Echuca Regional Health Website and choose Echuca Regional Health Graduate Nurse / Graduate Midwife Program.

Click here to visit the careers website.

Key Selection Criteria

KSC1 Sound level of knowledge and skill relating to nursing care and the clinical environment appropriate to the position.

KSC2 Commitment to ongoing learning and the ability to accept constructive feedback and appropriate direction.

KSC3 Ability to set goals and objective and meet deadlines as required.

KSC4 Commitment to working as part of a team and the ability to work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team.

KSC5 Commitment to completing all requirements of the graduate nurse program continuing professional development.

KSC 6 Knowledge of contemporary nursing issues, trends and research.

KSC7 Commitment to quality assurance and quality improvement activities.

Documents required for application

Cover letter (1 page)

Curriculum Vitae: please include list of placements undertaken during Undergraduate Studies. Please include organisation and dates.

Academic Transcript: we understand that this will not yet be complete.

Police Check for 2021

Working with Children Check.

Clinical Placement Reports:  we require the entire document. Please provide one report from Nursing and one from Midwifery, preferably from Acute placements in final year. We understand that you may not have completed 2 final year placements so please forward a third-year placement report if needed.

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