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Northern Rivers Graduate Nurse Program – Boort District Health Option

Program overview

This is a 52-week program commencing January 27th 2021.

The program consists of 52 weeks at Boort District Health (BDH).

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

Experience gained at BDH includes Aged Care, Acute and exposure to Urgent Care Centre.

Exposure to other specialty areas can be gained by the option of Professional Development days at Echuca Regional Health.

The graduate program is designed to help the Graduate Nurse to transition from student to Registered Nurse and to provide consolidation of nursing knowledge and skills whilst using a holistic approach to the delivery of nursing care.

Support

  • Access to Elearning programs
  • Accommodation available at ERH
  • Clinical and non-clinical staff
  • Graduate Nurse Coordinator
  • Internal in-service programs
  • Orientation time
  • Paid Professional Development days
  • Supernumerary time

Information sessions

Zoom facilitated information sessions.

Available every Tuesday in May from 1100-1200hrs.

Also available in June and July at times to suit students.

Interested candidates are encouraged to email Jodie Watson jwatson@erh.org.au for a link and password for zoom sessions, for more information or to suggest a time in June or July.

Key dates

Register with Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) Allocation and Placement Service (APS) from Monday 13 July 2020 to Monday 3 August 2020

Application to Health Services by Wednesday 5 August 2020.

PMCV closing date for change of preferences Friday 25 September 2020.

PMCV match results available via email and login Monday 19 October 2020.

 

How to apply

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

https://allocations.pmcv.com.au/

Registration opens on Monday 13 July 2020 and closes on Monday 3 August 2020.

List Northern Rivers Graduate Nurse Boort District Health Option as a preference.

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

Submit application directly to the Echuca Regional Health Careers Website and choose Northern Rivers Graduate Nurse Program Boort District Health option. Click here to visit the careers website.

Documents required for application

Cover letter (1 page)

Curriculum Vitae: please include a list of dates and organisations where placements have been undertaken during Undergraduate Studies.

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

Police Check for 2020.

Working with Children Check.

Two Clinical Placement Reports:  We require the entire document preferably from an acute placement in final year. We understand that you may not have completed 2 final year placements so please forward a second-year placement report from an acute placement if needed.

Selection criteria response (brief).


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