2023 Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program

Job posted: 18/11/2022
Applications close: 04/12/2022 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Graduate, Nursing

Reference: 28598

Reference: 28598

Occupation: Graduate, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

2023 Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program

  • Permanent Part Time 0.8EFT.  Options available for extended program with reduced EFT for those completing the Bachelor of Nursing
  • Sites available: Angliss, Box Hill, Maroondah, Peter James Centre, Wantirna

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

This program will offer a welcoming environment to support newly graduated ENs in their transition from student to EN, offering 2 X 6 month rotations

Our Learning and Teaching team and clinical staff provide a supportive environment that encourages the development of clinical skills, reflective practice and a sense of professional identity and accountability. As a graduate you will be a key participant and contributor to change and innovation and we invite you to join us for an exciting year and future with Eastern Health.

Positions are available in general areas and Mental Health areas. Please select your preference in your application.

 Mental Health Ares Include: Adolescent, Adult or Aged Inpatient Units, CCU

 General: Areas include Acute (Medical, Surgical), Aged Medicine (Rehabilitation, GEM and Palliative Care), and Residential Aged Care.

About you

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current or close to attaining Enrolled Nurse AHPRA Registration (condition free) – by March 2023.

  • Developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Great communication and organisational skills

How to apply:

Please upload the following:


Include a table outlining your clinical placements (Placement tye eg Acute, subacute, mental Health, health service, clinical area, hours completed)

Relevant working experience, including volunteer expreience

Cover Letter

Addressed to Michelle Rutherford, Director Learning & Teaching Pre-Registration and Transition to Practice Programs

Nominate preferred stream (Mental health or General)

In your cover letter answer the following questions:

Why have you applied for the Eastern Health Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program and what qualities do you have that make you an ideal candidate for this position?

Academic transcript

Certified by a person authorised to certify documents in Victoria e.g. Pharmacist

Clinical Appraisals

Include the assessment scale and written assessment feedback (pLease note that clinical skills competency are not required).

PathwayAppriasal 1                                             Appraisal 2
GeneralAcuteSub acute
Mental HealthMental HealthAcute
Interest in both General and Mental HealthMental HealthAcute and sub acute appraisals uploaded as 1 document

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

2023 Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


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2023 Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program