2023 Graduate Midwifery/Nurse Program (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 06/06/2022
Applications close: 08/07/2022 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1635824

Reference: VG/1635824

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria’s Great South Coast.To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

Applications for South West Healthcare's 2023 Graduate Midwifery/Nurse Program (GM/NP) are now open!

About our 2023 GM/NP

We believe in providing a highly supportive environment for all Graduate Midwives/Nurses that encourages professional development and excellence in nursing care.  Our aim is to provide clinical structured support during the transition from student to Registered Midwife/Nurse, whilst encouraging self-directed learning. 

This program commencing from February 2023 offers the opportunity for you to consolidate and apply theoretical knowledge by developing skills in a variety of settings. The program comprises of 6 months rotations in the Midwifery Unit and another acute area. Graduate Midwives/Nurses have the option to work either full or part time hours (a minimum 64 hours per fortnight) to support work/life balance. Contracts for this program will be available for 2 years, with opportunities to apply for ongoing employment.

All our GM/NP positions are subject to the state-wide Computer Matching process, conducted by the Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV). All public health Graduate Nurse positions are allocated in Victoria through this Computer Matching Service. To be eligible for our GM/NP you must have a current residential address within Victoria. Graduates of interstate Universities or full-fee paying Victoria graduates can still apply for a limited number of places. Refer to PMCV guidelines and website for full details at www.pmcv.com.au

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

How to apply

To be eligible for these positions you must have completed a double degree in both Nursing and Midwifery.

All applicants must apply through both PMCV and South West Healthcare's website by following the links to Careers and Volunteers and must include:

  1. One page Cover Letter addressed to Gaynor Stevenson (Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery) indicating why you would like to undertake a Graduate Midwifery/ Nurse Program at South West Healthcare
  2. Curriculum Vitae/Resume (maximum two pages), including one clinical placement referee and one non-clinical employee referee
  3. Copy of your academic transcript to date (including grading key)
  4. Copy of two most recent acute clinical placement assessments
  5. Copy of passport styled photograph of applicant

A position description can be found at our website under Careers.

Personal interviews will be conducted with shortlisted applicants the week of 15August 2022 in Warrnambool.

Applications will close on Friday 8 July 2022.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024

2023 Graduate Midwifery/Nurse Program (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Jen Sheen (Midwifery Educator) | (03) 5564 4055 or email jsheen@swh.net.au

2023 Graduate Midwifery/Nurse Program (As per advertisement)