Graduate Enrolled Nurse Program - Mental Health

Job posted: 17/03/2020
Applications close: 31/03/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Graduate, Nursing

Reference: 21093

Reference: 21093

Occupation: Graduate, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Graduate Enrolled Nurse Program 2020 - Mental Health -Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

Part Time: 0.8 EFT (64 hours per fortnight)

In 2020, we are proud to offer the inaugural Eastern Health Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program. Our Transition to Practice Program is progressive, responsive and innovative. We use the latest evidence to develop our program study days together with regular feedback from our graduates. We support and facilitate the development of a well prepared, high quality, safe nursing workforce committed to improving health outcomes.

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.

How to Apply:
Please upload the following:

  • CV

    • 2 Pages

    • Outline your clinical placements (specialty, hours, health service)

    • Relevant working experience 

  • Cover Letter

    • 1 Page

    • Addressed to Emma Davis, Associate Program Director of Transition to Practice Programs

    • Outlining your reasons for applying to Eastern Health and the Mental Health Program

    • Examples of how you demonstrate Eastern Health values in your current role

  • Academic transcript

    • Certified by a person authorised to certify documents in Victoria eg. Pharmacist

  • Two clinical appraisals

    • Include the assessment scale

    • Include written assessment feedback

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Current Enrolled Nurse AHPRA Registration

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

The Eastern Health Enrolled Nurse Graduate Program will commence in May 2020. Only applicants who have current Enrolled Nurse AHPRA Registration will be considered.

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

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!

For full details refer to the attached Position Description and direct all enquiries to the contact person listed.

All appointments to positions are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.

You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

Please submit all applications online.

Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

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

Graduate Enrolled Nurse Program - Mental Health

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Jessica Naqqash - (03) 9895 4962
Sarah Wong - (03) 9895 3505

Graduate Enrolled Nurse Program - Mental Health