Graduate Nurse

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

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Colac-Otway

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Colac Area Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 16491

Reference: 16491

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Colac-Otway

Graduate Nurse Program 


The Aim 

To provide the graduate nurse with a supported year in a dynamic health service to facilitate the transition from tertiary student to a confident and competent Registered Nurse.

Program Structure

  • Commences Monday 23 January 2023

  • 5 positions available

  • 52 week program

  • 0.8 EFT

Clinical Placements

Three rotations in areas such as:

                Acute Ward, Community Nursing, Urgent Care Centre, Residential Aged Care, Perioperative Services

Supernumerary elective week placement in areas such as:

                Midwifery, Family Services, Community Nursing, Haemodialysis, Perioperative Services, Mental Health

Salary and Conditions

Salary is in accordance with Nurses and Midwives - Victorian Public Sector EBA, Salary Packaging is available.

Colac Area Health provides services to staff, such as the social club, employee assistance program, immunisation and smoking cessation.

Colac Area Health is committed to providing employment opportunities and career pathways for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and all people of diverse backgrounds.  We aim to provide culturally safe interviews, as part of this we encourage candidates to request support for interview if required.  This request can be made to the panel chair when you are invited to Interview.

Application Process

Apply to nursing Computer Match by Friday 8 July, 2022, listing Colac Area Health as your preferred option. Apply to Colac Area Health as per the application requirements.

Application Requirements

A cover letter stating why you wish to participate in the graduate nurse program at Colac Area Health,  A concise resume (no more than 3 pages) outlining relevant experience and three professional referees, Two recent clinical evaluations (certified copies), Recent official transcript of results with key of result codes (certified copies)

When registering with Mercury on line please ensure you include a recent photograph in your profile.

The successful applicants will be required to undertake a Victorian Police Check and complete a Statutory Declaration as per the Aged Care Principles prior to commencement of employment. Some positions will also require a WWC Check.

 We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Graduate Nurse

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Erika Nash - 03 52325377
Ronan O'Sullivan - 03 52325378

Graduate Nurse