Registered Nurse - Early Career Transition Program

Job posted: 08/09/2021
Applications close: 22/09/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 32712

Reference: 32712

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

REGISTERED NURSES – Missed out on a graduate year? In the early stages of your career and looking for new opportunities? Open to learning and clinical experience in acute, emergency and COVID screening and vaccination clinics?

  • Take the next step in your career in a structured and supported professional development program

  • 64 hours per fortnight x multiple positions - offering two rotations to enhance your skills and development in our acute, emergency and public health nursing settings

  • Permanent RN positions offered following successful completion of the 12 month program

  • Program commencing 25th October 2021 

Why Bendigo

Well, it’s all about the lifestyle that is relaxed, has a strong sense of community and living affordability. In addition, Bendigo is experiencing an unprecedented economic and residential growth and infrastructure development. In Bendigo you will get the best of both (city and country) worlds from arts and entertainment, reputable educational institutions, state and national parklands, stunning architecture and several shopping & restaurant establishments, you’re sure to find anything that you’ll need to enhance your way of life.


Why Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is the leading healthcare provider in regional Victoria with more than 4500 staff and volunteers. We provide health care services to a population of over 306,000 people across the Loddon Mallee Region. Bendigo Health offers you a brand new facility, continued professional development, access to employee benefits and the opportunity to work with an organisation committed to continuous improvement, providing excellent community services and diverse and inclusive cultural values.

Staff Benefits

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Salary packaging (meals, entertainment and accommodation)

  • Well-being support through our Employee Assistance Program

  • Staff Immunisation Program

  • Gymnasium, hydrotherapy pool, exercise classes

  • Private health Insurance discounts

  • Social club discounts

Why work with us?

Bendigo Health is offering an opportunity for recently registered nurses to make the transition to professional practice through a structured and supported pathway. During your employment you will have the opportunity to rotate between clinical areas, providing the opportunity to consolidate and develop your clinical and professional competence, in line with the Registered Nurse standards for practice. You will participate in a professional development program specifically designed to support your transition to practice into a range of acute/emergency/public health settings of a large regional hospital.


How to apply

  • Read and follow the attached application checklist

  • Apply online before closing date 

  • Complete your personal details

  • Address the key selection criteria questions online. You will need to respond to the mandatory criteria listed which are the core requirements, knowledge and skills required for Bendigo Health’s Early Career Transition Program.  Please be aware of character limits for your answers

  • Upload all required documents (Please refer to application checklist)

  • Provide references(include position, organisation, reporting relationship, phone and email)

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

Registered Nurse - Early Career Transition Program

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Jodie White - (0427) 811 104
Claire Pertzel & Erin Broad - (0427) 811 104

Registered Nurse - Early Career Transition Program