2023 Graduate Nurse Program - BRHS

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!
Job Details

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1677334
Closing Date: 26-Feb-2023
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Graduate Nurse - BRHS Program - Nov 2022.docx.pdf (PDF, 571KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kate Roberts, Graduate Nurse Program Coordinator
03 5150 3617

Position Details

Due to additional vacancies, we are inviting further applications to join our Graduate Nurse Program in 2023.  This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a highly supportive program that will enable you to consolidate and grow your nursing skills.  Applications are encouraged from all recently graduated nurses including those who have trained overseas.

Our Program:

BRHS offers a single Graduate Nurse Program with this program being specific to BRHS and providing the opportunity to consolidate practice in various areas in the clinical setting, including Gippsland Lakes Complete Health (GLCH) in Lakes Entrance.

  • 12 month program commencing in 2023
  • Fixed term, part-time role, 64.0 hours per fortnight
  • 2 x 6 month rotational positions throughout the hospital
  • Rotations are available in; Medical/Surgical, Medical/Palliative/Paediatrics, Rehabilitation and Aged care. Specialty rotations are available in; Dialysis, Emergency, Midwifery (dual degree graduates only), Medical Imaging and Perioperative areas with the opportunity to indicate your preference.

Read our full program brochure at www/brhs.com.au/careers/employment-programs/graduate-nurse-program/

Why Choose a Graduate Program at BRHS:

We offer a personalised learning program supported by experienced health professionals who are dedicated to seeing you grow and succeed in your graduate year.

  • Our goal is for you to acquire experience and knowledge within a supportive environment, enabling you to become a competent, confident, accountable and professional health care practitioner.
  • We aim to equip our graduate nurses with the skills and confidence to successfully initiate known theory with practice within the health care setting.
  • You will be encouraged to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills throughout the program and into your career.  
  • You will receive regular study days and education sessions and be assigned a preceptor to support your induction and development
  • Future opportunities exists at the completion of your Graduate year with a Transition Program currently available for Year 2 nurses to apply for.

How to Apply:

Submit your application online directly to BRHS at www.brhs.com.au and include:

  • A letter of application outlining why you wish to participate in this program
  • Responses to the key selection criteria – Skills, knowledge and attributes listed in the position description
  • Resume including contact details of 2 clinical referees
  • Certified Academic Transcripts
  • Certified copies of your last 2 clinical appraisals (one must be 3rd year), excluding mental health

 A closing date no longer applies to this role, applications will be reviewed as received.

Interested? For more information contact Graduate Nurse Program Coordinator, Kate Roberts on (03) 5150 3617. 

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