Northeast Health Wangaratta

Graduate Nurse Program 2022

Applications for the NHW 2022 Graduate Nurse program are now open.

Positions Available:

  • General Nursing (22 positions available)
  • Double Degree Nursing/Midwifery (2 positions available)
  • Double Degree Nursing/Paramedicine (1 position available)

Position Type: Part Time, Fixed term (2 year contract)
Hours: 64 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2580
Contact: Belinda Dunbar
Phone: 03 5722 5825 /

Building on our culture of valuing lifelong learning, Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) aims to provide Registered Nurse Graduates with opportunities to fulfil their professional goals by becoming resilient, competent and reflective clinicians.

NHW collaborate with a number of Central Hume Health Services to facilitate a Registered Nurse Graduate Program aimed at building a strong and resilience workforce, which offers:

  • A Graduate oriented professional development program, targeting the learning needs of Registered Nurses as they transition to practice
  • Unit based Clinical Support Nurses providing support to Graduates in the clinical environment
  • Four six-month rotations over two years, which may include an intra-hospital rotation within the Central Hume collaboration
  • Ongoing dedicated education and support during the second year of practice

Applying for the role:

Applications for the following 2022 NHW Graduate Nurse program open on Monday 7 June 2021

  • General Nursing (22 positions available)
  • Double Degree Nursing/Midwifery (2 positions available)
  • Double Degree Nursing/Paramedicine (1 position available)

To apply for a Graduate Nurse position at Northeast Health Wangaratta, Graduates must be registered with Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) and meet the essential criteria for PMCV computer match

Individual and group interviews will be conducted online for all positions.

Applications must include all documents listed below:

  1. Letter of application
  2. Completed NHW Employment Statutory Declaration: Application for Employment Form.pdf
  3. Current CV, including:
    1. placement history
    2.  2 professional/clinical referees (via PMCV portal), i.e. clinical placement facilitator, a manager from current healthcare-related workplace (if relevant)
  4. Most recent academic transcript with results legend, including academic transcripts for previous nursing qualifications (i.e. Enrolled Nurse)
  5. Passport sized photograph
  6. Two most recent ACUTE full clinical placement reports – must be inclusive of interim and final reports & may include 2nd or 3rd year reports  (Aged Care, Mental Health & Community placement reports will NOT be accepted)

For more information visit Nurse Graduate Program or email

How to submit your application:

  1. Your application must be submitted before 5.00 pm on Friday, 9 July 2021
  2. All applications should to addressed to: Graduate Programs Coordinator
  3. Submit applications to (or via post to Human Resources Department, Northeast Health Wangaratta PO BOX 386, Wangaratta, 3676)

Position Description:
PD – 2022 RN Grad Program

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