Position Details
Reference Number 18201
Position Title Graduate Nurse Program 2018 (Nursing Stream)
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Location Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH)
Hours per fortnight 2112.00
Position Summary

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is a 289 bed hospital and is the largest regional hospital in Gippsland providing a comprehensive range of health care services including acute, sub-acute, ambulatory care, aged and mental health care services along with community based mental health services. 

We are currently seeking Registered Nurses to enter the Graduate Nurse Program in 2018. The Graduate Nurse Program offers a dynamic and well-structured graduate experience in a progressive, friendly supportive environment.

The Program offers three 4-month rotations over a 12 month period, with all Graduates commencing in a Medical, Surgical or Rehabilitation Unit. A second rotation will be in one of the following: Medical/Surgical, Medical/Palliative, or Orthopaedic. A third rotation will be in a specialty unit. Specialty units include chemotherapy, critical care, dialysis, emergency, the health independence program (HIP), hospital in the home (HITH), mental health, or the operating suite.

Applicants must be registered by the start of the program with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Participants in previous Graduate Programs are ineligible to apply.

The positions will be filled on fixed term part time basis, with intakes commencing 29 January and 14 May 2018.
There are good opportunities for ongoing employment and career development beyond the Graduate Program.

Applicants must apply on-line by 21 July 2017 through the Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria Nurse Computer Match website, as well as on-line directly to the Latrobe Regional Hospital website. Three Recent Clinical Appraisals and the Application Document are to be attached as part of the application. It is desirable that applicants address the Selection Criteria as outlined in the on-line position advertisement.


Applicants who are ineligible to apply through Nurse Computer Match may still apply by completing the on-line application through the hospital website.


For further information please contact Jennie Wood, Graduate Nurse & Midwifery Program Coordinator on (03) 5173 8598 or (03) 5173 8564.


The successful applicant will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.


Latrobe Regional Hospital supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. The hospital encourages all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful appointment will be based on merit and satisfactorily passing a Police Check and Working With Children’s Check. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831.


Contact Person Jennie Wood
Contact Number 0351738598
Contact Email jwood@lrh.com.au
Alternate Contact Person Elise Luders
Alternate Contact Number 0351738502
Alternate Contact Email eluders@lrh.com.au
Closing Date 21/07/2017
Position Description
Graduate Nurse_Midwife Program - May 2017.pdf Open
Application Form 2018.pdf Open