The Graduate Nurse Program (GNP) aims to facilitate your transition from a novice nurse practitioner to a confident, competent registered nurse. During this program graduates are supported by the clinical expertise of her/his colleagues, Clinical Nurse Educators and Preceptors. It is a structured program of paid study days and debriefing sessions that focus on clinical decision-making, patient management and professional practice.
2022 GNP Information Booklet
53 weeks (2 x 6 month clinical rotations)
1 Corporate Orientation Day (Day 1)
Supernumerary days at commencement of each rotation
Four (4) structured paid study days
Additional two (2) paid professional development days
Regular debriefing sessions
Graduate specific education sessions
Located across three campuses, Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown
Assigned a ward preceptor to provide clinical support
Clinical Nurse Educators on each ward
Refer to the Graduate Information Booklet
As per Nurses (Victorian Health Services) Award
Part-time (4 days/week) - 5 days annual leave
Permanent ongoing employment contracts offered
GNP Information Sessions:
Applications are currently closed.
Applications will open mid-2021 for the 2022 Graduate Nurse Program. Click: http://westernhealth.mercury.com.au/
Applicants will be required to Register via PMCV Computer Match.
In addition to your PMCV application an electronic application to Western Health must also be submitted.
Interview dates for 2022 GNP will be posted here